A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
El Campo, Texas
Welcome to El Campo ...
The city of El Campo is located in Wharton County.
The location of El Campo has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
From the Census Estimates for 2018, El Campo has a population of 11,622 people<2> (see below for details).
El Campo is 100 feet [30 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: El Campo lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
The area code for El Campo: (979)
The ZIP code for El Campo: 77437<4>
Websites for El Campo ...
Official Website: www.ci.el-campo.tx.us/
Chamber of Commerce: www.elcampochamber.com/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, El Campo had an population of 11,622 people. This is an increase of 0.17% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 6.19% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, El Campo had a population of 11,602 people (or 28.11% of the total population of Wharton County). This makes El Campo the county's most populous community.
The population of El Campo represents 0.05% of the population of Texas (which has 25,145,561 people), making it the state's 194th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 11,602 people, the population of El Campo increased 6% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 10,945 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for El Campo.
Communities Also Named El Campo ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named El Campo - it's located in California.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for El Campo.
Communities near El Campo ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near El Campo.
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 El Campo. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for El Campo.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of El Campo. 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 El Campo.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around El Campo. Our list includes 4 papers. See our Newspapers Page for El Campo.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for El Campo ...
Looking for more information about El Campo? 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 El Campo, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for El Campo.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for El Campo: www.ci.el-campo.tx.us/
The official website for State of Texas: https://texas.gov/
Please keep in mind that we can not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of the information on this website, so use with care. We encourage you to double-check the information that is critical to you.
If you've found an error or have additional information that you would like to share, please don't hesitate to write. Click here to contact us.
This page was last modified: 07 Apr 2020