Location of Lake Jackson

Lake Jackson is located 50 miles south of Houston, 45 miles southwest of Galveston, and 8 miles north of the Gulf of Mexico.

Our city is situated in the heart of the retail center of southern Brazoria County. It is in close proximity to the world's largest petrochemical complex and related industries; major components of this complex include Dow Chemical Company, BASF Corporation, Phillips Petroleum, and many more.


Lake Jackson is accessible via State Highway 332, State Highway 288, FM 2004, and the Port of Freeport. These roads provide access to Houston, Galveston, and the market areas of Brazoria, Matagorda, and Fort Bend Counties.

Nearby transportation include Brazoria County Airport, Houston's William Hobby Airport (50-minute), as well as Port Freeport and extensive rail facilities.

Brazosport Area

Lake Jackson is part of the Brazosport area which includes the cities of Brazoria, Clute, Freeport, Jones Creek, Oyster Creek, Quintana, Richwood, and Surfside Beach.