Mexia, Texas

Mexia: City in Limestone County, Texas, United States


Mexia is a city located in the county of Limestone in the U.S. state of Texas. Its population at the 2010 census was 7,459 and a population density of 395 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 7,287 inhabitants.

Mexia locator map
Location of Mexia on Texas map.

Quick Facts about Mexia

Population : 7,287 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Texas (United States)
County : Limestone County
Postal code : 76667
Phone Area Codes : 254
Area : 18.9 km2
Altitude : 522 feet / 159 meters
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 11:56:11 (15th July 2024)
Density : 386 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -2.36% (2010-2020)
Limestone County Mexia locator map image
Limestone County Mexia
Limestone County Mexia locator map image


Mexia is located at 31°40'48"N 96°28'56"W (31.6798900, -96.4822000).

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According to census records, the population of Mexia decreased by 2.36% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 7,459 - census
2011 7,493 0.45% estimation process
2012 7,541 0.64% estimation process
2013 7,446 -1.28% estimation process
2014 7,445 -0.01% estimation process
2015 7,406 -0.53% estimation process
2016 7,393 -0.18% estimation process
2017 7,354 -0.53% estimation process
2018 7,330 -0.33% estimation process
2019 7,344 0.19% estimation process
2020 7,287 -0.78% estimation process

Mexia zip code is 76667. County name: Limestone, County fips: 48293

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People born in Mexia (17)

People born in Mexia, including Disgraced financier Allen Stanford, musician, singer, composer Les Baxter, Only son of Anna Nicole Smith Daniel Wayne Smith, .


  • Kelvin Beachum (American football player) he was born in 08/06/1989
  • Adrian Burk (American football player (1927-2003)) he was born in 14/12/1927
  • Bill Crider (American writer) he was born in 28/07/1941
  • John F. Forrest (U.S. Army officer and combat commander during the Korean War and Vietnam War era.) he was born in 20/06/1927
  • Ray Rhodes (American football player and coach) he was born in 20/10/1950
  • Tommy Taylor (American baseball player) he was born in 17/09/1892
  • William B. Murphy (American film editor) he was born in 09/01/1908
  • Michael Brown (American writer, composer, and musician) he was born in 14/12/1920
  • Ralph P. Cousins (US Army general) he was born in 01/12/1891
  • Everett Gee Jackson (American painter) he was born in 08/10/1900
  • Jack Dennis (American film editor) he was born in 04/07/1894
  • Diedrick Brackens (American artist) he was born in 01/01/1989
  • Goose Curry (American baseball player) he was born in 19/05/1905
  • Porter Charleston (American baseball player) he was born in 08/01/1904

Schools in Mexia

College & universities near Mexia, TX

Code Name City ZIP
227146 Navarro College Corsicana (TX) 75110

Stations (5)

Amtrak & bus stations near Mexia, TX

Code Name Address Type
WCX Waco, TX 301 South 8th Street BUS
MCG McGregor 1 Amtrak Blvd. RAIL
TPL Temple 315 West Ave B RAIL
BRY Bryan, TX 301 East 26th Street BUS
CBR Cleburne 206 North Border St. RAIL

Post offices near Mexia

Post Office Name City ZIP
Mexia Post Office Mexia (TX) 76667
Tehuacana Post Office Tehuacana (TX) 76686
Wortham Post Office Wortham (TX) 76693
Coolidg Post Office Coolidge (TX) 76635
Groesbeck Post Office Groesbeck (TX) 76642

Other cities in Limestone County

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

City Name Population Title
Victoria 66,838 The most populous city in Victoria County, Texas.
Little Elm 56,625 A city in Denton County, Texas.
Center 5,043 City in Shelby County, Texas, United States
Groesbeck 4,173 City in Texas, United States
Coolidge 950 Town of the United States
Thornton 524 Town in Limestone County, Texas
Kosse 463 Town of the United States
Tehuacana 277 Ghost town

Distance to Other Cities

Mexia distances to largest Texas cities