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De Leon, Texas

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Welcome to De Leon ...

The city of De Leon is located in Comanche County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, De Leon has a population of 2,171 people<1> (see below for details).

De Leon is 1,270 feet [387 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The area code for De Leon: (254)

The ZIP code for De Leon: 76444<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, De Leon had a population of 2,246 people (which is 16.07% of the total population of Comanche County). This makes De Leon the county's 2nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 2,246 people, the population of De Leon decreased 7.69% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 2,433 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, De Leon had an population of 2,171 people. This is a decrease of 3.34% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 10.77% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for De Leon.

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around De Leon. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of De Leon. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around De Leon.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for De Leon:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for De Leon ...

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

Communities near De Leon ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Stephenville   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the East (E) of De Leon

Located in Erath County

Comanche   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the South (S) of De Leon

Dublin   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East (E) of De Leon

Located in Erath County

Gorman   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of De Leon

Located in Eastland County

Gustine   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Southeast (SE) of De Leon

Comyn   [Map]

Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of De Leon

Rucker   [Map]

Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of De Leon

Proctor   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) of De Leon

Desdemona   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North (N) of De Leon

Located in Eastland County

Lingleville   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of De Leon

Located in Erath County

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for De Leon.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for De Leon.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around De Leon - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>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 De Leon). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether De Leon or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<4>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 from Point A (ie- De Leon) 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 De Leon. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from De Leon

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in De Leon. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.1111, Longitude: -98.5364     [Map].






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