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Welcome to Mount Enterprise ...

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

Mount Enterprise is located in Rusk County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Mount Enterprise: Mt. Enterprise

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Mount Enterprise has a population of 435 people<3> (see below for details).

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

The community of Mount Enterprise is 440 feet [134 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Telephone area codes for Mount Enterprise: (903) and (430)<5>

The ZIP code for Mount Enterprise: 75681<6>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Mount Enterprise had an population of 435 people. This is a decrease of 2.68% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 17.14% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Mount Enterprise had a population of 447 people. This makes Mount Enterprise the county's 5th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 447 people, the population of Mount Enterprise decreased 14.86% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 525 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Mount Enterprise.

Communities Also Named Mount Enterprise ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Texas communities named Mount Enterprise: This one is located in Rusk County and the other is located in Wood County.

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

Communities near Mount Enterprise ...

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

  • Henderson [Rusk County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Henderson
    • Henderson [Rusk County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<7> to the northwest of Mount Enterprise
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 13,049 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Henderson
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Henderson<8>
  • Timpson [Shelby County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Timpson
    • Timpson [Shelby County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<7> to the east of Mount Enterprise
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,130 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Timpson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Timpson
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Timpson<8>
  • Garrison [Nacogdoches County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Garrison
    • Garrison [Nacogdoches County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<7> to the southeast of Mount Enterprise
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 869 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Garrison
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Garrison<8>
  • Cushing [Nacogdoches County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cushing
    • Cushing [Nacogdoches County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<7> to the southwest of Mount Enterprise
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 614 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cushing have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cushing
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cushing<8>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Appleby [Nacogdoches County]
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      • Appleby [Nacogdoches County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<7> to the south of Mount Enterprise
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 444 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Appleby
    • Reklaw [Cherokee County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Reklaw
      • Reklaw [Cherokee County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<7> to the west of Mount Enterprise
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 391 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Reklaw
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Reklaw<8>
    • Sulphur Springs [Rusk County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sulphur Springs
      • Sulphur Springs [Rusk County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<7> to the west of Mount Enterprise
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sulphur Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sulphur Springs
    • Concord [Rusk County]
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      • Concord [Rusk County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<7> to the east of Mount Enterprise
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Concord
    • Oak Flats [Rusk County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oak Flats
      • Oak Flats [Rusk County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<7> to the northwest of Mount Enterprise
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oak Flats
    • Minden [Rusk County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Minden
      • Minden [Rusk County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<7> to the north of Mount Enterprise
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Minden have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Minden
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Minden<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 Mount Enterprise. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Mount Enterprise.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Mount Enterprise ...

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

Adding Mount Enterprise to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Texas

About Rusk County

About Texas

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Mount Enterprise. 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 Rusk, 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 Mount Enterprise.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Mount Enterprise - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Area code (430) is an overlay for area code (903).
<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 Mount Enterprise). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Mount Enterprise 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Mount Enterprise) 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 Mount Enterprise. 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 Mount EnterpriseOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Mount Enterprise. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.9116, Longitude: -94.6828       In this case, the coordinates for Mount Enterprise 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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