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About Lake Livingston

Lake Livingston is a reservoir located in the East Texas Piney Woods. The lake is the third-largest lake located in the state of Texas (only the Sam Rayburn Reservoir and Toledo Bend Reservoir are larger). The Livingston Dam, constructed across the Trinity River about 7 miles southwest of the city of Livingston is 2.5 miles in length and has an average depth of 55 feet. Lake Livingston has a surface area of 83,000 acres and impounds 1,750,000 acre-feet of water at its normal pool elevation of 131 feet above mean sea level. The average depth of the lake is 23 feet with a maximum depth of 90 feet. Lake Livingston has more than 450 miles of shoreline extending into San Jacinto, Polk, Walker, and Trinity Counties.