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Welcome to Linden ...

The city of Linden is located in the Piney Woods (East Texas).

Linden is located in Cass County<1> and is the County Seat for Cass County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Linden has a population of 1,903 people<2> (see below for details).

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

The community of Linden is 360 feet [110 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

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

The ZIP code for Linden: 75563<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Linden had an population of 1,903 people. This is a decrease of 4.28% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 15.65% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Linden had a population of 1,988 people (or 6.53% of the total population of Cass County). This makes Linden the county's 2nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,988 people, the population of Linden decreased 11.88% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 2,256 people).

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

Communities Also Named Linden ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 40 communities that are also named Linden - they are located in Alabama, Alberta, Arizona (2), California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Indiana, Iowa, Manitoba, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan (2), Minnesota, Mississippi (2), Missouri (3), New Jersey, New York, North Carolina (2), Nova Scotia, Ohio (2), Oklahoma, Pennsylvania (3), South Dakota, Tennessee, Virginia (2), West Virginia, Wisconsin and Wyoming.

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

Communities near Linden ...

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

  • Atlanta [Cass County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Atlanta
    • Atlanta [Cass County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the northeast of Linden
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,424 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Atlanta
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Atlanta<7>
  • Jefferson [Marion County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jefferson
    • Jefferson [Marion County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the south of Linden
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,924 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jefferson have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jefferson
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jefferson<7>
  • Hughes Springs [Cass County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hughes Springs
    • Hughes Springs [Cass County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the west of Linden
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,672 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hughes Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hughes Springs
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hughes Springs<7>
  • Queen City [Cass County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Queen City
    • Queen City [Cass County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the northeast of Linden
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,414 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Queen City have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Queen City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Queen City<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Avinger [Cass County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Avinger
      • Avinger [Cass County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the southwest of Linden
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 419 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Avinger have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Avinger
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Avinger<7>
    • Bloomburg [Cass County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bloomburg
      • Bloomburg [Cass County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the northeast of Linden
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 398 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bloomburg have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bloomburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bloomburg<7>
    • Douglassville [Cass County]
    • Marietta [Cass County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Marietta
      • Marietta [Cass County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the northwest of Linden
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 129 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Marietta have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Marietta
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Marietta<7>
    • Kildare [Cass County]
    • Bivins [Cass County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bivins
      • Bivins [Cass County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the east of Linden
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bivins have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bivins
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bivins<7>

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

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Linden. Our list includes 4 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Linden.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Linden ...

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

Adding Linden to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Linden in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Linden was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Linden on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Texas (1911).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Linden on our Genealogy Page.

Mentions & References for Linden

Cities, Towns and Villages of Texas

About Cass County

About Texas

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

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Texas' counties, including Cass, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Linden.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Linden - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (430) is an overlay for area code (903).
<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 Linden). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Linden or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<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- Linden) 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 Linden. 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 LindenOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Linden. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.0116, Longitude: -94.3646    
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<8>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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