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The city of Schulenburg is located

Schulenburg is located in Fayette County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Schulenburg has a population of 2,915 people<2> (see below for details).

The community of 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 2,915 people. This is an increase of 2.21% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 8% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Schulenburg had a population of 2,852 people (which is 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 (with 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
    (15 miles [24.1 km] to the north)
  • Hallettsville
    (16 miles [25.7 km] to the south)
  • Weimar
    (7 miles [11.3 km] to the east)
  • Flatonia
    (12 miles [19.3 km] to the west)
  • Moulton
    (16 miles [25.7 km] to the southwest)
  • Dubina ‑ Historic
    (5 miles [8 km] to the northeast)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dubina have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dubina
    • Dubina is located in Fayette County
  • Engle
    (6 miles [9.7 km] to the west)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Engle
    • Engle is located in Fayette County
  • Freyburg
    (6 miles [9.7 km] to the northwest)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Freyburg have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Freyburg
    • Freyburg is located in Fayette County
  • Hackberry ‑ Historic
    (7 miles [11.3 km] to the south)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hackberry have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hackberry
    • Hackberry is located in Lavaca County
  • Oakland
    (7 miles [11.3 km] to the southeast)

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.

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

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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>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<6>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 found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.


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