Matagorda is a township in Matagorda County, located near the mouth of the Colorado River on the Upper Texas coast in the United States. Matagorda is primarily a tourist town with commercial and recreational fishing being the top industries. There are 23 miles of beach accessible by vehicle and 35 additional miles accessible only by boat.
Many people living in Matagorda are able to complete their daily commute by walking as the distance to get to many work places is quite walkable.
If you are thinking of settling down with your special someone, Matagorda is the perfect place for you because the residents are mainly married couples. It is interesting to note that the population of this township is made up of considerably more females than males. According to publicly available information, those living in Matagorda earn more than average.
In Matagorda, home prices noticeably dropped 8.4 percent last year to reach $272,627 from a previous $297,607. At the same time, inventory marginally declined by 7.7 percent to reach 12 listings in this year. If you prefer not to swim alone, you can make friends with your neighbors and fellow swimmers at one of the local community pools in the area. Save yourself some time and energy by choosing one of the homes in this township that come fully furnished. A few of the houses in this vicinity have kitchens with granite countertops that are sure to make your kitchen a spot for your dinner party guests to gush over.