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Sugar Land, Texas
|City of Sugar Land|
Location in Fort Bend County, Texas
|• City Council||Mayor Joe R. Zimmerman|
|• City Manager||Allen Bogard|
|• Total||34.0 sq mi (88.1 km2)|
|• Land||32.4 sq mi (83.9 km2)|
|• Water||1.6 sq mi (4.2 km2)|
|Elevation||100 ft (30 m)|
| • Estimate |
|• Density||2,723/sq mi (1,051.2/km2)|
|Time zone||UTC-6 (Central (CST))|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC-5 (CDT)|
77478-79, 77487, 77496, and 77498
|GNIS feature ID||1348034|
Sugar Land is a city in Texas. It is in the Houston–The Woodlands–Sugar Land big city area and Fort Bend County. It is one of the richest cities in Texas. It is growing very fast. It grew more than 158 percent in the last ten years. As of the 2010 census, its population was 78,817. It is here that Miss Teen USA Katie Blair lived during her freshmen, sophomore and junior years.
- "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. http://geonames.usgs.gov. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
- "City of Sugar Land - Press Room - Quick Facts". Sugarlandtx.gov. http://www.sugarlandtx.gov/sugarland/press_room/quick_facts/index.asp. Retrieved 2010-11-27.