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Welcome to Wake Village ...

The city of Wake Village is located in Bowie County<1>.

The location of Wake Village has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

A typical abbreviation for Wake Village: Wake Vlg. (in Canada, 'Vlge.' is the more common abbreviation.)

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Wake Village has a population of 5,327 people<3> (see below for details).

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

Wake Village is 340 feet [104 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Area codes for Wake Village: (903) & (430)<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Wake Village had an population of 5,327 people. This is a decrease of 3% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 3.86% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Wake Village had a population of 5,492 people (or 5.93% of the total population of Bowie County). This makes Wake Village the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Wake Village represents 0.02% of the total population of Texas (which has 25,145,561 people), making it the state's 319th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 5,492 people, the population of Wake Village increased 7.08% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 5,129 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Wake Village.

Communities near Wake Village ...

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

  • New Boston [Bowie County]
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    • New Boston [Bowie County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the west of Wake Village
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,609 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Boston
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Boston<7>
  • Ashdown [Little River County]
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    • Ashdown [Little River County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the north of Wake Village
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,400 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ashdown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ashdown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ashdown<7>
  • Hooks [Bowie County]
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    • Hooks [Bowie County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the west of Wake Village
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,712 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hooks have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hooks
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hooks<7>
  • Queen City [Cass County]
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    • Queen City [Cass County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the south of Wake Village
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,436 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Queen City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Queen City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Queen City<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Redwater [Bowie County]
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      • Redwater [Bowie County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the southwest of Wake Village
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,101 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Redwater have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Redwater
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Redwater<7>
    • Maud [Bowie County]
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      • Maud [Bowie County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the southwest of Wake Village
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,042 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Maud
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Maud<7>
    • Fouke [Miller County]
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      • Fouke [Miller County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the southeast of Wake Village
      • Estimated population in 2019: 878 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fouke have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fouke
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fouke<7>
    • Leary [Bowie County]
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      • Leary [Bowie County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the northwest of Wake Village
      • Estimated population in 2019: 502 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Leary have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Leary
    • Ogden [Little River County]
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      • Ogden [Little River County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the north of Wake Village
      • Estimated population in 2019: 155 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ogden have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ogden
    • Domino [Cass County]
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      • Domino [Cass County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the south of Wake Village
      • Estimated population in 2019: 89 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Domino have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Domino

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

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Wake Village. See our Newspapers Page for Wake Village.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Wake Village ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Texas

About Bowie County

About Texas

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Texas' counties, including Bowie, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Wake Village.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Wake Village - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Area code (430) is an overlay for area code (903).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Wake Village) 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 Wake Village. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Wake Village

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Wake Village. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.4239, Longitude: -94.1190       In this case, the coordinates for Wake Village have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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