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Welcome to Corrigan ...

The town of Corrigan is located in the Piney Woods (East Texas).

Corrigan is located in Polk County<1>.

While we don't have a date for the founding of Corrigan, you might get a feel for it by knowing that during our research the earliest mention that we found (so far) was on a map dated ?.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Corrigan has a population of 1,668 people<2> (see below for details).

The community of Corrigan is 230 feet [70 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Corrigan: (936)

The ZIP code for Corrigan: 75939<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Corrigan had an population of 1,668 people. This is an increase of 4.58% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 3.08% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Corrigan had a population of 1,595 people. This makes Corrigan the county's 3rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,595 people, the population of Corrigan decreased 7.32% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,721 people).

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

Communities Also Named Corrigan ...

Using our Gazetteer, we found another community named Corrigan - it's located in Michigan.

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

Communities near Corrigan ...

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

  • Diboll
    (13 miles [20.9 km] to the north)
  • Groveton
    (18 miles [29 km] to the west)
  • Burke
    (16 miles [25.7 km] to the north)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Burke
    • Burke is located in Angelina County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 727 people
    • Jump to a Google Map centered on Burke
  • Chester
    (14 miles [22.5 km] to the east)
  • Seven Oaks
    (10 miles [16.1 km] to the south)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Seven Oaks have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Seven Oaks
    • Seven Oaks is located in Polk County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 131 people
    • Jump to a Google Map centered on Seven Oaks
  • Moscow
    (5 miles [8 km] to the south)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Moscow have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Moscow
    • Moscow is located in Polk County
    • Jump to a Google Map centered on Moscow
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Moscow <5>
  • Camden
    (7 miles [11.3 km] to the southeast)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Camden have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Camden
    • Camden is located in Polk County
    • Jump to a Google Map centered on Camden
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Camden <5>
  • Lily Island
    (9 miles [14.5 km] to the southeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lily Island
    • Lily Island is located in Polk County
    • Jump to a Google Map centered on Lily Island
  • Leggett
    (12 miles [19.3 km] to the south)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Leggett have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Leggett
    • Leggett is located in Polk County
    • Jump to a Google Map centered on Leggett
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Leggett <5>
  • Woodlake
    (12 miles [19.3 km] to the west)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Woodlake
    • Woodlake is located in Trinity County
    • Jump to a Google Map centered on Woodlake

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

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Corrigan. Our list includes 5 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Corrigan.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Corrigan ...

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

Adding Corrigan to Our Gazetteer ...

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

From our notes, the earliest published mention we've found for Corrigan was on a map titled Map of Texas (from Rand McNally, 1911).

We also found Corrigan in the book titled Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details, see References and Mentions for Corrigan.

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Corrigan. 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 Polk, 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 Corrigan.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Corrigan - 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 town (such as Corrigan). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Corrigan or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<6>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 found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.









 

 

 

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