The town of Laguna Vista is serviced by the Laguna Madre Water District. This community is situated on a total area of 2.2 square miles. It is predominantly residential but does include several businesses. The town features Roloff Park, Veteran's Park, a library and its own police and fire service. Laguna Vista is a bay front community that is known for its scenic sunsets and natural beauty. It offers a wide variety of activities and an affordable, high-quality lifestyle.
Laguna Vista is home to the Padre Island Golf Course and an 1,800 acre gated community of homes. The properties found on the golf course include golf course view condos, harbor front town homes, Casitas and a variety of beautiful custom built homes. The Golf Course community features amenities including a club house, exercise facilities, tennis, pool, restaurant and walking paths. It was established in 1994 and continues to grow.
Laguna Vista is mainly a long term resident community although many residents consider it their second home and take up residence in the winter months. At last census there was a total population of 1,658 and 579 housing units. However, dramatic growth in recent years has most certainly increased those amounts.
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