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Encyclopedia > Baytown, Texas
City of Baytown
Location in the state of Texas
Location in the state of Texas
Coordinates: 29°44′38″N 94°57′57″W / 29.74389, -94.96583
Country United States
State Texas
Counties Harris, Chambers
Incorporated January 24, 1948
Government
 - Mayor Stephen H. DonCarlos
Area
 - Total 33.2 sq mi (85.9 km²)
 - Land 32.7 sq mi (84.6 km²)
 - Water .5 sq mi (1.3 km²)
Elevation 34 ft (10.3 m)
Population (2000)[1]
 - Total 66,430
 - Density 2,031/sq mi (785.2/km²)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 - Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 77520-77522
Area code(s) 281
FIPS code 48-06128[2]
GNIS feature ID 1380966[3]
Website: http://www.baytown.org

Baytown is a city in Chambers and Harris Counties in the Gulf Coast region of the U.S. state of Texas. Located within the Houston–Sugar Land–Baytown metropolitan area, it lies along both State Highway 146 and Interstate 10. As of the 2000 U.S. Census, Baytown had a total population of 66,430 (though the 2005 census estimate placed the city's population at 68,371) and it is the fourth-largest city within the metropolitan area. Image File history File links Adapted from Wikipedias TX county maps by Seth Ilys. ... For other uses, see Texas (disambiguation). ... This list of countries, arranged alphabetically, gives an overview of countries of the world. ... 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Contents

History

The area of Baytown began to be settled as early as 1822. One of its earliest residents was Nathaniel Lynch, who set up a ferry crossing at the junction of the San Jacinto River and Buffalo Bayou. The ferry service that he started is still in operation today, now known as the Lynchburg Ferry. Other early residents of Baytown include William Scott, one of Stephen F. Austin's Old Three Hundred, and Ashbel Smith, who owned a plantation in the area. The ferryboat Dongan Hills, filled with commuters, about to dock at a New York City pier, circa 1945. ... Map of the San Jacinto River and associated watershed The San Jacinto River runs from Lake Houston in Harris County, Texas to Galveston Bay. ... Map of the Buffalo Bayou and associated watershed Buffalo Bayou at this location, just south of San Felipe Dr. Buffalo Bayou is a main waterway flowing through Houston, Texas, USA. It begins on the west side of the city and flows east to the Houston Ship Channel. ... William Scott (1784-1837) was an early settler of Texas, and was one of Stephen F. Austins Old Three Hundred. ... Stephen F. Austin Stephen Fuller Austin (November 3, 1793 – December 27, 1836), known as the Father of Texas, led the second and ultimately successful colonization of the region by the United States. ... This article is about crop plantations. ...


The city now known as Baytown was originally three separate towns. The first of these was Goose Creek, named for the bayou of the same name where Canadian Geese wintered and whose name is still reflected in the area's Goose Creek CISD), whose establishment dates back to before 1850. This was followed by the rival communities of Pelly in the late 1910s, and East Baytown in the early 1920s. The "East" in East Baytown was later dropped because it was west of Goose Creek. Binomial name Branta canadensis (Linnaeus, 1758) The Canada Goose (Branta canadensis), colloquially Canadian Goose in North America, belongs to the Branta genus of geese, which contains species with largely black plumage, distinguishing them from the grey Anser species. ... Goose Creek Consolidated Independent School District (GCCISD) is a School district whose offices are located in Baytown, Texas off of Interstate 10. ...


Serious talk of merging the three cities began shortly after World War I, but the community of Baytown was opposed to this idea. However, in 1947, the three cities finally agreed to consolidate. The citizens settled on the name Baytown for the new combined city. Baytown as it is known today was officially founded January 24, 1948. “The Great War ” redirects here. ... Consolidation is the act of merging many things into one. ... is the 24th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1948 (MCMXLVIII) was a leap year starting on Thursday (link will display the 1948 calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ...


In 1916, the Humble Oil & Refining Company, founded by one-time Texas governor Ross S. Sterling and his associates, built the first offshore drilling operation in Texas and the second in the United States. The company later built the Baytown Refinery, which would become one of the largest Exxon Refineries in the world. Since then, many other refineries have been built in the area. Exxon-Mobil is still one of the major employers in the city and now runs over ten plants in the area. Ross Shaw Sterling (February 11, 1875–March 25, 1949) was a U.S. political figure. ... For other uses, see Texas (disambiguation). ... ExxonMobils Baytown Refinery in Baytown, Texas is the largest oil refinery in the United States, with an input capacity of 557,000 barrels per day (23,394,000 gallons, or 88,555,923 liters) as of January 1, 2005 [1]. The site first opened in 1919 and was originally... Exxon-branded gas station in California (actually operated by Valero) Greenpeace protest against Exxon Mobil Exxon Mobil Corporation or ExxonMobil (NYSE: XOM), headquartered in Irving, Texas, is an oil producer and distributor formed on November 30, 1999, by the merger of Exxon and Mobil. ...


