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Welcome to Huntsville ...
The location of Huntsville has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
When the people of Huntsville refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Huntsvillian<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2018, Huntsville has a population of 41,521 people<3> (see below for details).
Huntsville is 400 feet [122 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Huntsville lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Huntsville is within the (936) area code.
The ZIP codes for Huntsville: 77320, 77340-77344, 77348-77349<5>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Huntsville had a population of 38,548 people (or 56.8% of the total population of Walker County). This makes Huntsville the county's most populous community.
The population of Huntsville represents 0.15% of the population of Texas (which has 25,145,561 people), making it the state's 73rd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 38,548 people, the population of Huntsville increased 9.89% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 35,078 people).
Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Huntsville had an population of 41,521 people. This is an increase of 7.71% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 18.37% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Huntsville.
Communities Also Named Huntsville ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 27 communities that are also named Huntsville - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, Colorado, Connecticut, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana (2), Kansas, Kentucky, Maryland, Mississippi, Missouri, New Jersey, North Carolina, Ohio (3), Ontario, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Tennessee (2), Utah, Vermont, Washington and West Virginia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Huntsville.
Websites for Huntsville ...
Official Website: www.ci.huntsville.tx.us/
Chamber of Commerce: www.chamber.huntsville.tx.us/
Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Huntsville:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Huntsville ...
Looking for more information about Huntsville? 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 Huntsville, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Huntsville.
Communities near Huntsville ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the South (S) of Huntsville
Located in Montgomery County
Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Huntsville
Located in Trinity County
Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South (S) of Huntsville
Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Huntsville
Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the East (E) of Huntsville
Located in San Jacinto County
Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East (E) of Huntsville
Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Huntsville
Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West (W) of Huntsville
Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the South (S) of Huntsville
Located in Montgomery County
Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the North (N) of Huntsville
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Huntsville.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Huntsville: www.ci.huntsville.tx.us/
The official website for Walker County: www.co.walker.tx.us/
The official website for State of Texas: https://texas.gov/
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This page was last modified: 08 Jan 2020