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La Porte, Texas, is located on the shores of Galveston Bay, 25 miles east of Houston.
The city offers more than 240 acres of parks, public pools, and other recreational areas. Sylvan Beach Park, a historical landmark, and Seabreeze Park provide residents immediate access to Galveston Bay. The 1,200-acre San Jacinto Battleground State Historic Site commemorates the battleground on which "Texian" troops, under General Sam Houston, achieved independence by defeating the Mexican Army in 1836.
Talk about water hazards. Bay Forest Golf Course winds through a natural bayside setting of banyan trees and bayou-fed waterways. According to golflink.com, the course rating is 72.4 and it has a slope rating of 126. The 18-hole course was designed by Jay Riviere and opened in 1988.
Most apartments in La Porte are older and inexpensive. Renters here are paying for views, not amenities.
Area children receive their education from La Porte ISD.