Decatur Wise County, Texas
Decatur: City in Texas, USA
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 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 7,572 inhabitants.
The city was created 167 years ago in 1853.
Decatur is located at 33°14'3"N 97°35'10"W (33.2342800, -97.5861400).
Decatur forecast: Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. more
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Official website of Decatur
Decatur Quick Facts
|Population :||7,572 (2020)|
|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 :||13:45:33 (21st October 2021)|
|Density :||345 Pop. per km² as of 2020|
|Population growth :||20.21% (2010-2020)|
|Weather :||76℉ Mostly Sunny 7-days weather|
The population of Decatur increased by 20.21% in 10 years.
Local Places in Decatur
1 Decatur City Hall
Address: 201 E Walnut St, Decatur, TX 76234 ➦ Show Map
☎ +19406272741 🔗 Url
2 Decatur City Public Works
Address: 1601 S State St C, Decatur, TX 76234 ➦ Show Map
☎ +19406279600 🔗 Url
People born in Decatur (15)
- Harley True Burton (American mayor and historian) he was born in 05/09/1888
- James Maness (American football player) he was born in 01/05/1963
- Jay S. Amyx (American politician) he was born in 27/09/1923
- Joseph Fort Newton (American minister) he was born in 21/07/1876
- Samuel M. Sampler (United States Army Medal of Honor recipient) he was born in 27/01/1895
- Tommy Tatum (American baseball player) he was born in 16/07/1919
- E. Paul Waggoner (American rancher) he was born in 01/01/1889
- Electra Waggoner (American rancher and socialite) she was born in 06/01/1882
- Betty J. Ligon (American journalist) she was born in 27/08/1921
- Kyle L. Riddle (US Air Force Brigadier General) he was born in 19/12/1913
- Julia Heaberlin (American novelist) she was born in 01/01/1950
- Byron Williamson (American publisher and entrepreneur) he was born in 05/01/1946
Schools in Decatur
College & universities near Decatur, TX
|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|
Amtrak & bus stations near Decatur, TX
|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|
Post offices near Decatur
|Post Office Name||City||ZIP|
|Decatur Post Office||Decatur (TX)||76234|
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Other cities in Wise County
Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Wise County , TX.
|Bryan||88,165||City in Texas, USA|
|Bridgeport||6,637||City in Wise County, Texas, US|
|Briar||5,665||Census designated place|
|Rhome||1,872||City in Wise County, Texas, United States|
|Runaway Bay||1,627||City in the United States|
|Alvord||1,591||City in Lyon County, Iowa, United States of America|
|Aurora||1,522||City in Texas, USA|
|Boyd||1,335||City in Wise County, Texas|
|Newark||1,251||City in Texas, United States|
|Chico||1,199||City in Wise County, Texas, United States|
|Paradise||594||City in Wise County, Texas, United States|
|Lake Bridgeport||405||City in Wise County, Texas, United States|
Distance to Other Cities
Decatur distances to largest Texas cities