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Welcome to Nacogdoches ...
The city of Nacogdoches is located in the Piney Woods (East Texas).
The pronunciation of Nacogdoches: NACK-uh-DOE-chess<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Nacogdoches has a population of 32,584 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Nacogdoches.
The community of Nacogdoches is 320 feet [98 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Nacogdoches lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
The area code for Nacogdoches: (936)
The ZIP codes for Nacogdoches: 75961-75964<5>
Websites for Nacogdoches ...
Official Website: www.ci.nacogdoches.tx.us/
Chamber of Commerce: www.nacogdoches.org/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Nacogdoches had an population of 32,584 people. This is a decrease of 1.25% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 8.93% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Nacogdoches had a population of 32,996 people (which is 51.14% of the total population of Nacogdoches County). This makes Nacogdoches the county's most populous community.
The population of Nacogdoches represents 0.13% of the total population of Texas (which has 25,145,561 people), making it the state's 88th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 32,996 people, the population of Nacogdoches increased 10.3% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 29,914 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Nacogdoches.
Communities near Nacogdoches ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Nacogdoches.
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 Nacogdoches. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Nacogdoches.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Nacogdoches. 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 Nacogdoches.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Nacogdoches. Our list includes 25 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Nacogdoches.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Nacogdoches ...
Looking for more information about Nacogdoches? 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 Nacogdoches, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Nacogdoches.
Adding Nacogdoches to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Nacogdoches 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 Nacogdoches was in the U.S. Post Offices (Jan. 1851).
We also found Nacogdoches in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Nacogdoches on our Genealogy Page.
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The official website for Nacogdoches: www.ci.nacogdoches.tx.us/
The official website for Nacogdoches County: www.co.nacogdoches.tx.us/
The official website for State of Texas: https://texas.gov/
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This page was last modified: 09 Aug 2022