Friendswood Galveston County, Texas

Friendswood: City in Texas, United States

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Friendswood is a city located in the county of Galveston in the U.S. state of Texas. Its population at the 2010 census was 35,805 and a population density of 665 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 city had an estimated population of 40,290 inhabitants.

The city was created 61 years ago in 1959.


Friendswood is located at 29°31'46"N 95°12'4"W (29.5294000, -95.2010400).

Friendswood Texas City Hall 77546 image
Friendswood Texas City Hall 77546


Friendswood forecast: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 7am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 95. Chance of precipitation is 30%. more

Friendswood Texas City Hall 77546 image

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Friendswood Quick Facts

Population : 40,290 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Texas (United States)
County : Galveston County
Phone Area Codes : 281
Area : 53.86 km2
Altitude : 30 feet / 9 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1960 (61 years ago)
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 01:23:20 (1st August 2021)
Postal code : 77546
Density : 748 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : 11.13% (2010-2019)
Weather : 95℉ Chance Showers And Thunderstorms 7-days weather


The population of Friendswood increased by 11.13% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 35,805 - census
2011 36,418 1.68% estimation process
2012 37,040 1.68% estimation process
2013 37,657 1.64% estimation process
2014 38,294 1.66% estimation process
2015 38,859 1.45% estimation process
2016 39,395 1.36% estimation process
2017 39,827 1.08% estimation process
2018 40,120 0.73% estimation process
2019 40,290 0.42% estimation process

Friendswood zip code is 77546. County name: Galveston, County fips: 48167

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People born in Friendswood (10)

People born in Friendswood, including basketball player Ronnie Price, football player Alex Trlica, actress Allison Sumrall, you can see a list of people who born in Friendswood.


College & universities near Friendswood

Code Name City ZIP
488989 Paul Mitchell the School-Webster Webster (TX) 77598-0000

Stations (4)

Amtrak & bus stations near Friendswood

Code Name Address Type
HOG Houston, TX 2121 Main Street BUS
HOS Houston 902 Washington Ave. RAIL
GLS Galveston (Texas Eagle Bus), Texas 25th St. and Strand St. BUS
PVW Prairie View, TX 44814 US Highway 290 Business \r\n BUS

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La Marque 17,319 City in Texas
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San Leon 4,970 Census designated place
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Bayou Vista 1,633 City in Galveston County, Texas, United States
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Jamaica Beach 1,079 City in Galveston County, Texas, United States

Distance to Other Cities

Friendswood distances to largest Texas cities

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