Huntsville, Texas

Huntsville: The second-largest city in Walker County, Texas. It is located in the eastern part of the state. Huntsville is known for its many parks and green spaces, its many historical sites, and its many attractions, such as the Huntsville Museum of Art and the Huntsville Botanical Garden.


Huntsville is a city located in the county of Walker in the U.S. state of Texas. Its population at the 2010 census was 38,548 and a population density of 410 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 41,392 inhabitants.

The city was created 188 years ago in 1835.

Huntsville locator map
Location of Huntsville on Texas map.

Quick Facts about Huntsville

Population : 41,392 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Texas (United States)
County : Walker County
Postal code : 77340
Area : 94.13 km2
Altitude : 371 feet / 113 meters
Capital city : Huntsville is capital of Walker County
Establishment : January 01, 1836 (188 years ago)
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 11:31:03 (14th June 2024)
Density : 440 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 6.87% (2010-2020)
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Huntsville is located at 30°43'25"N 95°33'3"W (30.7235300, -95.5507800).

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The population of Huntsville increased by 6.87% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 38,548 - census
2011 39,587 2.62% estimation process
2012 39,588 0% estimation process
2013 40,073 1.21% estimation process
2014 40,372 0.74% estimation process
2015 40,718 0.85% estimation process
2016 41,101 0.93% estimation process
2017 41,735 1.52% estimation process
2018 42,164 1.02% estimation process
2019 42,241 0.18% estimation process
2020 41,392 -2.05% estimation process

Huntsville zip code is 77320. County name: Walker, County fips: 48471

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People born in Huntsville (30)

People born in Huntsville, including actress Erin Cummings, actor Steve Forrest, politician and United States Navy officer Robert Abercrombie Lovett, .


  • Charles Harrelson (American murderer and hitman, father of Woody Harrelson) he was born in 23/07/1938
  • Thomas Henry Ball (American politician) he was born in 14/01/1859
  • David Adickes (American sculptor) he was born in 01/01/1927
  • John Thomason (American Marine Corps officer, writer and illustrator) he was born in 28/02/1893
  • Phillip Andrew (American actor) he was born in 03/10/1978
  • Frank Gates (basketball player) he was born in 12/04/1920
  • Anthony Davis (Player of American and Canadian football) he was born in 08/09/1952
  • Christie Lee Woods (Miss Teen USA 1996 and The Amazing Race 5 runner-up) she was born in 21/10/1977
  • Derrick Ross (American football player) he was born in 29/12/1983
  • James A. Elkins (American lawyer) he was born in 01/01/1879
  • Joab H. Banton (American lawyer) he was born in 27/08/1869
  • Murray Mitchell (American basketball player) he was born in 19/03/1923
  • Quinton Spears (American football player) he was born in 11/05/1988
  • Robert Holmes (American football player (1945-2018)) he was born in 05/10/1945
  • James A. Baker (American lawyer and banker (1857-1941)) he was born in 10/01/1857
  • John N. Raney (Businessman and Texas state legislator) he was born in 04/04/1947
  • Cody Johnson (American singer-songwriter) he was born in 21/05/1987
  • Bruce Smith he was born in 28/03/1949

Schools in Huntsville

College & universities near Huntsville, TX

Code Name City ZIP
227881 Sam Houston State University Huntsville (TX) 77340

Stations (4)

Amtrak & bus stations near Huntsville, TX

Code Name Address Type
BRY Bryan, TX 301 East 26th Street BUS
PVW Prairie View, TX 44814 US Highway 290 Business \r\n BUS
HOS Houston 902 Washington Ave. RAIL
HOG Houston, TX 2121 Main Street BUS

Post offices near Huntsville

Post Office Name City ZIP
Downtown Huntsvill Post Office Huntsville (TX) 77320

Other places with the same name (9)

  • Huntsville , Alabama The second most populous city in Alabama. It is located in the northern part of the state. Huntsville is known for its many space and aerospace industries, its many parks and green spaces, and its many attractions, such as the U.S. Space & Rocket Center and the Huntsville Museum of Art. with a population of 202,964 people.
  • Huntsville , Arkansas city in Arkansas, USA with a population of 2,599 people.
  • Huntsville , Missouri city in Missouri with a population of 1,475 people.
  • Huntsville , Tennessee human settlement in Scott County, Tennessee, United States of America with a population of 1,285 people.
  • Huntsville , Utah town in Weber County, Utah, United States with a population of 639 people.
  • Huntsville , Ohio city in Logan County, Ohio, United States of America with a population of 441 people.
  • Huntsville , Illinois unincorporated community in Illinois with a population of 134 people.
  • Huntsville , Kansas human settlement in United States of America with a population of 113 people.

Other cities in Walker County

Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Walker County , TX.

City Name Population Title
New Waverly 1,073 City in Walker County, Texas, United States
Riverside 510 City in Walker County, Texas, United States

Distance to Other Cities

Huntsville distances to largest Texas cities