×
Our site uses profiling cookies, also from third parties, to send advertising according to your preferences.
Please, click here to get more information or to deny your consent to all or certain cookie. Closing this banner, scrolling the page or clicking on any of its elements you may consent to the use of cookie.
To accept | Read more
HeaderMain-GetPartialViewNoCache = 0,0020017
HeaderContext-GetPartialViewNoCache = 0,0010013
HeaderBreadcrumb-GetPartialViewNoCache = 0
AdvValica-GetPartialView = 0,0010009

Alvin Travel Guide  

HeaderPageTitle-GetPartialViewNoCache = 0,0010008
DestionationGallery-GetPartialView = 0,0040039
GuidePdfAppDownloadRow-GetPartialView = 0,0040038

Info about Alvin

Area:
44 km2
Elevation:
13 m
Overview

Alvin, also known as "The Babe on the Bayou”, is a city in Brazoria County, Texas, United States of America. It lies within the Houston-sugar land- Baytown metropolitan area. To the northwest of the city lies Houston. The city covers a total area of 17.3 square miles with 16.4 square miles of land and 0.9 square miles of water. The city has a total population of 21,413 as of 2000 with a population density of 1,237.8 per square mile. Alvin came into existence in the middle 18th century with the establishment of bull ranches in the area. The city was established on land originally granted to Houston Tap and Brazoria Railroad. The Santa Fe railroad shares a great hand in the establishment of the city.
The city also has oil deposits. The city was originally known as “Morgan” in the honour of Santa Fe employee Alvin Morgan. The city has a sex ratio of 49.8:50.2. The people of White origin and people of Afro American origin constitute the major part of the cities population.

Area code:
0281
Time zone:
UTC+-6
CommonInfoPlaceIntro-GetPartialView = 0,0040038
AdvValica-GetPartialView = 0,0010009

Overall rating

No available data

Who was there

Families
1
Aged Tourists
1
All
1
Youth travel
1
Couples
1

Indicators

Entertainment
Transportation
Safety
Attractions
Accommodation
Eating & drinking
Welcome
Accessibility
Services for tourists
Things to do
shopping
Asequibilidad
IntroInfographicGenericContainer-GetPartialView = 0,009009
CommonPluginEuropeAssistence-GetPartialView = 0,0020017

Reviews Alvin

Do you know Alvin? Tell us you opinion!

Your contribution can be useful for other tourists
Move the pointer on the adjective that best represents this destination
General:
Horrible
Wonderful
IntroReviewListContainer-GetPartialView = 0,0120115

The best attractions and things to do in Alvin

IntroAdditionalLinkContainer-GetPartialView = 0,0090085

Destinations near Alvin

Round Rock, Georgetown
DestinationListNear-GetPartialView = 0,006006
VideoListGuideNewsletter-GetPartialView = 0,0070069
AdvValica-GetPartialView = 0,0010008

Search for offers in Alvin

HotelSearch-GetPartialView = 0,0100094
AdvValica-GetPartialView = 0
DestinationListExperience-GetPartialView = 0,0020021
AttractionListBest_1xN-GetPartialView = 0,0150141
CommonInfoZoneInfo-GetPartialView = 0,003003

Travellers' choice

HotelListBest_1xN-GetPartialView = 0,0170171
JoinUs-GetPartialView = 0,0010009
WeatherInfoForecastSmall-GetPartialView = 0,0140128
AdvValica-GetPartialView = 0,0010008
AdvValica-GetPartialView = 0,0010013
Footer-GetPartialView = 0,0020017
AdvValica-GetPartialView = 0