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Statistics & Facts

The Texas state capital is Austin.
The population of Bayside is approximately 400 (1990), 325 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 267 (1990), 146 (2010).
The amount of land area in Bayside is 2.676 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0.187 sq kilometers.
The distance from Bayside to Washington DC is 1417 miles.
The distance to the Texas state capital is 155 miles. (as the crow flies)
Bayside is positioned 28.09 degrees north of the equator and 97.21 degrees west of the prime meridian.
The city tree is the Mesquite.
The city bird is the Roadrunner.


north of Corpus Christi off the Gulf coast of Texas.
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History & History Related Items

Here is a history page for Bayside.l

Founded in 1908 by E. O. Burton and A. H. Danforth, Bayside was laid out near the former community of Black Point. Though it grew slowly and stayed small, Bayside was incorporated in 1977. One of its famous historical landmarks is the magnificent mansion home of Major John H. Wood, built in 1875.
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Birding in Bayside.

Fishing, birding, boating, and swimming

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Bayside City Government

City Hall
Phone: 361-529-6520
FAX: 361-529-6409

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