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Venetian Lake, TX is a lake located in Fort Bend County at N29.61747° W95.62411° (NAD83). This is the nearest place in the USGS place names database to the center of the map view below.  Look below the map view for a list of other places and locations that are visible within this map view.  If you need to locate a landmark or feature, you can search for its location on our Find Places page.  If you need to locate a specific USGS topographic map, try our Find Maps page.

USGS Map Name:  Missouri City, TX    Map MRC: 29095E5
Map Center:  N29.61421°  W95.62066°    Datum: NAD27    Zoom: 8m/pixel

Places Within This Map View:
Place Type Coordinates (click to center)
Venetian LakeLakeN29.61747° W95.62411°
Eldridge LakeLakeN29.61857° W95.61633°
Horseshoe LakeLakeN29.60953° W95.61580°
Fort Bend WCID 1 Oyster Creek Dam 2DamN29.60833° W95.62667°
Brooks, Cleveland and Char LakesReservoirN29.60833° W95.62667°
Venetian Estates Section 2Populated PlaceN29.62130° W95.62520°
Alkire LakeLakeN29.61968° W95.60995°
Cleveland LakeLakeN29.62483° W95.62667°
First Colony Commons Shopping CenterLocaleN29.60440° W95.61328°
Eldridge Road Church of ChristChurchN29.62634° W95.61856°
Fluor Daniel Incorporated HeliportAirportN29.60246° W95.62439°
Hall LakePopulated PlaceN29.61360° W95.63300°
Sugar Land First United Methodist ChurchChurchN29.62662° W95.61856°
International Christian Network ChurchChurchN29.62227° W95.63036°
First Presbyterian ChurchChurchN29.62718° W95.61856°
Lakeview Elementary SchoolSchoolN29.62488° W95.62946°
Brooks LakeLakeN29.60246° W95.62842°
Eldridge Memorial HospitalHospitalN29.62801° W95.61745°
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day SaintsChurchN29.62857° W95.61856°
Faith Lutheran ChurchChurchN29.61060° W95.63490°
Sugar LandPopulated PlaceN29.61968° W95.63495°
PaynesPopulated PlaceN29.60051° W95.61383°
First Hispanic Baptist Mission ChurchChurchN29.62607° W95.63078°
Manantial Baptist ChurchChurchN29.62610° W95.63090°
Sugar Land Post OfficePost OfficeN29.61706° W95.63622°
HealthSouth Sugar Land Rehabilitation HospitalHospitalN29.60442° W95.63329°
Kaneb HeliportAirportN29.61523° W95.60439°
City of Sugar Land Fire DepartmentBuildingN29.61830° W95.63680°
Sugar Land Fire Department Station 1BuildingN29.61783° W95.63722°
Sugar Land Middle SchoolSchoolN29.62975° W95.62827°
Hospital for Surgical Excellence of Oak BendHospitalN29.60540° W95.63612°
Eldridge Road Baptist ChurchChurchN29.63190° W95.61856°
Sugar Land Community CenterBuildingN29.61820° W95.63820°
Char LakeLakeN29.60885° W95.63800°
Saint Theresa SchoolSchoolN29.62857° W95.63217°
First Colony Shopping CenterLocaleN29.59551° W95.62189°
Saint Theresa ChurchChurchN29.62840° W95.63340°
Market at Town CenterLocaleN29.59496° W95.61911°
Sugar Land Police DepartmentBuildingN29.60369° W95.63700°
Redeemed Christian Church of God Jesus HouseChurchN29.62607° W95.60495°
City of Sugar LandCivilN29.59559° W95.62825°
Sugar Mill Elementary SchoolSchoolN29.63405° W95.62540°
Mount Pleasant Baptist ChurchChurchN29.62551° W95.63800°
Fort Bend County Alternative School - Fort BendSchoolN29.62551° W95.63828°
Cementerio San IsidroCemeteryN29.60468° W95.60161°
Aerodrome - Sugar LandParkN29.59218° W95.61967°
Kindred Hospital - Sugar LandHospitalN29.60025° W95.63812°
Fort Bend Independent School District Baseball FieldParkN29.59135° W95.61661°
Sienna Valley Community ChurchChurchN29.62301° W95.59911°
Edgar Glover Junior Elementary SchoolSchoolN29.59079° W95.62078°
Sugar Creek Baptist ChurchChurchN29.62329° W95.59883°
Edward Mercer StadiumParkN29.58968° W95.61995°
Highlands Elementary SchoolSchoolN29.59735° W95.60218°
Sugar Mill ParkParkN29.63829° W95.62772°
Fort Bend WCID 1 Oyster Creek Dam 1DamN29.62167° W95.64667°
Methodist Sugar Land HospitalHospitalN29.58891° W95.63099°
Oyster Creek Channel ReservoirReservoirN29.62190° W95.64689°
Sugar Land Fire Department Chief Administrative OfficesBuildingN29.63360° W95.60046°
Methodist Health CenterHospitalN29.58682° W95.62706°
Fort Bend County Constable's Office Precinct 4BuildingN29.63094° W95.59736°
Ragus Lake EstatesPopulated PlaceN29.64130° W95.63190°
Horseshoe, Alkire and Eldridge LakeReservoirN29.60190° W95.59356°
Sugar Land Fire Department Station 2BuildingN29.64105° W95.60729°
Fort Bend WCID 1 Oyster Creek Dam 3DamN29.60167° W95.59333°
Williams Trace Shopping CenterLocaleN29.59190° W95.60022°
Gannoway LakeLakeN29.64132° W95.63908°
Market at First Colony Shopping CenterLocaleN29.59080° W95.59770°
Sugar Land Fire Department Station 3BuildingN29.59148° W95.59489°
Fire Station Number 3BuildingN29.59190° W95.59420°
Calvary Church of God in ChristChurchN29.63079° W95.58995°
HerbertPopulated PlaceN29.58940° W95.59383°

