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GULFSCAPES MAGAZINE’s readers voted Surfside as being the #1 Beach Community in Texas and one of the top two for the entire Gulf Coast.

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Surfside Beach received more votes than any of the following, much larger beach communities:

  • Galveston, Rockport, Port Aransas, Corpus Christi, or Padre Island in Texas
  • Destin, Naples, Fort Walton, Panama City, or Sarasota in Florida
  • Gulfport in Mississippi or Gulf Shores in Alabama
  • In 2010 Surfside was voted the #1 beach community on the entire Gulf Coast.
  • In 2011 Surfside swapped places with Pensacola, Fla. and they were #1, and Surfside was #2.
What was so special about Surfside?
          The majority of the responders to GULFSCAPES’ poll said they liked that Surfside was such a nice place to take a family.
          They liked that it wasn’t a “party beach.” Also receiving positive mention was the fishing and that Surfside had very little traffic even though it was near a large city.

You can view the full write-up on the GULFSCAPES’ survey by going to: The article begins on page 16.


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