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Sandy Point, Texas
City
Country United States
State Texas
County Brazoria
Incorporated 2002
Elevation 56 ft (17 m)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 77583
Area code(s) 281, 832
GNIS feature ID 1346604

Sandy Point is a city on Farm to Market Road 521 (FM 521) in north central Brazoria County, Texas, United States. The small community is located near a state prison. In the 19th century, the settlement served nearby sugar cane and cotton plantations. Sandy Point's post office, school and railroad have disappeared, but there were two churches in the community in December 2013.

History

Sandy Point incorporated in 2002 to avoid annexation from Missouri City. in 2005 Missouri City agreed to recognize the incorporation of Sandy Point.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
Est. 2015 216
U.S. Decennial Census

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