Another major industry in Baytown began in 1970 when United States Steel opened the Texas Works near the city. The 48 inch seamless pipe used in the Trans-Alaska Pipeline System was produced at the facility's pipe mill. The plant was officially closed in July 1986 (never reopening after a nationwide strike against the company), due to a poor economic climate and the decline of American steel in the 1980s. The United States Steel Corporation (NYSE: X) is an integrated steel producer with major production operations in the United States and Central Europe. ... An inch (plural: inches; symbol or abbreviation: in or, sometimes, ″ - a double prime) is the name of a unit of length in a number of different systems, including English units, Imperial units, and United States customary units. ... Map of the pipeline The Trans-Alaska Pipeline System (TAPS), usually called the Alyeska Pipeline in Alaska or the Alaska Pipeline elsewhere, is a major U.S. oil pipeline connecting oil fields in northern Alaska to a sea port where the oil can be shipped to the Lower 48 states... For other uses, see Steel (disambiguation). ...


In 1988, Houston Raceway Park opened. It is a major motorsports complex featuring National Hot Rod Association (NHRA) races and a robust weekly drag racing program. The venue accommodates 40,000 fans and is one of the most respected racing facilities in the state. In 2000 the venue added a state-of-the art High-Banked dirt oval race track that hosts races each year from March through October. Auto racing (also known as automobile racing or autosport) is a sport involving racing automobiles. ... The National Hot Rod Association (NHRA) is a drag racing governing body, which sets rules in drag racing and host events all over the United States and Canada. ...


Geography

Baytown is located at 29°44′38″N, 94°57′57″W (29.743752, -94.965767)[4], 22 miles (35 km) east of Houston. Houston redirects here. ...


According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 33.2 square miles (85.9 km²), of which, 32.7 square miles (84.6 km²) of it is land and 0.5 square miles (1.3 km²) of it (1.51%) is water. The United States Census Bureau (officially Bureau of the Census as defined in Title ) is a part of the United States Department of Commerce. ... A square mile is an English unit of area equal to that of a square with sides each 1 statute mile (≈1,609 m) in length. ... A square metre (US spelling: square meter) is by definition the area enclosed by a square with sides each 1 metre long. ...


Baytown is bordered by water on three sides. Along the south and west is Galveston Bay. On the east is Cedar Bayou. The city of roughly bordered along the north by Interstate 10. Portions of the city to the east of Cedar Bayou reside in Chambers County, Texas. Wikimedia Commons has media related to: Interstate 10 Interstate 10 (abbreviated I-10) is the southernmost east-west, coast-to-coast interstate highway in the United States. ... Chambers County is a county located in the U.S. state of Texas within the Houston–Sugar Land–Baytown Metropolitan Area. ...


Demographics

As of the census[2] of 2000, there were 66,430 people, 23,483 households, and 17,025 families residing in the city. The population density was 2,034.4 people per square mile (785.6/km²). There were 26,203 housing units at an average density of 802.4/sq mi (309.9/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 67.87% White, 13.38% African American, 0.51% Native American, 0.98% Asian, 0.08% Pacific Islander, 14.42% from other races, and 2.77% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 34.24% of the population. Image:1870 census Lindauer Weber 01. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... It has been suggested that Ethnicity (United States Census) be merged into this article or section. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ...


There were 23,483 households out of which 39.2% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 52.9% were married couples living together, 14.2% had a female householder with no husband present, and 27.5% were non-families. 23.0% of all households were made up of individuals and 8.0% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.80 and the average family size was 3.32. Matrimony redirects here. ...


In the city the population was spread out with 30.0% under the age of 18, 11.2% from 18 to 24, 29.4% from 25 to 44, 19.5% from 45 to 64, and 10.0% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 31 years. For every 100 females there were 94.4 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 91.4 males.


The median income for a household in the city was $40,559, and the median income for a family was $45,346. Males had a median income of $38,039 versus $25,012 for females. The per capita income for the city was $17,641. About 13.0% of families and 15.5% of the population were below the poverty line, including 21.9% of those under age 18 and 9.8% of those age 65 or over. The per capita income for a group of people may be defined as their total personal income, divided by the total population. ... Map of countries showing percentage of population who have an income below the national poverty line The poverty line is the level of income below which one cannot afford to purchase all the resources one requires to live. ...


