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Welcome to San Augustine ...

The town of San Augustine is located in the Piney Woods (East Texas).

San Augustine is located in San Augustine County<1> and is the County Seat for San Augustine County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, San Augustine has a population of 1,868 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of San Augustine.

The community of San Augustine is 340 feet [104 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

San Augustine is within the boundaries of the (936) area code.

The ZIP code for San Augustine: 75972<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, San Augustine had an population of 1,868 people. This is a decrease of 11.39% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 24.53% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, San Augustine had a population of 2,108 people (or 23.78% of the total population of San Augustine County). This makes San Augustine the county's most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 2,108 people, the population of San Augustine decreased 14.83% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 2,475 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for San Augustine.

Communities Also Named San Augustine ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named San Augustine - they are located in California and New Mexico.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for San Augustine.

Communities near San Augustine ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near San Augustine.

  • Center [Shelby County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Center
    • Center [Shelby County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the north of San Augustine
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,043 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Center
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Center<7>
  • Hemphill [Sabine County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hemphill
    • Hemphill [Sabine County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the southeast of San Augustine
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,211 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hemphill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hemphill
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hemphill<7>
  • Chireno [Nacogdoches County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chireno
    • Chireno [Nacogdoches County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the west of San Augustine
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 378 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chireno
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chireno<7>
  • Huxley [Shelby County]
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    • Huxley [Shelby County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the northeast of San Augustine
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 376 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Huxley have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Huxley
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Bronson [Sabine County]
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      • Bronson [Sabine County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the southeast of San Augustine
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bronson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bronson
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bronson<7>
    • Broaddus [San Augustine County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Broaddus
      • Broaddus [San Augustine County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the southwest of San Augustine
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 201 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Broaddus have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Broaddus
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Broaddus<7>
    • Maxey Town [San Augustine County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Maxey Town
      • Maxey Town [San Augustine County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<6> to the south of San Augustine
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Maxey Town have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Maxey Town
    • Denning [San Augustine County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Denning
      • Denning [San Augustine County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the west of San Augustine
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Denning
    • Rebecca [San Augustine County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rebecca
      • Rebecca [San Augustine County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the southeast of San Augustine
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rebecca
    • Choice [Shelby County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Choice
      • Choice [Shelby County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the north of San Augustine
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Choice

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 San Augustine. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for San Augustine.

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around San Augustine. Our list includes 24 papers. See our Newspapers Page for San Augustine.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for San Augustine ...

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

Adding San Augustine to Our Gazetteer ...

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

We also found San Augustine on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Texas (1911).

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

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for San Augustine. 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 San Augustine, 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 San Augustine.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around San Augustine - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>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 town (such as San Augustine). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether San Augustine or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<6>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 from Point A (ie- San Augustine) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for San Augustine. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from San AugustineOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in San Augustine. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.5297, Longitude: -94.1108       In this case, the coordinates for San Augustine have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>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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