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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 2018, Angleton has a population of 19,565 people<3> (see below for details).

Angleton is near sea level<4>.

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

The area code for Angleton: (979)

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

Websites for Angleton ...

Official Website: www.angleton.tx.us/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Angleton had an population of 19,565 people. This is an increase of 3.73% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 7.92% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Angleton had a population of 18,862 people (which is 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 total 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 (with 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]
    • 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 our Gazetteer entry for Lake Jackson
    • Lake Jackson [Brazoria County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the south of Angleton
    • Estimated population for 2018: 27,533 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lake Jackson
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lake Jackson
  • Alvin [Brazoria County]
    • 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 our Gazetteer entry for Alvin
    • Alvin [Brazoria County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the northeast of Angleton
    • Estimated population for 2018: 26,827 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alvin
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Alvin
  • Freeport [Brazoria County]
    • 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 our Gazetteer entry for Freeport
    • Freeport [Brazoria County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the south of Angleton
    • Estimated population for 2018: 12,195 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Freeport
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Freeport
  • Clute [Brazoria County]
    • 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 our Gazetteer entry for Clute
    • Clute [Brazoria County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the south of Angleton
    • Estimated population for 2018: 11,682 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clute
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clute
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Richwood [Brazoria County]
      • 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 our Gazetteer entry for Richwood
      • Richwood [Brazoria County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the south of Angleton
      • Estimated population for 2018: 3,949 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Richwood
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Richwood
    • West Columbia [Brazoria County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for West Columbia
      • West Columbia [Brazoria County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the west of Angleton
      • Estimated population for 2018: 3,883 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Columbia
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for West Columbia
    • Sweeny [Brazoria County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sweeny have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sweeny
      • Sweeny [Brazoria County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the southwest of Angleton
      • Estimated population for 2018: 3,743 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sweeny
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sweeny
    • Brazoria [Brazoria County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brazoria have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brazoria
      • Brazoria [Brazoria County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the southwest of Angleton
      • Estimated population for 2018: 3,112 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brazoria
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brazoria
    • Jones Creek [Brazoria County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jones Creek have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • 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 for 2018: 2,106 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jones Creek
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jones Creek
    • Danbury [Brazoria County]
      • 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 our Gazetteer entry for Danbury
      • Danbury [Brazoria County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the northeast of Angleton
      • Estimated population for 2018: 1,772 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Danbury
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Danbury

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 ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for 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' 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, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Angleton. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: 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).






















 

 

 

 

 


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