WEBSTER - 77598
Located half way between the beautiful beaches of Galveston and the city of Houston, Webster was originally known as Gardentown, founded in 1879 by James W. Webster. The city's first residents hailed from England, with later settlers coming from Japan. These residents were market gardeners and livestock dealers. Farmers grew all sorts of fruits and vegetables including, pears, cucumbers, oranges and rice. Today with over 100 restaurants, action packed attractions for the entire family and popular night life bars and clubs; Webster is Bay Area Houston's restaurant and entertainment capitol.