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TURTLE COVE, TEXAS. Turtle Cove is a residential development located on Oyster Creek about five miles east of Freeport in southern Brazoria County. The coastal community, three miles inland from the Gulf of Mexico, probably began in the 1980s and consisted mainly of beach houses. In 2000 the population was fifty.

Laurie E. Jasinski


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

Laurie E. Jasinski, "TURTLE COVE, TX," Handbook of Texas Online (, accessed October 07, 2015. Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

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