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Hooks, Texas

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The location of Hooks

Welcome to Hooks ...

The city of Hooks is located in Bowie County.

The location of Hooks has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Hooks has a population of 2,743 people<2> (see below for details).

Hooks is 370 feet [113 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Area codes for Hooks: (903) and (430)<4>

The ZIP code for Hooks: 75561<5>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Hooks had a population of 2,769 people. This makes Hooks the county's 5th most populous community.

The population of Hooks represents 0.01% of the total population of Texas (which has 25,145,561 people), making it the state's 478th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 2,769 people, the population of Hooks decreased 6.86% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 2,973 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Hooks had an population of 2,743 people. This is a decrease of 0.94% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 7.74% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Hooks ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Hooks and not the distance if you drove.<6>.

Community   2017
Ashdown (AR)   [Map]   4,428   NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Texarkana (AR)   [Map]   30,259   E   14 miles [22.5 km]
De Kalb   [Map]   1,630   W   19 miles [30.6 km]
Maud   [Map]   1,066   S   10 miles [16.1 km]
Nash   [Map]   3,413   E   9 miles [14.5 km]
New Boston   [Map]   4,661   W   7 miles [11.3 km]

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

Communities Also Named Hooks ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Hooks - they are located in Alabama, Colorado and Pennsylvania.

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

See 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 Hooks. 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 Hooks. 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 Hooks.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Hooks ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Footnotes ...

<1>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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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Hooks.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Hooks - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>Area code (430) is an overlay for area code (903).

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<5>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 Hooks). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Hooks or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Hooks) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Hooks. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Hooks

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Hooks. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.4707, Longitude: -94.2841     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Hooks have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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