Regional city

Because of Baytown's industry, it serves as a central city for several communities in the Eastern region of Greater Houston including the eastern portion of Harris County, western Chambers County, and south-western Liberty County. Also, the city is a primary city of the Houston–Sugar Land–Baytown metropolitan area. The Houston Metropolitan Area consists of eight counties in Texas. ... Harris County is a county located in the U.S. state of Texas within the Houston–Sugar Land–Baytown metropolitan area. ... Chambers County is a county located in the U.S. state of Texas within the Houston–Sugar Land–Baytown Metropolitan Area. ... Liberty County is a county located in the U.S. state of Texas within the Houston–Sugar Land–Baytown Metropolitan Area. ... The Houston–Sugar Land–Baytown metropolitan area, a title designated by the U.S. Census as of 2003, is the seventh-largest metropolitan area and one of the most diverse[2] in the United States consisting of 10 counties within the state of Texas. ...


San Jacinto Mall is a regional shopping mall that opened in 1982 and is one of the largest shopping malls in the region. However, economic changes in the area have left the mall largely vacant. The city is also home to major retail establishments such as Kroger, Target, Lowe's, Home Depot, Wal-Mart, and Best Buy. San Jacinto Mall is a large regional shopping mall located in Baytown, Texas along Interstate 10. ... Kroger headquarters in Cincinnati, Ohio. ... This article is about the United States retail company. ... “Lowes” redirects here. ... The Home Depot (NYSE: HD) is an American retailer of home improvement and construction products and services. ... Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. ... For the defunct chain of catalog showrooms, see Best Products. ...


The Baytown Sun serves as the region's newspaper.


The Baytown Little Theater is a community theater in Baytown run entirely by volunteers. The theater has been in operation for 45 years (as of 2007) and is one of the longest continuously running community theaters in the state of Texas. The theater typically produces six shows each year from September to August, with each show giving seven performances. Community Theatre is a very popular form of theatre in which all or most of the participants are unpaid or amateur in the most literal definition of the word. ...


In July of 2007 a woman driving a Ford Taurus passed out at the wheel and drove into the side of the Baytown Little Theater and came to rest in the middle of the arena theatre stage. The organization is currently working at finding and securing a new space. The Ford Taurus is a mid-size, front wheel drive car manufactured by the Ford Motor Company in North America. ...


Sister City

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Education

Primary and secondary schools

Public schools

Baytown is served by the Goose Creek Consolidated Independent School District. Based in Baytown, the district has 14 elementary schools (grades K-5), 5 junior highs (grades 6-8), 2 high schools(grades 9-12), a career center, and two alternative centers for education. The district serves all of Baytown, Highlands, outlying areas of East Harris County, and a small portion of western Chambers County. The two local high schools, Robert E. Lee (opened in 1928) and Ross S. Sterling (opened in 1967) have long had a friendly rivalry between them. Lee High School has the distinction of having two campuses as a result of overcrowding. Goose Creek Consolidated Independent School District (GCCISD) is a School district whose offices are located in Baytown, Texas off of Interstate 10. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... Ross S. Sterling High School is a secondary school located in Baytown, Texas. ...


Following several years of research and debate, voters passed a $120 million bond referendum in 2005 to improve present facilities and replace several existing schools and build new ones. Included in this package is a third high school, a new elementary school, and plans for a sixteenthth elementary to be drawn. One junior high school and one elementary school are due to be replaced. Lee High School will be reformatted to a smaller campus and the auxiliary campus will be converted to its original purpose as an alternative educational center. Additionally, the district will add new classrooms and improve its football stadium.


Stallworth Stadium is the home for varsity football and soccer for GCCISD as well as for the annual Bayou Bowl. The stadium seats approximately 16,000 fans, making it one of the largest high school sports venues in the nation. It is currently undergoing a renovation of its press box and has newly installed turf. Stallworth Stadium is a stadium in Baytown, Texas. ... Goose Creek Consolidated Independent School District (GCCISD) is a School district whose offices are located in Baytown, Texas off of Interstate 10. ...


Goose Creek Memorial, the third High School, will be completed in the fall with the first class for the 2008-2009 school year.


Private schools

The area is also served by Baytown Christian Academy, San Jacinto Christian Academy, and St. Joseph Catholic School. The Catholic school is a part of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston. The Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston (Latin: Archidioecesis Galvestoniensis Houstoniensis) encompasses 8,880 square miles of ten counties in the southeastern area of Texas: Galveston; Harris; Austin; Brazoria; Fort Bend; Grimes; Montgomery; San Jacinto; Walker; and Waller. ...


