LA PORTE

Population 28,538

Altitude 28


General

Given its name "The Door" by French settlers in 1889 when the city was founded on upper Galveston Bay. Deepwater port and petrochemical industries coexist in harmony with pleasant residential environment and bayshore resorts.

Home o Houston Yacht Club, second oldest yacht club in the U.S.

Details about events, free maps, directions, literature, accommodations, and dining information provided daily by the la Port -Bayshore Chamber of Commerce. 731 South Broadway Street. Telephone 713-471-1123.


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