Beach City, Texas

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Beach City, Texas

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High Points

Beach City strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Texas):

Category Trophy
Median Family Income
(vs. Peers)
Top 5% trophy Beach City Median Family Income
People in Middle Class or Better
(vs. Peers)
Top 6% Beach City People in Middle Class or Better
Low Rate of Poverty
(vs. Peers)
Top 11% Beach City Low Rate of Poverty
Well-Paid Single Men
(vs. Peers)
Top 12% Beach City Well-Paid Single Men
Well-Paid Single Women
(vs. State)
Top 13% Beach City Well-Paid Single Women
College Educated Adults
(vs. Peers)
Top 19% Beach City College Educated Adults

Comparative Profile of Beach City, Texas

Comparing Beach City to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Texas (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Male Share of the Population 10 10
Well-Paid Single Men 9 10
Well-Paid Single Women 9 9
Racial Diversity 8 3
Age of the Population 7 9
Children Under 5 Years Old 2 1
Senior Citizens 2 3
Female Share of the Population 1 2


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 10 10
Average Household Size 8 5


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Median Family Income 10 10
People in Middle Class or Better 10 10
People Above Poverty 9 9
College Educated Adults 9 8

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Working at Home 7 9
Public Transportation Use 6 6
Short Commute Times 2 3


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Housing Recently Built 10 8
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 10 10
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 3 3
Affordability of Property Taxes 2 2
Affordability of Rents 2 3
People Living Alone 1 2

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Beach City Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 4 miles E of Baytown, Texas (center to center)
Nearest Large City 27 miles E of Houston, Texas
County Harris
Standard Zip Codes 77520
Phone Area Codes 281
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 29.72
Longitude -94.91

Beach City Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 9.5 miles
Jan Temp 42 to 61 F
Apr Temp 60 to 77 F
Jul Temp 76 to 92 F
Oct Temp 60 to 81 F
Annual Precip 53.7 inches
Distance 15.3 miles
Jan Temp 42 to 61 F
Apr Temp 58 to 77 F
Jul Temp 74 to 92 F
Oct Temp 59 to 81 F
Annual Precip 54 inches
Distance 19.8 miles
Jan Temp 40 to 63 F
Apr Temp 57 to 79 F
Jul Temp 72 to 94 F
Oct Temp 58 to 81 F
Annual Precip 53.2 inches
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Beach City Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 1,645 100%
Male 838 50.9%
Female 807 49.1%
Under 18 424 25.8%
18+ 1,221 74.2%
65+ 155 9.4%
Median Age 39.5
Average Family Size 2.97
White 1,573 95.6%
African-American 26 1.6%
Asian 1 0.1%
American Indian & Alaskan 2 0.1%
Other 29 1.8%
Mixed Race 14 0.9%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 78 4.7%

Estimated Beach City Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 1,777
Growth 132
Growth % 8%

Beach City Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
US/American 26.3%
English 15.9%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 14.7%
German 11.9%
Irish 8.5%
French (except Basque) 5.2%
Scotch-Irish 3.7%
Italian 3.4%
Dutch 1.5%
French Canadian 1.3%
Polish 1.1%
European 1.1%
Russian 0.7%
Czech 0.6%
Swiss 0.6%
Norwegian 0.6%
Scottish 0.6%
Swedish 0.5%
Canadian 0.5%
Lithuanian 0.4%
Danish 0.4%
British 0.4%
Finnish 0.3%
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Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Beach City, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Bayway (77520)
Cedar Point (77520)
Garth (77520)
Lakewood (77520)
Lynchburg (77520)
McNair (77520)
Stewart Heights (77520)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Beach City 1,645 $75,439
Baytown 66,430 $45,346
Cove 323 $49,286
La Porte 31,880 $60,034
Mont Belvieu 2,324 $64,808
Seabrook 9,443 $66,815
Shoreacres 1,488 $75,941
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