Decatur Wise County, Texas

Decatur: City in Texas, USA

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About

Decatur is a city located in the county of Wise in the U.S. state of Texas. Its population at the 2010 census was 6,042 and a population density of 275 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 city had an estimated population of 7,094 inhabitants.

The city was created 167 years ago in 1853.

Geography

Decatur is located at 33°14'3"N 97°35'10"W (33.2342800, -97.5861400).

Decatur  TX City Hall IMG 6799 image
Decatur TX City Hall IMG 6799
Decatur  TX City Hall IMG 6799 image

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Decatur Quick Facts

Population : 7,094 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Texas (United States)
County : Wise County
Postal code : 76234
Phone Area Codes : 940
Area : 21.95 km2
Altitude : 1,102 feet / 336 meters
Capital city : Decatur is capital of Wise County
Establishment : January 01, 1854 (167 years ago)
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 00:23:59 (26th July 2021)
Density : 323 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : 14.83% (2010-2019)

Demographics

The population of Decatur increased by 14.83% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 6,042 - census
2011 6,145 1.68% estimation process
2012 6,154 0.15% estimation process
2013 6,201 0.76% estimation process
2014 6,292 1.45% estimation process
2015 6,385 1.46% estimation process
2016 6,563 2.71% estimation process
2017 6,674 1.66% estimation process
2018 6,916 3.5% estimation process
2019 7,094 2.51% estimation process

Decatur zip code is 76234. County name: Wise, County fips: 48497

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People born in Decatur (15)

People born in Decatur, including United States admiral William Raborn, singer Texas Ruby, actor Guinn "Big Boy" Williams, you can see a list of people who born in Decatur.

Schools

College & universities near Decatur

Code Name City ZIP
227216 University of North Texas Denton (TX) 76203-1277
229179 Texas Woman's University Denton (TX) 76204
478591 Ogle School Hair Skin Nails-Denton Denton (TX) 76205-7534

Stations (7)

Amtrak & bus stations near Decatur

Code Name Address Type
FTW Fort Worth Central Station 1001 Jones Street RAIL
GLE Gainesville 605 East California Street RAIL
DAL Union Station 400 South Houston St. RAIL
DAG Dallas, TX 205 South Lamar Street BUS
CBR Cleburne 206 North Border St. RAIL

Other places with the same name (12)

Other cities in Wise County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Wise County , TX.

City Name Population Title
Bryan 86,276 City in Texas, USA
Bridgeport 6,653 City in Wise County, Texas, US
Briar 5,665 Census designated place
Rhome 1,845 City in Wise County, Texas, United States
Runaway Bay 1,576 City in the United States
Alvord 1,573 City in Lyon County, Iowa, United States of America
Aurora 1,512 City in Texas, USA
Boyd 1,335
Fairview 1,258
Newark 1,232 City in Texas, United States
Chico 1,177 City in Wise County, Texas, United States
Paradise 561 City in Wise County, Texas, United States
Lake Bridgeport 399 City in Wise County, Texas, United States

Distance to Other Cities

Decatur distances to largest Texas cities

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