Surfside Beach Homes for Sale
Surfside Beach is a city in Brazoria County situated on the Gulf of Mexico just west of Galveston Island. As the closest beach to Houston, Surfside Beach was voted as the Best Gulf Coast Town by Gulfscapes Magazine for its miles of beautiful beaches, family-friendly atmosphere, great location, affordable prices, and rich history. In addition, Surfside Beach has the cleanest beach waters in Texas.
Recreation and entertainment opportunities are unlimited within and around homes in Surfside Beach. The community offers residents miles of unspoiled shoreline that is a perfect retreat to enjoy recreation sports, fun in the sun, and nature. At the beaches, Surfside Beach residents can relax, sunbathe, surf, swim, fish, and boat. In addition, Surfside Beach is home to a wildlife park and two wildlife refuges where residents can observe wildlife in their natural habitats. Not to mention, the Surfside Beach community is home to a crabbing pier; parks; nature trails for walking, biking, or jogging; picnic areas; playgrounds; fishing marinas; historical sites; unique shops; and beach stores. The community is also home to a variety of restaurants that offer fresh seafood, as well as a vibrant nightlife. Its close proximity to Galveston creates additional opportunities for recreation and entertainment at Pleasure Pier, Schlitterbahn, Moody Gardens, golf courses; and unique shopping, excellent restaurants, cafes, and more entertainment at The Strand downtown.
Students living at Surfside Beach attend schools within the Brazosport Independent School District. Students attend nearby schools, including O.A. Fleming Elementary School, Lanier Middle School, Freeport Intermediate School, and Brazosport High School. For those pursuing post-education opportunities, homes in Surfside Beach is also in close proximity to Brazosport College as well as other colleges and universities located in Galveston and Houston.