General..the population is 2,199 and the Alt. is 1,230.
Originally a lakeside resort development with homes, condominiums, and golf courses; incorporated in 12984. The name in Spanish means "Lake View." The community encompasses more than eleven miles of shoreline on Lake Travis. There is year round golfing, boating, fishing, hunting, and tennis. F.M. 1431 west offers exceptional scenery through the Hill Country. Especially pretty during the spring season with bluebonnets, and other wild flowers in bloom
LAGO VISTA AIRPOWER MUSEUM..dedicated to the preservation of military aircraft and memorabilia. The collection includes more than 150 model aircraft of all nations from World Wars I & II, Vietnam and Desert Storm.The aircraft includes l-4 Grasshopper and RF-4C Phantom Jet. Also displays of uniforms, guns, diaries, medals, photographs, and books from 1914 through Desert Storm. Open Sat thru Sun from 1-5 p.m. in Hanger 9 at the Lago Vista Airport. From I-35 take Exit 256 (F.M. 1431) to Lago Vista, right at Bar-K Ranch Road to the Airport.