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Welcome to Laguna Vista ...

The coastal town of Laguna Vista is located on the Gulf Coast.

Laguna Vista is located in Cameron County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Laguna Vista: Laguna Vis.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Laguna Vista has a population of 3,176 people<3> (see below for details).

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

The community of Laguna Vista is near sea level<4>.

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

Laguna Vista is located in the (956) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Laguna Vista had an population of 3,176 people. This is an increase of 1.89% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 91.56% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Laguna Vista had a population of 3,117 people. This makes Laguna Vista the county's 8th most populous community.

The population of Laguna Vista represents 0.01% of the total population of Texas (which has 25,145,561 people), making it the state's 443rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 3,117 people, the population of Laguna Vista increased 88% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,658 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Laguna Vista.

Communities Also Named Laguna Vista ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Texas communities named Laguna Vista: This one is located in Cameron County and the other is located in Burnet County.

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

Communities near Laguna Vista ...

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

  • Brownsville [Cameron County]
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    • Brownsville [Cameron County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southwest of Laguna Vista
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 183,428 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brownsville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brownsville<6>
  • Los Fresnos [Cameron County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Los Fresnos
    • Los Fresnos [Cameron County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the west of Laguna Vista
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,826 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Los Fresnos have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Los Fresnos
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Los Fresnos<6>
  • Port Isabel [Cameron County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Port Isabel
    • Port Isabel [Cameron County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the east of Laguna Vista
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,226 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Port Isabel
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Port Isabel<6>
  • South Padre Island [Cameron County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for South Padre Island
    • South Padre Island [Cameron County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the east of Laguna Vista
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,752 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for South Padre Island have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on South Padre Island
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for South Padre Island<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Rio Hondo [Cameron County]
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      • Rio Hondo [Cameron County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northwest of Laguna Vista
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,639 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rio Hondo
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rio Hondo<6>
    • Rancho Viejo [Cameron County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rancho Viejo
      • Rancho Viejo [Cameron County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the west of Laguna Vista
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,446 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rancho Viejo have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rancho Viejo
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rancho Viejo<6>
    • Indian Lake [Cameron County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Indian Lake
      • Indian Lake [Cameron County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the west of Laguna Vista
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 864 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Indian Lake have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Indian Lake
    • Bayview [Cameron County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bayview
      • Bayview [Cameron County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the west of Laguna Vista
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 404 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bayview
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bayview<6>
    • Del Mar Heights [Cameron County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Del Mar Heights
      • Del Mar Heights [Cameron County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the southwest of Laguna Vista
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Del Mar Heights have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Del Mar Heights has also been known as:
      • Del Mar Heights Colonia
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Del Mar Heights
    • Chula Vista-Orason [Cameron County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chula Vista-Orason
      • Chula Vista-Orason [Cameron County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the west of Laguna Vista
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chula Vista-Orason

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 Laguna Vista. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Laguna Vista.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Laguna Vista. 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 Laguna Vista.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Laguna Vista ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Texas

About Cameron County

About Texas

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Cameron County: www.co.cameron.tx.us/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Texas' counties, including Cameron, 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 Laguna Vista.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Laguna Vista - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>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- Laguna Vista) 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 Laguna Vista. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Laguna VistaOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Laguna Vista. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 26.1051, Longitude: -97.3017       In this case, the coordinates for Laguna Vista have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>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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