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HOLLY BEACH, TEXAS. Holly Beach is an unincorporated seaside community located north of Farm Road 510 about twenty miles northeast of Brownsville and seven miles northwest of Port Isabel in eastern Cameron County. It began sometime in the second half of the twentieth century and was shown on highway maps by 1980. Fishing in the Laguna Madre is a popular recreational activity in the area. No population figures were available for the community in 2000.

Laurie E. Jasinski


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

Laurie E. Jasinski, "HOLLY BEACH, TX," Handbook of Texas Online (, accessed July 31, 2015. Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

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