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Deer Park, Texas

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The location of Deer Park

Welcome to Deer Park ...

The city of Deer Park is located in Harris County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Deer Park has a population of 33,891 people<2> (see below for details).

Deer Park is 30 feet [9 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Area Codes for Deer Park: (281)<4>, (713) & (832)

The ZIP code for Deer Park: 77536<5>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Deer Park had a population of 32,010 people. This makes Deer Park the county's 5th most populous community.

The population of Deer Park represents 0.13% of the population of Texas (which has 25,145,561 people), making it the state's 91st most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 32,010 people, the population of Deer Park increased 12.24% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 28,520 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Deer Park had an population of 33,891 people. This is an increase of 5.88% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 18.83% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Deer Park.

Communities near Deer Park ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Deer Park and not the distance as if you drove.<6>.

Community   2017
Baytown   [Map]   76,804   NE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Dickinson   [Map]   20,359   S   16 miles [25.7 km]
Friendswood   [Map]   39,839   S   13 miles [20.9 km]
Houston   [Map]   2,312,717   W   17 miles [27.4 km]
League City   [Map]   104,903   S   13 miles [20.9 km]
Pearland   [Map]   119,940   SW   15 miles [24.1 km]

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

Communities Also Named Deer Park ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 31 communities that are also named Deer Park - they are located in Alabama, British Columbia, California (2), Colorado, Florida (2), Illinois (2), Indiana, Louisiana, Maryland (6), Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Ontario, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Virginia (2), Washington and Wisconsin.

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

See 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 Deer Park. 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 Deer Park. 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 Deer Park.

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

Websites for Deer Park ...

Official Website:
Chamber of Commerce:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Deer Park ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Texas

About Harris County

About Texas

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Deer Park:

The official website for Harris County:

The official website for State of Texas:

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.

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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Deer Park.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Deer Park - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>Of the area codes for Deer Park, area code (281, 832) is an overlay.

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<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 Deer Park). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Deer Park or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Deer Park) 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 Deer Park. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Deer Park

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Deer Park. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 29.6896, Longitude: -95.1152     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Deer Park have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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