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Welcome to Timpson ...
The city of Timpson is located in the Piney Woods (East Texas).
The location of Timpson has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Timpson has a population of 1,147 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Timpson.
The community of Timpson is 390 feet [119 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Timpson lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Timpson is within the (936) area code.
The ZIP code for Timpson: 75975<5>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Timpson had an population of 1,147 people. This is a decrease of 0.69% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 4.84% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Timpson had a population of 1,155 people. This makes Timpson the county's 3rd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 1,155 people, the population of Timpson increased 5.58% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,094 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Timpson.
Communities near Timpson ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Timpson.
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 Timpson. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Timpson.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Timpson. 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 Timpson.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Timpson. See our Newspapers Page for Timpson.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Timpson ...
Looking for more information about Timpson? 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 Timpson, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Timpson.
Adding Timpson to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Timpson 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 Timpson was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Timpson on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 27 Apr 2022