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Welcome to Beckville ...

The city of Beckville is located in the Piney Woods (East Texas).

Beckville is located in Panola County<1>.

The location of Beckville has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Beckville has a population of 829 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Beckville.

The community of Beckville is 340 feet [104 m] above sea level.<4>.

Time Zone: Beckville lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Area codes for Beckville: (903) & (430)<5>

The ZIP code for Beckville: 75631<6>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Beckville had an population of 829 people. This is a decrease of 2.13% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 10.24% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Beckville had a population of 847 people. This makes Beckville the county's 2nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 847 people, the population of Beckville increased 12.63% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 752 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Beckville.

Communities Also Named Beckville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 6 communities that are also named Beckville - they are located in Indiana, Minnesota, Mississippi (2), Missouri and Pennsylvania.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Beckville.

Communities near Beckville ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Beckville.

  • Carthage [Panola County]
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    • Carthage [Panola County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<7> to the southeast of Beckville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,354 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Carthage
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Carthage<8>
  • Hallsville [Harrison County]
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    • Hallsville [Harrison County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<7> to the north of Beckville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,406 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hallsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hallsville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hallsville<8>
  • Tatum [Rusk County]
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    • Tatum [Rusk County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<7> to the northwest of Beckville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,417 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tatum have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tatum
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tatum<8>
  • Lakeport [Gregg County]
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    • Lakeport [Gregg County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<7> to the northwest of Beckville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 997 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lakeport have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lakeport
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lakeport<8>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Easton [Gregg County]
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      • Easton [Gregg County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<7> to the northwest of Beckville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 525 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Easton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Easton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Easton<8>
    • Gary City [Panola County]
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      • Gary City [Panola County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<7> to the south of Beckville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 301 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gary City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gary City
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gary City<8>
    • Center Point [Panola County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Center Point
      • Center Point [Panola County] was located 6 miles [9.7 km]<7> to the north of Beckville
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Center Point have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Clayton [Panola County]
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      • Clayton [Panola County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<7> to the south of Beckville
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clayton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clayton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clayton<8>
    • Pinehill [Rusk County]
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      • Pinehill [Rusk County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<7> to the southwest of Beckville
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pinehill
    • Buncome [Panola County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Buncome
      • Buncome [Panola County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<7> to the south of Beckville
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Buncome

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Beckville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Beckville.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Beckville. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Beckville.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Beckville. See our Newspapers Page for Beckville.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Beckville ...

Looking for more information about Beckville? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Beckville, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Beckville.

Adding Beckville to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Beckville in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Beckville was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Beckville on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Texas (1911).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Beckville on our Genealogy Page.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Beckville. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of Texas: https://texas.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Texas' counties, including Panola, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Beckville.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Beckville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Area code (430) is an overlay for area code (903).
<6>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Beckville). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Beckville or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<7>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Beckville) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Beckville. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from BeckvilleOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Beckville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.2435, Longitude: -94.4561       In this case, the coordinates for Beckville have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<8>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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