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Introduction ...

Below are places that are relatively close to South Shore Village.

This page contains six sections:

Around South Shore Village ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Houston. It is located about 24 miles [38 km] to the northwest of South Shore Village. Houston has a population of 2,326,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Pasadena. It is located about 11 miles [17 km] to the northwest of South Shore Village and has a population of 153,000 people.

The following is a sample of nearby communities: Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance .<2>

Bacliff     [Map]
3 miles [4.8 km] miles to the east of South Shore Village.

Baybrook Village     [Map]
6 miles [9.7 km] miles to the west of South Shore Village.

Clear Lake City     [Map]
4 miles [6.4 km] miles to the northwest of South Shore Village.

Clear Lake Shores     [Map]
Less than 2 miles miles to the northeast of South Shore Village.

Dickinson     [Map]
4 miles [6.4 km] miles to the south of South Shore Village.

El Lago     [Map]
3 miles [4.8 km] miles to the north of South Shore Village.

Gateway Village     [Map]
6 miles [9.7 km] miles to the north of South Shore Village.

Kemah     [Map]
Less than 2 miles miles to the east of South Shore Village.

League City     [Map]
4 miles [6.4 km] miles to the southwest of South Shore Village.

Mystic Village     [Map]
4 miles [6.4 km] miles to the northeast of South Shore Village.

Nassau Bay     [Map]
2 miles [3.2 km] miles to the northwest of South Shore Village.

Seabrook     [Map]
3 miles [4.8 km] miles to the north of South Shore Village.

Shoreacres     [Map]
6 miles [9.7 km] miles to the north of South Shore Village.

Taylor Lake Village     [Map]
3 miles [4.8 km] miles to the north of South Shore Village.

Webster     [Map]
4 miles [6.4 km] miles to the west of South Shore Village.

For more communities neighboring South Shore Village, please visit our County-by-County Page for South Shore Village.

Galveston County ...

South Shore Village is located in Galveston County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Galveston County: Brazoria & Harris.

Curious and Interesting Names Near South Shore Village ...

This section has been moved to our Tidbits & Trivia page for South Shore Village.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around South Shore Village. Our list includes the location of each cemetery, with the ability to see an overhead view of the cemetery.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of South Shore Village. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.

Websites We Enjoy ...

When we're planning a trip, we like to check the following websites for sights, attractions and places to visit:

For the State of Texas

Texas Tourism

Parks for Texas

Fishing in Texas

Hunting in Texas

TripAdvisor Link for:

Texas Statewide Tourism

Also of Interest:

National Park Service (NPS) sites in Texas

America's Byways - Scenic & Historic Roadways

RoadsideAmerica - Offbeat Tourist Attractions

Atlas Obscura - Curious and Wondrous Travel Destinations

The Living New Deal - Sites in Texas

Murals of the Works Progress Administration (WPA) - New Deal Art in Texas

Airports Near South Shore Village ...

When we're on the road, rather than always picking an airport that is close to our destination, we try to see if there might be another airport that would better fit our travel plans.<3> To help with your planning, the following list of airports is organized by type and proximity to South Shore Village.

Please keep in mind that these airports were chosen based on their air-distance from South Shore Village. You should check the map and see how accessible they are when considering one airport over another.

Of the airports that we know about, these are some of the closest to South Shore Village.

Large Airports

William P. Hobby Airport  (HOU/KHOU) <4>   [Map]
16 miles [25.7 km] miles to the west northwest of South Shore Village.

George Bush Intercontinental  (IAH/KIAH)   [Map]
36 miles [57.9 km] miles to the north northwest of South Shore Village.

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Ellington Fld.  (ICAO: KEFD)   [Map]
8 miles [12.9 km] miles to the northwest of South Shore Village.

Scholes Intl.  (GLS/KGLS)   [Map]
20 miles [32.2 km] miles to the south southeast of South Shore Village.

