League City, Texas

League City: The second most populous city in Galveston County, Texas. It is located on the Gulf of Mexico in southeastern Texas. League City is known for its many beaches, its many parks and green spaces, and its many attractions, such as the Bay Area Park and the League City Historical Museum.


League City is a city located in the county of Galveston in the U.S. state of Texas. Its population at the 2010 census was 83,560 and a population density of 610 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 city had an estimated population of 107,536 inhabitants.

The city was created 63 years ago in 1960.

League City is a suburb of Houston located in Galveston County, Texas. With over 107,000 residents, it is one of the fastest growing cities in the metropolitan area.


League City has a strong local economy focused on aerospace, healthcare, retail, and education. Major employers include Kratos Defense, UTMB Health, CCISD, and Walmart. Residents also commute to Houston for work.

Things to Do

Popular attractions include the League City Marina, Chester L. Davis Sportsplex, Clear Creek Nature Center, and shopping centers. The city offers hiking, biking, boating, sports leagues, and annual events.

Growth and Development

New master-planned communities such as Westover and South Shore Harbor provide resort-style amenities and spur population gains. Schools, roads, and services expand to serve new residents.


League City benefits from a location along I-45 with quick highway access to Houston and Galveston. Residents enjoy proximity to Houston amenities paired with League City's parks, trails, and small-town vibe.


Affordable homes range from cozy ranch houses to luxury waterfront properties. Strong suburban growth brings new apartment and townhome developments. League City offers a high quality of life in the Houston metro.

League City locator map
Location of League City on Texas map.

Quick Facts about League City

Population : 107,536 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Texas (United States)
County : Galveston County
Postal code : 77573–77574
Area : 136.99 km2
Altitude : 20 feet / 6 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1961 (63 years ago)
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 18:40:01 (17th July 2024)
Density : 785 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : 22.3% (2010-2019)
League City Texas City Hall image
League City Texas City Hall
League City Texas City Hall image


League City is located at 29°30'27"N 95°5'42"W (29.5074500, -95.0949300).

League City map


The population of League City increased by 22.3% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 83,560 - census
2011 86,278 3.15% estimation process
2012 88,242 2.23% estimation process
2013 90,790 2.81% estimation process
2014 94,121 3.54% estimation process
2015 97,860 3.82% estimation process
2016 101,669 3.75% estimation process
2017 104,442 2.66% estimation process
2018 106,005 1.47% estimation process
2019 107,536 1.42% estimation process

League City zip code is 77573. County name: Galveston, County fips: 48167

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People born in League City (8)

People born in League City, including football player Tevin Jones, Player of and Canadian football Chase Ortiz, baseball player Jarred Cosart, .


  • Ryland Milner (College athletic coach) he was born in 24/09/1909
  • Danielle Bradbery (Female singer, famous for her appearance on the American television singing reality show "The Voice".) she was born in 23/07/1996
  • Marcus Johnson (American football wide receiver) he was born in 05/08/1994
  • Maddie Baillio (American actress and singer) she was born in 15/02/1996
  • Brooke McCarty–Williams (American basketball player) she was born in 01/01/1995

Schools in League City

College & universities near League City, TX

Code Name City ZIP
451857 Remington College-Houston Southeast Campus Webster (TX) 77598
488989 Paul Mitchell the School-Webster Webster (TX) 77598-0000
485810 K & G 5 Star Barber College League City (TX) 77573
225414 University of Houston-Clear Lake Houston (TX) 77058-1002
226408 College of the Mainland Texas City (TX) 77591-2499

Stations (5)

Amtrak & bus stations near League City, TX

Code Name Address Type
GLS Galveston (Texas Eagle Bus), Texas 25th St. and Strand St. BUS
HOG Houston, TX 2121 Main Street BUS
HOS Houston 902 Washington Ave. RAIL
PVW Prairie View, TX 44814 US Highway 290 Business \r\n BUS
BMT Beaumont 2555 W. Cedar Street RAIL

Post offices near League City

Post Office Name City ZIP
League City Post Office League City (TX) 77573
Nassau Bay Post Office Houston (TX) 77058
Webster Post Office Webster (TX) 77598
Dickinson Post Office Dickinson (TX) 77539
Kemah Post Office Kemah (TX) 77565

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Distance to Other Cities

League City distances to largest Texas cities