Colleges and universities

East Harris County and West Chambers County are served by Lee College, a two-year junior college. Lee College is a community college located in Baytown, Texas. ...


Public libraries

The City of Baytown operates the Sterling Municipal Library [1]. In addition Baytown residents are served by the Harris County Public Library system. The Harris County Public Library West University Branch and the West University Place Recreation Center, both located in West University Place, Texas Harris County Public Library is a public library system operated in Harris County, Texas. ...


Parks

Harris County operates the J. D. Walker Community Center in the city.


Community services

Harris County Hospital District operates the Baytown Health Center in Baytown. The Harris County Hospital District is a governmental entity with taxing authority that owns and operates three hospitals and numerous clinics throughout Harris County, Texas. ...


Transportation

Greyhound Bus Lines operates the Baytown Station at Baytown Travel Express [2]. Greyhound Lines is the largest intercity common carrier of passengers by bus in North America, serving 2200 destinations in the United States. ...


Baytown Airport is a privately-owned general aviation airport in unincorporated Harris County located north of Baytown. RWJ Airpark is a privately-owned airport three miles east of Baytown in Beach City. The closest airports with commercial airline service are William P. Hobby Airport and George Bush Intercontinental Airport in Houston.[5] A general aviation scene at Kemble Airfield, England. ... Beach City is a city located in Chambers County, Texas. ... William P. Hobby Airport (IATA: HOU, ICAO: KHOU, FAA LID: HOU) is a public airport located 8 miles (13 km) southeast of the central business district of Houston, Harris County, Texas, USA. The airport covers 1,304 acres and has four runways. ... George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IATA: IAH, ICAO: KIAH, FAA LID: IAH)[2] is an international airport in the city of Houston, Texas, United States serving the Greater Houston area. ... Houston redirects here. ...


Baytown is served by METRO express route 236 during the rush hours, sending commuters to downtown Houston[6]. A group of METRO buses parked at the Texas Medical Center Transit Center The Metropolitan Transit Authority of Harris County, Texas (METRO) operates bus, lift bus, and light rail service in Harris County, Texas, which includes Houston. ... Skyline District of Downtown Downtown Houston is Houstons largest business district. ...


Public Safety

Baytown's law enforcement is provided by a municipal police department, Precinct 3 Harris County Constable office, and city marshal service. Harris County is the name of several counties in the United States: Harris County, Georgia Harris County, Texas See also the disambiguation page Harris. ...


Fire, rescue, and hazardous materials response is provided by the Baytown Fire Department.


Emergency Medical Services are provided by Baytown EMS, a division of the Baytown Health Department.


Community information

Baytown Branch YMCA is located in Baytown. Not to be confused with YWCA. This article is about the association. ...


Notable people From Baytown

Chris Cagle (born November 10, 1968) is a country music singer and songwriter who was born in Louisiana and raised in Texas. ... Joe Tex (born Joseph Arrington Jnr, in Baytown, Texas, on 8 August 1933; died in Navasota, Texas, on 13 August 1982) was an American soul singer most popular during the 1960s and 1970s. ... Charissa Cree Chamorro (b. ... Macey Cruthird (born November 12, 1992 in Baytown, Texas) is an American actor best known as the character Hayley Shanowski on the sitcom Hope & Faith. ... William Gary Busey (born 29 June 1944) is an Academy Award- and Golden Globe Award-nominated American film and stage actor. ... Rocky Benard (born April 19, 1979 in Baytown, Texas) is a current American free agent defensive tackle who formally played for the Seattle Seahawks since 2002. ... Bobby Fuller on the single cover of I Fought the Law Bobby Fuller (October 22, 1942 – July 18, 1966) was an American rock singer and guitar player best known for his classic I Fought the Law. // Born in Baytown, Texas, Robert Gaston Fuller spent most of his youth in El... Leeland Dayton Mooring (born June 16, 1988,) from Baytown, TX, is the lead singer of the band Leeland. ... Col. ... John C. Hagee (b. ... William Broyles Jr. ... Texas-born Margo Sappington joined the Joffrey Ballet in 1965 -- at the invitation of Robert Joffrey -- where she danced an extensive repertoire of works including ballets by Gerald Arpino. ... Brian Lewis Jennings (born on October 10, 1976 in Mesa, Arizona) is an NFL player. ... Renée Kathleen Zellweger (born April 25, 1969) is an Academy Award-winning American film actress. ... For other uses, see Brian Johnson (disambiguation). ... This article is about the concept of Satan. ...

References

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