HIGHLAND BAYOU, TX
HIGHLAND BAYOU, TEXAS. Highland Bayou is a small residential community located off State Highway 6 about nine miles west-northwest of Galveston in Galveston County. The development, named for the nearby bayou, began as a fishing village in the 1960s. Most of the residences served as weekend homes. Over the years more houses became permanent residences. Highland Bayou had a population of 1,209 in 1990 and maintained that number in 2000.
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The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this article.Laurie E. Jasinski, "HIGHLAND BAYOU, TX," Handbook of Texas Online (http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/hjh19), accessed December 01, 2015. Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.
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