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Welcome to Thrall ...

The city of Thrall is located in Williamson County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2016, Thrall has a population of 928 people<1> (see below for details).

Thrall is 550 feet [168 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The area code for Thrall: (512)

The ZIP code for Thrall: 76578<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Thrall had a population of 839 people. This makes Thrall the county's 11th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 839 people, the population of Thrall increased 18.17% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 710 people).

Taken from the 2016 Census Estimates, Thrall had an population of 928 people. This is an increase of 10.61% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 30.7% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Thrall ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Thrall and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<4>.

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Bartlett   [Map]   2,752   NW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Coupland   [Map]   302   SW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Davilla   [Map]   ---   N   13 miles [20.9 km]
Elgin   [Map]   9,323   S   17 miles [27.4 km]
Granger   [Map]   1,514   NW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Hutto   [Map]   23,832   W   15 miles [24.1 km]

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

Communities Also Named Thrall ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Thrall - they are located in Iowa, Kansas and Washington.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Thrall. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Thrall. 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 Thrall.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Thrall:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Thrall ...

Looking for more information about Thrall? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Thrall, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Thrall.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' has proven to be a useful tool by people who planned visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Thrall. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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

The official website for Williamson County: www.wilco.org/

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



Footnotes ...

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

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Thrall - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>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 Thrall). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Thrall or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance from Thrall. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Thrall) 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 Thrall. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Thrall

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Thrall. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.5882, Longitude: -97.2982     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Thrall have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Thrall.