Holly Beach

Holly Beach is an unincorporated seaside community located north of Farm Road 510 about twenty miles northeast of Brownsville and seven miles northwest of Port Isabel in eastern Cameron County. It began sometime in the second half of the twentieth century and was shown on highway maps by 1980. Fishing in the Laguna Madre is a popular recreational activity in the area. No population figures were available for the community in 2000.

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Laurie E. Jasinski | © TSHA

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Adapted from the official Handbook of Texas, a state encyclopedia developed by Texas State Historical Association (TSHA). It is an authoritative source of trusted historical records.

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Place type

Holly Beach is classified as a Town


Latitude: 26.13507700
Longitude: -97.29136540

Has Post Office


Is Incorporated