Grayson County , Texas

Grayson County: County in Texas, United States

Grayson County locator map
Location of Grayson County on Texas map.

About

Grayson County is a county located in the U.S. state of Texas. As of the 2010 census, the population was 120,877 and a population density of 48 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 county had an estimated population of 136,212 inhabitants. Its county seat is Sherman. The county was created 175 years ago in 1846.

Geography

Grayson County is located at 33°37'37"N 96°40'40"W (33.6268100, -96.6777200). It has 6 neighbors: Bryan County, Love County, Marshall County, Collin County, Cooke County and Denton County.

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Grayson county tx courthouse

The largest city of Grayson County is Sherman with a population of 44,002. Other cities include, Denison population 25,529, Van Alstyne population 4,378, Whitesboro population 4,120 and Preston population 2,096. See all Grayson County cities & populated places.

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Grayson County map

Grayson County Quick Facts

Population : 136,212 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Texas (United States)
Different from : Grayson County, Grayson County
Area : 2536 km2
Water as percent of area : 4.7%
Land as percent of area : 95.3%
Named for : Peter W. Grayson
Altitude : 850 feet / 259 meters
Capital : Sherman
Establishment : March 03, 1846
Time Zone : Central Time Zone
Local time : 02:59:38 (1st August 2021)
Density : 54 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : 11.26% (2010-2019)

Grayson County has 6 neighbours.

  • Sherman

Demographics

The population of Grayson County increased by 11.26% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 120,877 - census
2011 121,430 0.46% estimation process
2012 121,854 0.35% estimation process
2013 122,362 0.42% estimation process
2014 123,599 1% estimation process
2015 125,628 1.62% estimation process
2016 128,291 2.08% estimation process
2017 131,152 2.18% estimation process
2018 133,787 1.97% estimation process
2019 136,212 1.78% estimation process

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People born in Grayson County (6)

People born in Grayson County, including actor and singer Gene Autry, politician Lucian W. Parrish, gambling icon Benny Binion, you can see a list of people who born in Grayson County.

Other places with the same name (2)

Grayson County Populated Places (more)

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Grayson County.

City Name Population Title
Sherman 44,002 City in Texas, USA
Denison 25,529 City in Texas, United States
Van Alstyne 4,378 City in Texas, USA
Whitesboro 4,120 City in Grayson County, Texas, United States
Howe 3,346 Town of the United States
Pottsboro 2,489 Town of the United States
Preston 2,096
Collinsville 1,959 Town in Texas
Whitewright 1,721 Town in Grayson and Finn counties in Texas, United States
Gunter 1,675 City in Wood County, Texas, United States of America
Bells 1,515 Town in Texas, United States
Sherwood Shores 1,190
Southmayd 1,137 City in Grayson County, Texas, United States
Tom Bean 1,081 City in Grayson County, Texas, United States
Tioga 1,051 Town of the United States
Luella 581

Texas Other Counties (more counties)

County Name Population Title
Texas 28,995,881 State in the southern United States
Harris County 4,713,325 County in Texas, United States
Dallas County 2,635,516 County in Texas, United States
Houston 2,320,268 County seat of Harris County, Texas; fourth largest city in the United States by population
Tarrant County 2,102,515 County in Texas, United States
Bexar County 2,003,554 County in Texas, United States
San Antonio 1,547,253 Second-most populous city in Texas, United States of America
Dallas 1,343,573 County seat of Dallas County, Texas; ninth largest city in the United States by population
Travis County 1,273,954 County in Texas, United States
Collin County 1,034,730 County in Texas, United States
Austin 978,908 City in Travis, Hays and Williamson counties, Texas, United States; Texas state capital and Travis County seat
Montopolis 912,791 City in Travis, Hays and Williamson counties, Texas, United States; Texas state capital and Travis County seat
Fort Worth 909,585 City in Texas, USA
Denton County 887,207 County in Texas, United States
Hidalgo County 868,707 County in New Mexico, United States
El Paso County 839,238 County in Texas, United States

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