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Welcome to Angleton ...

The city of Angleton is located in Brazoria County<1> and is the County Seat for Brazoria County.

The location of Angleton has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Angleton has a population of 19,431 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Angleton.

Angleton is near sea level<4>.

Time Zone: Angleton lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Angleton lies within the (979) area code.

The ZIP codes for Angleton: 77515-77516<5>

Websites for Angleton ...

Official Website: www.angleton.tx.us/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Angleton had an population of 19,431 people. This is an increase of 3.02% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 7.18% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Angleton had a population of 18,862 people (or 6.02% of the total population of Brazoria County). This makes Angleton the county's 4th most populous community.

The population of Angleton represents 0.08% of the population of Texas (which has 25,145,561 people), making it the state's 127th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 18,862 people, the population of Angleton increased 4.04% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 18,130 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Angleton.

Communities Also Named Angleton ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Angleton - it's located in Indiana.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Angleton.

Communities near Angleton ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Angleton.

  • Lake Jackson [Brazoria County]
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    • Lake Jackson [Brazoria County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the south of Angleton
    • Estimated population in 2019: 27,220 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lake Jackson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lake Jackson
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lake Jackson<7>
  • Alvin [Brazoria County]
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    • Alvin [Brazoria County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the northeast of Angleton
    • Estimated population in 2019: 26,723 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Alvin have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alvin
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Alvin<7>
  • Freeport [Brazoria County]
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    • Freeport [Brazoria County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the south of Angleton
    • Estimated population in 2019: 12,136 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Freeport have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Freeport
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Freeport<7>
  • Clute [Brazoria County]
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    • Clute [Brazoria County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the south of Angleton
    • Estimated population in 2019: 11,690 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clute have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clute
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clute<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Richwood [Brazoria County]
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      • Richwood [Brazoria County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the south of Angleton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,988 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Richwood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Richwood
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Richwood<7>
    • West Columbia [Brazoria County]
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      • West Columbia [Brazoria County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the west of Angleton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,830 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Columbia
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for West Columbia<7>
    • Sweeny [Brazoria County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sweeny
      • Sweeny [Brazoria County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the southwest of Angleton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,717 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sweeny
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sweeny<7>
    • Brazoria [Brazoria County]
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      • Brazoria [Brazoria County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the southwest of Angleton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,056 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brazoria
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brazoria<7>
    • Jones Creek [Brazoria County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jones Creek
      • Jones Creek [Brazoria County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the south of Angleton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,077 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jones Creek
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jones Creek<7>
    • Danbury [Brazoria County]
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      • Danbury [Brazoria County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the northeast of Angleton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,760 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Danbury have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Danbury
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Danbury<7>

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Angleton. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Angleton.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Angleton. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Angleton.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Angleton. See our Newspapers Page for Angleton.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Angleton ...

Looking for more information about Angleton? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Angleton, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Angleton.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Texas

About Brazoria County

About Texas

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Angleton: www.angleton.tx.us/

The official website for Brazoria County: www.brazoria-county.com/

The official website for State of Texas: https://texas.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Texas' counties, including Brazoria, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Angleton.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Angleton - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Angleton). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Angleton or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

Our list of ZIP Codes for Angleton includes: 77515 & 77516.
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Angleton) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Angleton. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Angleton

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Angleton. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 29.1684, Longitude: -95.4280       In this case, the coordinates for Angleton have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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