Eagle Lake: The “Queen City” of Colorado County December 11, 2019 - 00:00 Posted in: NewsEagle Lake Eagle Lake Remembers It was 1911. Eyes were fixed on the Texas town of 2500, located on a “Level Prairie” near Houston in Colorado County, Texas. It was described by The Texas Magazine as the “Best City in the State,” in its March 1911 edition. In the very heart of the ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!