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 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 138,318 inhabitants. Its county seat is Sherman. The county was created 175 years ago in 1846.

Grayson county tx courthouse image
Grayson county tx courthouse
Grayson county tx courthouse image

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.

Grayson County map

The largest city of Grayson County is Sherman with a population of 45,136. Other cities include, Denison population 25,792, Van Alstyne population 4,633, Whitesboro population 4,149 and Gunter population 1,748. See all Grayson County cities & populated places.

Weather

Grayson County forecast: Sunny. High near 78, with temperatures falling to around 75 in the afternoon. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph. more

Grayson County Quick Facts

Population : 138,318 (2020)
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 : 04:38:26 (21st October 2021)
Density : 55 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 12.61% (2010-2020)
Weather : 78℉ Sunny 7-days weather

Grayson County has 6 neighbours.

  • Sherman

Demographics

The population of Grayson County increased by 12.61% in 10 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
2020 138,318 1.52% 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 (3)

Grayson County Populated Places (more)

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

City Name Population Title
Sherman 45,136 City in Texas, USA
Denison 25,792 City in Texas, United States
Van Alstyne 4,633 City in Texas, USA
Whitesboro 4,149 City in Grayson County, Texas, United States
Howe 3,390 Town of the United States
Pottsboro 2,511 Town of the United States
Collinsville 1,983 Town in Texas
Gunter 1,748 City in Wood County, Texas, United States of America
Whitewright 1,733 Town in Grayson and Finn counties in Texas, United States
Bells 1,516 Town in Texas, United States
Southmayd 1,176 City in Grayson County, Texas, United States
Tioga 1,117 Town of the United States
Tom Bean 1,073 City in Grayson County, Texas, United States
Knollwood 503 Village in the United States
Sadler 383 City in Grayson County, Texas, United States
Dorchester 96 City in Texas

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