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Welcome to Eastland ...
The city of Eastland is located in the Texas Panhandle.
While we don't have a date for the founding of Eastland, you might consider that their post office opened in 1876.
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Eastland has a population of 3,856 people<2> (see below for details).
The community of Eastland is 1,440 feet [439 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Eastland lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Eastland is within the (254) area code.
The ZIP code for Eastland: 76448<4>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Eastland had an population of 3,856 people. This is a decrease of 2.63% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 2.31% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Eastland had a population of 3,960 people (or 21.31% of the total population of Eastland County). This makes Eastland the county's most populous community.
The population of Eastland represents 0.02% of the total population of Texas (which has 25,145,561 people), making it the state's 386th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 3,960 people, the population of Eastland increased 5.07% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 3,769 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Eastland.
Communities Also Named Eastland ...
Using our Gazetteer, we found that there are 9 communities that are also named Eastland - they are located in Kentucky (2), Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Utah and Washington.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Eastland.
Communities near Eastland ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Eastland.
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 Eastland. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Eastland.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Eastland. 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 Eastland.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Eastland. Our list includes 13 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Eastland.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Eastland ...
Looking for more information about Eastland? 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 Eastland, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Eastland.
Adding Eastland to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Eastland 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 Eastland was in the document titled List of Post Offices from Cameron Blevins and Richard Helbock.<7>
We also found Eastland in the book titled Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details, see References and Mentions for Eastland.
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Eastland. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Eastland County: www.eastlandcountytexas.com/
The official website for State of Texas: https://texas.gov/
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