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Overview

Introduction to Seabrook, Texas

Seabrook, Texas, in Harris county, is 12 miles S of Baytown, Texas (center to center) and 24 miles SE of Houston, Texas.

Seabrook History

Seabrook W. Sydnor purchased the area in 1895, and the Seabrook Company of Houston designed the layout for the proposed Seabrook Town site in 1903. This attracted many fishermen, residents, and merchants to the new town. The population continued to increase when the Albert and Ernest Fay shipyard was opened. Seabrook was incorporated as a city in 1961.

Seabrook and Nearby Attractions

  • Baybrook Park
  • San Jacinto Monument and Museum
  • Hester Garden Park
  • Armand Bayou Nature Center
  • Bishop's Palace

Things To Do In Seabrook

Popular parks in the city include Seabrook Wildlife Refuge and Park, Pine Gully Park, Baybrook Park, and Hester Garden Park. A trip may be planned to museums like the 1940 Air Terminal Museum and San Jacinto Monument and Museum which are both nearby. Armand Bayou Nature Center is a popular site for bird watching, hiking, and animal watching.

Seabrook Transportation

George Bush Intercontinental Airport is close to the city.

Seabrook Higher Education

Colleges and universities like Lee College, Alvin Community College, Galveston College, and College of the Mainland are near Seabrook.

Demographics

People

Total Population13,325
Male Share of the Population47.8%
Female Share of the Population52.2%
Senior Citizens9.3%
Employed Population 16+7,222
Age of the Population37

Families

% of people married43.9%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher44%
Median Earnings25+$53,726
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$30,000
Median Earnings With High School Degree$32,139

Wealth

Median Family Income$104,171
% Above Poverty Level91.6%
% Below Poverty Level8.4%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time28 minutes
% Working from Home4.3%
% Walking and Biking to Work1.3%
% Using Public Transportation0.3%

Housing

People Living Alone31.7%
Median Gross Rent$1,019
Median House Value$213,900

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)29.5%
German19.9%
Irish14.8%
English10.1%
French Except Basque6.1%
Italian4.3%
Czech2.5%
Scottish2%
Swedish1.6%
African1.5%
Polish1.4%
Norwegian1.3%
Welsh1%
Nigerian1%
Danishn0.8%
Hungarian0.7%
Canadian0.5%
South African0.4%
Arab0.4%
Slovak0.4%
Greek0.4%
Lebanese0.3%
West Indian0.2%
Ukrainian0.2%
Russian0.2%
Lithuanian0.2%
Portuguese0.2%
Australian0.1%
Finnish0.1%
Trinidad Tobago0.1%
Austrian0.1%
Dutch0.1%
Zimbabwean0.1%
Croatian0.1%
Swiss0.1%
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Seabrook Almanac

CategoryValue
County Harris County
Standard Zip Codes77586
Phone Area Codes281,832
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude29.56
Approximate Longitude-95.02

Seabrook Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationHOUSTON HOBBY AP
Distance16.6 miles
Jan Temp45 to 63 F
Apr Temp61 to 79 F
Jul Temp75 to 94 F
Oct Temp62 to 82 F
Annual Precip53.9 inches
StationHOUSTON SAN JACINTO DAM
Distance25.5 miles
Jan Temp40 to 63 F
Apr Temp57 to 79 F
Jul Temp72 to 94 F
Oct Temp58 to 81 F
Annual Precip53.2 inches
StationSUGAR LAND
Distance36.8 miles
Jan Temp42 to 62 F
Apr Temp58 to 79 F
Jul Temp74 to 94 F
Oct Temp60 to 82 F
Annual Precip49.3 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Clear Lake Shores1,249$132,083
El Lago2,759$128,854
Kemah2,315$83,519
League City98,215$112,963
Shoreacres1,796$116,250
Taylor Lake Village3,662$144,914

Seabrook Public Schools

Bay El
1502 Bayport Blvd
ZIP: 77568
(281) 284-4600
Primary
Total Enrollment 785
Ed H White El
1708 Les Talley Dr
ZIP: 77586
(281) 284-4300
Primary
Total Enrollment 495
G W Robinson
451 Kirby
ZIP: 77586
(281) 284-6500
Primary
Total Enrollment 509
Harris County Youth Village
210 J W Mills Dr
ZIP: 77586
(713) 222-4729
Other
Total Enrollment 74
Seabrook Int
2401 E Meyer Rd
ZIP: 77586
(281) 284-3100
Middle
Total Enrollment 1017
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