Gulf Coast Medical Center - Wharton
161-bed acute care center, serving a population of approximately 200,000 residents between Houston and Victoria, Texas. The hospital is located in Wharton, Texas, which is approximately 55 miles southwest of downtown Houston and just 30 miles from Sugar Land, Texas (recently named by Money Magazine as one of the top US cities in which to live.)
Discover fine dining, the lively arts, shopping, antiques, and museums, and the historic courthouse district. A gracious welcome awaits you to historic Wharton, nestled on the banks of the Colorado River. Wharton is the perfect stop for an hour, a day, or a lifetime. It is a paradise for birdwatchers and sportsmen. From antiques to fashion, our shops will delight you. Only a few hours drive from the beach!