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Welcome to Schulenburg ...

The city of Schulenburg is located in Fayette County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Schulenburg has a population of 2,913 people<2> (see below for details).

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

Schulenburg is 360 feet [110 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Schulenburg: (979)

The ZIP code for Schulenburg: 78956<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Schulenburg had an population of 2,913 people. This is an increase of 2.14% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 7.93% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Schulenburg had a population of 2,852 people (or 11.62% of the total population of Fayette County). This makes Schulenburg the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Schulenburg represents 0.01% of the population of Texas (which has 25,145,561 people), making it the state's 469th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 2,852 people, the population of Schulenburg increased 5.67% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 2,699 people).

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

Communities near Schulenburg ...

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

  • La Grange [Fayette County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for La Grange
    • La Grange [Fayette County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the north of Schulenburg
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,677 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on La Grange
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for La Grange<6>
  • Hallettsville [Lavaca County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hallettsville
    • Hallettsville [Lavaca County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the south of Schulenburg
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,637 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hallettsville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hallettsville<6>
  • Weimar [Colorado County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Weimar
    • Weimar [Colorado County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the east of Schulenburg
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,226 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Weimar have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Weimar
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Weimar<6>
  • Flatonia [Fayette County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Flatonia
    • Flatonia [Fayette County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the west of Schulenburg
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,431 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Flatonia
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Flatonia<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Moulton [Lavaca County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Moulton
      • Moulton [Lavaca County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Schulenburg
      • Estimated population in 2019: 899 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Moulton have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Moulton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Moulton<6>
    • Hackberry [Lavaca County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hackberry
      • Hackberry [Lavaca County] was located 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the south of Schulenburg
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hackberry have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Oakland [Colorado County]
    • Moravia [Lavaca County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Moravia
      • Moravia [Lavaca County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the southwest of Schulenburg
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Moravia
    • New Bielau [Colorado County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Bielau
      • New Bielau [Colorado County] was located 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the east of Schulenburg
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Bielau have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Praha [Fayette County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Praha
      • Praha [Fayette County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the west of Schulenburg
      • Praha has also been known as:
      • Hottentot
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Praha

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

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Schulenburg. Our list includes 4 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Schulenburg.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Schulenburg ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Texas

About Fayette County

About Texas

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Schulenburg. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Fayette County: www.co.fayette.tx.us/

The official website for State of Texas: https://texas.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Texas' counties, including Fayette, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Schulenburg.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Schulenburg - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<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 Schulenburg). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Schulenburg or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Schulenburg) 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 Schulenburg. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from SchulenburgOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Schulenburg. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 29.6821, Longitude: -96.9035    
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<7>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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