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Welcome to Chireno ...

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

Chireno is located in Nacogdoches County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Chireno has a population of 378 people<2> (see below for details).

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

The community of Chireno is 260 feet [79 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Chireno: (936)

The ZIP code for Chireno: 75937<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Chireno had an population of 378 people. This is a decrease of 2.07% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 6.67% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Chireno had a population of 386 people. This makes Chireno the county's 5th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 386 people, the population of Chireno decreased 4.69% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 405 people).

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

Communities near Chireno ...

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

  • Nacogdoches [Nacogdoches County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Nacogdoches
    • Nacogdoches [Nacogdoches County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the west of Chireno
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 32,461 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nacogdoches
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Nacogdoches<6>
  • San Augustine [San Augustine County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for San Augustine
    • San Augustine [San Augustine County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the east of Chireno
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,865 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for San Augustine have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on San Augustine
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for San Augustine<6>
  • Broaddus [San Augustine County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Broaddus
    • Broaddus [San Augustine County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the south of Chireno
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 201 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Broaddus have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Broaddus
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Broaddus<6>
  • Attoyac [Nacogdoches County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Attoyac
    • Attoyac [Nacogdoches County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the north of Chireno
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Attoyac
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Denning [San Augustine County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Denning
      • Denning [San Augustine County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the east of Chireno
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Denning
    • Etoile [Nacogdoches County]
    • Martinsville [Nacogdoches County]
    • Woden [Nacogdoches County]
    • Thomas Crossing [Angelina County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Thomas Crossing
      • Thomas Crossing [Angelina County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the southwest of Chireno
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Thomas Crossing have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Thomas Crossing
    • Maxey Town [San Augustine County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Maxey Town
      • Maxey Town [San Augustine County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the east of Chireno
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Maxey Town have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Maxey Town

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 Chireno. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Chireno.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Chireno. 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 Chireno.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Chireno ...

Looking for more information about Chireno? 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 Chireno, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Chireno.

Adding Chireno to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Chireno 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 Chireno was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

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

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About Nacogdoches County

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

The official website for Nacogdoches County: www.co.nacogdoches.tx.us/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Texas' counties, including Nacogdoches, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Chireno.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Chireno - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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 Chireno). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Chireno or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Chireno) 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 Chireno. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from ChirenoOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Chireno. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.4988, Longitude: -94.3520    
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<7>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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