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Welcome to Keene ...

The city of Keene is located

Keene is located in Johnson County<1>.

The location of Keene has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Keene has a population of 6,551 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Keene.

The community of Keene is 910 feet [277 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Area codes for Keene: (817) and (682)<5>

The ZIP code for Keene: 76059<6>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Keene had an population of 6,551 people. This is an increase of 7.29% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 30.94% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Keene had a population of 6,106 people. This makes Keene the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Keene represents 0.02% of the population of Texas (which has 25,145,561 people), making it the state's 287th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 6,106 people, the population of Keene increased 22.05% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 5,003 people).

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

Communities Also Named Keene ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 17 communities that are also named Keene - they are located in California, Colorado (2), Florida (2), Kansas, Kentucky, Nebraska, New Hampshire, New York (2), North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Ontario, Virginia and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Keene ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Keene.

  • Mansfield [Tarrant County]
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    • Mansfield [Tarrant County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<7> to the northeast of Keene
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 73,094 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mansfield
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mansfield<8>
  • Burleson [Johnson County]
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    • Burleson [Johnson County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<7> to the north of Keene
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 49,686 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Burleson
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Burleson<8>
  • Crowley [Tarrant County]
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    • Crowley [Tarrant County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<7> to the north of Keene
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 17,593 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Crowley have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Crowley
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Crowley<8>
  • Forest Hill [Tarrant County]
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    • Forest Hill [Tarrant County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<7> to the north of Keene
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 12,943 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Forest Hill<8>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Kennedale [Tarrant County]
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      • Kennedale [Tarrant County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<7> to the north of Keene
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,620 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kennedale<8>
    • Everman [Tarrant County]
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      • Everman [Tarrant County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<7> to the north of Keene
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,127 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Everman have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Everman
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Everman<8>
    • Alvarado [Johnson County]
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      • Alvarado [Johnson County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<7> to the east of Keene
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,624 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Alvarado have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alvarado
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Alvarado<8>
    • Venus [Johnson County]
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      • Venus [Johnson County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<7> to the east of Keene
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,588 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Venus have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Venus
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Venus<8>
    • Edgecliff Village [Tarrant County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Edgecliff Village
      • Edgecliff Village [Tarrant County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<7> to the north of Keene
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,012 people
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    • Grandview [Johnson County]
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      • Grandview [Johnson County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<7> to the southeast of Keene
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,817 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Grandview have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grandview
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Grandview<8>

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 Keene. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Keene.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Keene. 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 Keene.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Keene. See our Newspapers Page for Keene.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Keene ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Texas

About Johnson County

About Texas

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Keene. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Johnson County: www.johnsoncountytx.org/

The official website for State of Texas: https://texas.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Texas' counties, including Johnson, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Keene.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Keene - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Area code (682) is an overlay for area code (817).
<6>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 Keene). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Keene or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<7>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- Keene) 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 Keene. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from KeeneOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Keene. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.3941, Longitude: -97.3272       In this case, the coordinates for Keene have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<8>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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