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Brazoria, Texas

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The location of Brazoria

Welcome to Brazoria ...

The city of Brazoria is located in Brazoria County.

The location of Brazoria has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Brazoria has a population of 3,112 people<2> (see below for details).

Brazoria is near sea level<3>.

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

The area code for Brazoria: (979)

The ZIP code for Brazoria: 77422<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Brazoria had a population of 3,019 people. This makes Brazoria the county's 11th most populous community.

The population of Brazoria represents 0.01% of the population of Texas (which has 25,145,561 people), making it the state's 458th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 3,019 people, the population of Brazoria increased 8.32% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 2,787 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Brazoria had an population of 3,112 people. This is an increase of 3.08% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 11.66% since the 2000 Census).

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

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Brazoria. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Brazoria. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Brazoria. Our list includes 9 papers.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Brazoria:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Brazoria ...

Looking for more information about Brazoria? 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 Brazoria, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Brazoria.

Communities near Brazoria ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Lake Jackson   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the East (E) of Brazoria

Angleton   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Brazoria

Freeport   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Brazoria

Clute   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East (E) of Brazoria

Richwood   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East (E) of Brazoria

West Columbia   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Brazoria

Sweeny   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of Brazoria

Jones Creek   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Brazoria

Danbury   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Brazoria

Holiday Lakes   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North (N) of Brazoria

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Brazoria.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Brazoria. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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Footnotes ...

<1>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.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Brazoria.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Brazoria - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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 Brazoria). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Brazoria or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Brazoria) 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 Brazoria. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Brazoria

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Brazoria. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 29.0455, Longitude: -95.5668     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Brazoria have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






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