Houston County , Texas

Houston County: County in Texas, United States

About

Houston County is a county located in the U.S. state of Texas. As of the 2010 census, the population was 23,732 and a population density of 7 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 22,835 inhabitants. Its county seat is Crockett. The county was created 184 years ago in 1836.

Houston County Quick Facts

Population : 22,835 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Texas (United States)
Different from : Houston County, Houston County, Houston County, Houston County
Area : 3203 km2
Water as percent of area : 0.5%
Land as percent of area : 99.5%
Named for : Sam Houston
Capital : Crockett
Establishment : January 01, 1837
Time Zone : Central Time Zone
Local time : 02:53:07 (8th December 2021)
Density : 7 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -3.93% (2010-2020)
Weather : 55℉ Partly Cloudy then Slight Chance Showers And Thunderstorms 7-days weather
Houston County locator map
Location of Houston County on Texas map.
Houston County Courthouse in Crockett  TX IMG 1003 image
Houston County Courthouse in Crockett TX IMG 1003
Houston County Courthouse in Crockett  TX IMG 1003 image

Geography

Houston County is located at 31°19'4"N 95°25'22"W (31.3177300, -95.4226800). It has 7 neighbors: Leon County, Anderson County, Angelina County, Cherokee County, Madison County, Trinity County and Walker County.

Houston County map

The largest city of Houston County is Crockett with a population of 6,350. Other cities include, Liberty Hill population 3,549, Cooper population 2,180, Grapeland population 1,429 and Lovelady population 623. See all Houston County cities & populated places.

Houston County Populated Places

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

City Name Population Title
Crockett 6,350 City in Houston County, Texas, United States
Hickory Creek 4,999 Town of the United States
Liberty Hill 3,549 City in Houston County, Texas, United States
Cooper 2,180 City in Texas, USA
Grapeland 1,429 City in Houston County, Texas, United States
Lovelady 623 City in Houston County, Texas, United States
Kennard 325 City in Houston County, Texas, United States
Latexo 314 City in Houston County, Texas, United States

Weather

Houston County forecast: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. Chance of precipitation is 20%. more

Houston County has 7 neighbours.

  • Crockett

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Houston County decreased by 3.93% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 23,732 - census
2011 23,434 -1.27% estimation process
2012 23,213 -0.95% estimation process
2013 22,809 -1.77% estimation process
2014 22,809 0% estimation process
2015 22,747 -0.27% estimation process
2016 22,897 0.66% estimation process
2017 23,089 0.83% estimation process
2018 23,068 -0.09% estimation process
2019 22,968 -0.44% estimation process
2020 22,835 -0.58% estimation process

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Local Places in Houston County

People born in Houston County (2)

People born in Houston County, including musician Ryan Delahoussaye, politician Nat Patton, you can see a list of people who born in Houston County.

Other places with the same name (5)

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