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Nacogdoches, Texas

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The location of Nacogdoches

Welcome to Nacogdoches ...

The city of Nacogdoches is located in Nacogdoches County and is the County Seat for Nacogdoches County.

The location of Nacogdoches has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Nacogdoches has a population of 33,542 people<2> (see below for details).

Nacogdoches is 320 feet [98 m] above sea level.<3>.

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<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Nacogdoches had a population of 32,996 people (or 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).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Nacogdoches had an population of 33,542 people. This is an increase of 1.65% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 12.13% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Nacogdoches ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Garrison   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the Northeast (NE) of Nacogdoches

Wells   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Nacogdoches

Located in Cherokee County

Cushing   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Nacogdoches

Appleby   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of Nacogdoches

Chireno   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Nacogdoches

Alazan   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of Nacogdoches

Woden   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Nacogdoches

River Crest Estates   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South (S) of Nacogdoches

Located in Angelina County

Whispering Pines   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Nacogdoches

Douglass   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the West (W) of Nacogdoches

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Nacogdoches.

Websites for Nacogdoches ...

Official Website:

Chamber of Commerce:

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Nacogdoches. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • 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 community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Nacogdoches. Our list includes 25 papers.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper 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.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Texas

About Nacogdoches County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Nacogdoches:

The official website for Nacogdoches County:

The official website for State of Texas:

Footnotes ...

<1>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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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Nacogdoches.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Nacogdoches - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>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 Nacogdoches). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Nacogdoches or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

Our list of ZIP Codes for Nacogdoches includes: 75961, 75962, 75963 & 75964.

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<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Nacogdoches) 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 Nacogdoches. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Nacogdoches

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Nacogdoches. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.6151, Longitude: -94.6505     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Nacogdoches have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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