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Welcome to Quanah ...
The city of Quanah is located in the Texas Panhandle.
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Quanah has a population of 2,481 people<2> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Quanah.
The community of Quanah is 1,570 feet [479 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Quanah lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
The telephone area code for Quanah: (940)
The ZIP code for Quanah: 79252<4>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Quanah had an population of 2,481 people. This is a decrease of 6.06% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 17.9% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Quanah had a population of 2,641 people (which is 63.81% of the total population of Hardeman County). This makes Quanah the county's most populous community.
The population of Quanah represents 0.01% of the total population of Texas (which has 25,145,561 people), making it the state's 493rd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 2,641 people, the population of Quanah decreased 12.61% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 3,022 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Quanah.
Communities near Quanah ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Quanah.
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 Quanah. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Quanah.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Quanah. 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 Quanah.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Quanah. Our list includes 6 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Quanah.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Quanah ...
Looking for more information about Quanah? 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 Quanah, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Quanah.
Adding Quanah to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Quanah 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 Quanah was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Quanah on a map titled Shell Oil Road Map for Oklahoma (1948).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Quanah on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 27 Apr 2022