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Mineral Wells, Texas
Welcome to Mineral Wells ...
The location of Mineral Wells has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
A typical abbreviation for Mineral Wells: Mineral Wls.
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Mineral Wells has a population of 15,213 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Mineral Wells.
Mineral Wells is 890 feet [271 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Mineral Wells lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
The area code for Mineral Wells: (940)
The ZIP codes for Mineral Wells: 76067-76068<5>
Websites for Mineral Wells ...
Chamber of Commerce: www.mineralwellstx.com/
Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Mineral Wells, the following might be of interest:
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Mineral Wells had an population of 15,213 people. This is a decrease of 9.38% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 10.23% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Mineral Wells had a population of 16,788 people (or 59.72% of the total population of Palo Pinto County). This makes Mineral Wells the county's most populous community.
The population of Mineral Wells represents 0.07% of the total population of Texas (which has 25,145,561 people), making it the state's 145th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 16,788 people, the population of Mineral Wells has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (which had a count of 16,946 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Mineral Wells.
Adding Mineral Wells to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Mineral Wells 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 Mineral Wells was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Mineral Wells on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Mineral Wells ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Mineral Wells - they are located in Mississippi and West Virginia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Mineral Wells.
Communities near Mineral Wells ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Mineral Wells.
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 Mineral Wells. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Mineral Wells.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Mineral Wells. 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 Mineral Wells.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Mineral Wells. Our list includes 7 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Mineral Wells.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Mineral Wells ...
Looking for more information about Mineral Wells? 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 Mineral Wells, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Mineral Wells.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 14 Jun 2021