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Tye, Texas

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Welcome to Tye ...

The city of Tye is located in Taylor County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2016, Tye has a population of 1,258 people<1> (see below for details).

Tye is 1,800 feet [549 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Tye is located in the (325) area code.

The ZIP code for Tye: 79563<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Tye had a population of 1,242 people. This makes Tye the county's 3rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,242 people, the population of Tye increased 7.25% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,158 people).

Taken from the 2016 Census Estimates, Tye had an population of 1,258 people. This is an increase of 1.29% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 8.64% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Tye ...

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 Tye and not the distance if you drove it.<4>.

Community   2016
Abilene   [Map]   122,225   E   7 miles [11.3 km]
Buffalo Gap   [Map]   468   S   11 miles [17.7 km]
Hamby   [Map]   ---   E   14 miles [22.5 km]
Hawley   [Map]   614   N   10 miles [16.1 km]
Impact   [Map]   35   NE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Merkel   [Map]   2,610   W   8 miles [12.9 km]

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

Communities Also Named Tye ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Tye - it's located in British Columbia.

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

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 Tye. 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 Tye. 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 Tye.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Tye ...

Looking for more information about Tye? 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 Tye, 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 Tye.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People are finding Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning 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) Tye. 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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RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
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AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
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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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Footnotes ...

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

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Tye - 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 Tye). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Tye 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' (or point-to-point) distance beginning in Tye. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Tye) 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 Tye. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Tye

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Tye. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.4523, Longitude: -99.8666     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Tye 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 Tye.