General Aviation Airports

La Porte Muni. (FAA ID: T41)   [Map]
10 miles [16.1 km] miles to the north of South Shore Village.

Pearland Rgnl. (ICAO: KLVJ)   [Map]
11 miles [17.7 km] miles to the west of South Shore Village.

Houston - Southwest Airport  (ICAO: KAXH)   [Map]
25 miles [40.2 km] miles to the west of South Shore Village.

Chambers Co. Airport (ICAO: KT00)   [Map]
28 miles [45.1 km] miles to the northeast of South Shore Village.

Additional Airport Information

For each of the airports listed below, we've linked to websites where detailed information about the airport can be found.

William P. Hobby Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: HOUICAO: KHOU

Website for William P. Hobby Airport

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
 
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]

Accidents and Safety Issues:

[Aviation Safety Network]
    (if available)


George Bush Intercontinental Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: IAHICAO: KIAH

Website for George Bush Intercontinental Airport

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
 
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]

Accidents and Safety Issues:

[Aviation Safety Network]
    (if available)


Pearland Regional Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

ICAO: KLVJ

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
 
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]


Houston - Southwest Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

ICAO: KAXH

Website for Houston - Southwest Airport

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
 
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]


Chambers County Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

ICAO: KT00

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
 
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]


Sugar Land Municipal/Hull Field     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

ICAO: KSGR

Website for Sugar Land Municipal/Hull Field

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
 
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]


Brazoria County Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: LJNICAO: KLBX

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
 
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]

Accidents and Safety Issues:

[Aviation Safety Network]
    (if available)


West Houston Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

ICAO: KIWS

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
 
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]


David Wayne Hooks Memorial Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

ICAO: KDWH

Website for David Wayne Hooks Memorial Airport

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
 
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]


Austin - Bergstrom International Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: AUSICAO: KAUS

Website for Austin - Bergstrom International Airport

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
 
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]

Accidents and Safety Issues:

[Aviation Safety Network]
    (if available)


Lone Star Executive Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

ICAO: KCXO

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
 
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]


Killeen - Fort Hood Regional Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: GRKICAO: KGRK

Website for Killeen - Fort Hood Regional Airport

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
 
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]

Accidents and Safety Issues:

[Aviation Safety Network]
    (if available)


San Antonio International Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: SATICAO: KSAT

Website for San Antonio International Airport

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
 
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]

Accidents and Safety Issues:

[Aviation Safety Network]
    (if available)


Dallas Love Field     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: DALICAO: KDAL

Website for Dallas Love Field

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
 
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]

Accidents and Safety Issues:

[Aviation Safety Network]
    (if available)


Ellington Field     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

ICAO: KEFD

Website for Ellington Field

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
 
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]


Scholes International Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: GLSICAO: KGLS

Website for Scholes International Airport

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
 
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]

Accidents and Safety Issues:

[Aviation Safety Network]
    (if available)


Lake Charles Regional Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: LCHICAO: KLCH

Website for Lake Charles Regional Airport

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
 
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]

Accidents and Safety Issues:

[Aviation Safety Network]
    (if available)

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Texas

About Galveston County

About Texas

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Galveston County: www.co.galveston.tx.us/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for South Shore Village.

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<2>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- South Shore Village) 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 South Shore Village. 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 South Shore Village

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in South Shore Village. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 29.5233, Longitude: -95.0447     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for South Shore Village have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>When we are planning a trip (for example, to South Shore Village), we usually look for the obvious: the choice of airlines that fly into the airport, the number of flights, the connections we have to make, which car rentals are available, etc. We also look for sights and attractions that we might find between any given airport and our destination - we do love exploring. We're willing to fly into a more distant airport if we can get the services and amenities that we like. Even though our choice of airport might be inconvenient to others, it usually gives us a better trip.

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<4>The IATA and ICAO are organizations that, amongst other functions, provide identifying codes for airports. The International Air Transport Association (IATA) is an airline trade organization. The International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) is an agency of the United Nations. Although the codes are similar, be careful not to confuse them.

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