Friendswood , Galveston County, Texas

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. In the 2010 census it had a population of 35,805 inhabitants 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.

The city has a total area of 20.80 square miles (53.86 km2).

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Friendswood, TX Quick Facts

Population : 40,290 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Texas
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 : 08:05:13 (14th April 2021)
Zip Code : 77546
Density : 748 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : 11.13% (2010-2019)

Year Population Method
2010 35,805 census
2011 36,418 estimation process
2012 37,040 estimation process
2013 37,657 estimation process
2014 38,294 estimation process
2015 38,859 estimation process
2016 39,395 estimation process
2017 39,827 estimation process
2018 40,120 estimation process
2019 40,290 estimation process

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

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

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People born in Friendswood, TX (10)

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

Stations (4)

Amtrak & bus stations near Friendswood, TX

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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