Matagorda county is about 40 miles outside of Houston, it’s a large county that has a population of 36,000. Part of Matagorda county lines the Gulf of Mexico while the rest of the county is filled with farmland, a unique mixture. The county seat is the town of Bay City, TX, it has a population of 17,000 and a long stretch of local businesses making up its downtown center.
In the warm seasons you’ll find temperatures averaging a high of 87°F and in the colder seasons temperatures will average around 69°F. Some popular things to do is to visit the Matagorda Beach, it's a quaint beach with some beachfront homes and plenty of space to enjoy the water. Also, visit the Great Texas Coastal Birding Trail; it's a state-designated system of trails, bird sanctuaries, and nature preserves. If you’re interested in building your next home in Matagorda County contact Red Door Homes TX at 936-628-5088 or fill out the form below.