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Matagorda, Texas

Sign indicating Matagorda
Bay City Public Library Matagorda Branch

Matagorda ([1]) is a census-designated place in Matagorda County, Texas, United States. In 2010, the population was 503.[2] Matagorda is at the end of State Highway 60 and beginning of Farm to Market Road 2031, which runs over the Intracoastal Waterway and south to the Gulf of Mexico. The area is popular for fishing and beach activities.

Education

The Matagorda Independent School District serves area students.

References

  1. ^ "Matagorda Bay". Dictionary.com. Random House, Inc. Retrieved 9 November 2014. 
  2. ^ "Texas: 2010 — Population and Housing Unit Counts" (PDF). United States Census Bureau. September 2012. Retrieved May 4, 2015. 

External links

  • Matagorda website
  • Matagorda, Texas from the Handbook of Texas Online
  • U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Matagorda, Texas


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