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Note (5/31/2016) - Want a crosshair at the center coordinates of the map?  A number of people have asked, so that option has been added!

Note (6/26/2013) - Map sizes are now larger, and an extra-large (1280x1280) option has been added as well.

Note (8/18/2010) - The transition to the new TopoQuest server is now complete.  Aside from a glitch that affected the TopoZone alternative map.asp script much of Monday (8/17/2010) afternoon and evening, all went pretty smoothly.  Response time of the TopoQuest website overall should be much snappier, and addition of more 1m satellite / aerial imagery is back underway!

Note (8/2/2010) - Full USGS 1:100K and 1:250K topographic map coverage of the continental US is now completed and online.  Plus, I have the new TopoQuest server under construction with a 9TB RAID6 disk array to continue adding satellite/aerial photo coverage.  Yay!

Note (7/21/2009) - Locations of places of interest (from the USGS placenames database) within the map area you are viewing are now listed below the map when viewing at 64m/pixel or below.  You can click the name of the place to go to its description page, or click the coordinates to recenter your map view on that place.

Note (6/1/2009) - We've started adding 1m/pixel aerial and satellite imagery, starting with Oregon and slowly branching out from there.  Please be patient, it takes a very long time to download and process all this imagery, as well as huge amounts of disk space!

Note (3/07/2009) - We've started adding 1:100K and 1:250K scale USGS topographic maps, starting with southern Oregon and moving out from there.  Coverage will be a bit sparse at first while we crank up automated processing of map tiles at these topographic map scales.  To view 1:100K and 1:250K scale topos, you'll need to manually select them from the sidebar (the Choose Automatically selection will not select these map scales until we have more coverage).  You can use the coverage map types to see what areas we've already processed and have online.  Also note that satellite photo coverage isn't meant to be particularly useful at this point, it's just (very) experimental.

Note (7/31/2008) - We've started adding 1:50K scale topographic maps of Canada, starting with British Columbia.  The Canadian topographic map coverage is still a bit experimental, and integration into the map viewer still needs a little work.  The map viewer will not yet automatically select the 1:50K scale topographic maps, so if you're trying to view maps in Canada, you may need to manually switch to the 1:50K Topo Maps selection in the Map Contents section of the sidebar.

Note (4/15/2008) - With the demise of non-subscription access to TopoZone (now merged with, a subscription service), we're scrambling to process all topographic maps for the US and make them available as quickly as possible.  We now have four Linux PC's crunching map data 24/7 to produce and index map data continuously.  We should be adding approximately fifteen 1 degree x 1 degree blocks of map data (approximately 1000 individual 7.5 minute 1:24000 topo maps) per day.  We're starting with southern Oregon (because that's where we live!) and northern California and branching out from there.

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