Shady Shores

Shady Shores is on U.S. Highway 77 (Interstate 35 East) near the shoreline of Lewisville Lake seven miles southeast of Denton in Denton County. It was incorporated in October 1960. The community's population increased from 543 in 1970 to 813 in 1980. The increase was, in part, a result of the economic development of the area between Dallas and Denton. In 1990 the population was 1,045. The population grew to 1,461 in 2000.

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

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Currently Exists

Yes

Place type

Shady Shores is classified as a Town

Locations

  • Latitude
    33.16266630
    Longitude
    -97.03944200

Has Post Office

No

Is Incorporated

Yes

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Shady Shores by the Numbers

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Population Counts

Shady Shores
Pop. Year Source
3,169 2019 Texas Demographic Center
2,612 2010 Texas Demographic Center
1,461 2000 Texas Demographic Center
1,045 1990 Texas Demographic Center