Seabrook, TX, is small city on Galveston Bay with about 12,000 residents. It began as a quiet fishing village where mostly fishermen and merchants lived with their families. After World War II and the opening of the shipyard, the population surged, reaching nearly 6,000 residents as the 1960s began. True to its roots, still has that small town feel, despite being just 26 miles outside of Houston. Current real estate listings in this area features opportunities for first time home buyer and luxury home buyers, as well as investment properties.