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Holiday Lakes, TX

Diana J. Kleiner General Entry

Holiday Lakes, on Oyster Creek four miles northwest of Angleton in west central Brazoria County, developed around Lake Alaska, Lake Yukon, Timber Lake, and Lake Anak. The community was incorporated in November 1981 and by 1988 had a population of 787. In 1990 its population was reported as 1,039. By 2000 the population was 1,095.


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The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this entry.

Diana J. Kleiner, “Holiday Lakes, TX,” Handbook of Texas Online, accessed March 07, 2021,

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