Point Venture, Texas
|Point Venture, Texas|
Location of Point Venture, Texas
|• Total||1.9 sq mi (2.9 km2)|
|• Land||0.9 sq mi (2.3 km2)|
|• Water||1.0 sq mi (2.6 km2)|
|• Density||420/sq mi (280/km2)|
|Time zone||UTC-6 (Central (CST))|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC-5 (CDT)|
Located on the north bank of Lake Travis, Point Venture was a second home and family vacation destination, since the early 1970s. It has matured into a community of full time residents with over 150 children attending Lago Vista Schools. It features golfing, boating, lake access, and other amenities. Point Venture was incorporated in August 2000.
The Lago Vista Independent School District serves area students.
Point Venture is located at (30.381662, -98.001046). The CDP has a total area of 1.9 square miles (4.9 km2), of which, 0.9 square miles (2.3 km2) of it is land and 1.0 square mile (2.6 km2) is water.
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|U.S. Decennial Census|
Point Venture was incorporated in 2000 with a council-manager system of local government. The six members serve two year terms. As of September 14, 2018, Point Venture Council members are as follows:
- Mayor: Vacant
- Mayor pro tem: Stacy Worsham
- Council Member: Roy Ables
- Council Member: Donald Conyer
- Council Member: Kris Arrieta
- Council Member: Vacant
Point Venture is represented in Texas House of Representatives by Republican Paul D. Workman. In the State Senate, Lago Vista is represented by Democrat Kirk Watson.
- "Population and Housing Unit Counts, 2010 Census of Population and Housing" (PDF). Texas: 2010.
- "Boundary Changes". Geographic Change Notes: Texas. Population Division, United States Census Bureau. 2006-05-19. Archived from the original on 2006-02-06. Retrieved 2008-05-27.
- "Point Venture, Texas :: Boundary Map of Point Venture, Texas".
- "Population and Housing Unit Estimates". Retrieved June 9, 2017.
- "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Retrieved June 4, 2015.
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