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Welcome to Mansfield ...

The city of Mansfield is located

Mansfield is primarily located in Ellis County<1>. A portion of Mansfield extends into Johnson County and Tarrant County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Mansfield has a population of 72,365 people<2> (see below for details).

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

The community of Mansfield is 580 feet [177 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Area codes for Mansfield: (817) and (682)<4>

The ZIP code for Mansfield: 76063<5>

Websites for Mansfield ...

Official Website: www.ci.mansfield.tx.us/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Mansfield had an population of 72,365 people. This is an increase of 28.38% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 158.16% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Mansfield had a population of 56,368 people (which is 37.68% of the total population of Ellis County). This makes Mansfield the county's 4th most populous community.

The population of Mansfield represents 0.22% of the total population of Texas (which has 25,145,561 people), making it the state's 54th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 56,368 people, the population of Mansfield increased 101.09% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 28,031 people).

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

Communities Also Named Mansfield ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Texas communities named Mansfield: This one is located in Ellis County and the other is located in Tarrant County.

Beyond Texas, there are 35 communities that are also named Mansfield - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, California, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas (4), Louisiana, Massachusetts, Michigan (2), Minnesota (2), Missouri, Nebraska, New Jersey, North Carolina, Nova Scotia, Ohio (2), Ontario (3), Pennsylvania (2), South Dakota, Tennessee, Virginia (2), Washington and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Mansfield ...

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

  • Fort Worth [Tarrant County]
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    • Fort Worth [Tarrant County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the northwest of Mansfield
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 927,720 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fort Worth
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fort Worth<7>
  • Arlington [Tarrant County]
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    • Arlington [Tarrant County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the north of Mansfield
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 398,864 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Arlington
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Arlington<7>
  • Grand Prairie [Dallas County]
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    • Grand Prairie [Dallas County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the northeast of Mansfield
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 195,272 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Grand Prairie<7>
  • Euless [Tarrant County]
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    • Euless [Tarrant County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the north of Mansfield
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 57,332 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Euless<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • DeSoto [Dallas County]
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      • DeSoto [Dallas County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the east of Mansfield
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 52,910 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on DeSoto
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for DeSoto<7>
    • Burleson [Johnson County]
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      • Burleson [Johnson County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the west of Mansfield
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 49,686 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Burleson<7>
    • Bedford [Tarrant County]
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      • Bedford [Tarrant County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the north of Mansfield
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 48,352 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bedford
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bedford<7>
    • Cedar Hill [Dallas County]
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      • Cedar Hill [Dallas County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the east of Mansfield
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 47,820 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cedar Hill
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cedar Hill<7>
    • Haltom City [Tarrant County]
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      • Haltom City [Tarrant County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the northwest of Mansfield
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 43,728 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Haltom City
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Haltom City<7>
    • Duncanville [Dallas County]
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      • Duncanville [Dallas County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the northeast of Mansfield
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 38,189 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Duncanville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Duncanville<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 Mansfield. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Mansfield.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Mansfield ...

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

Adding Mansfield to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Mansfield 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 Mansfield was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Mansfield on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Texas (1897).

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Mansfield: www.ci.mansfield.tx.us/

The official website for Ellis County: www.co.ellis.tx.us/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Texas' counties, including Ellis, 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 Mansfield.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Mansfield - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (682) is an overlay for area code (817).
<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 Mansfield). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Mansfield 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 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Mansfield) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Mansfield. 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 MansfieldOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Mansfield. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.5634, Longitude: -97.1419    
<7>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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