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Wolfe City, Texas

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Welcome to Wolfe City ...

The city of Wolfe City is located in Hunt County.

The location of Wolfe City has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Wolfe City has a population of 1,442 people<2> (see below for details).

Wolfe City is 690 feet [210 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Telephone area codes for Wolfe City: (903) & (430)<4>

The ZIP code for Wolfe City: 75496<5>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Wolfe City had a population of 1,412 people. This makes Wolfe City the county's 4th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,412 people, the population of Wolfe City decreased 9.83% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,566 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Wolfe City had an population of 1,442 people. This is an increase of 2.12% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 7.92% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Wolfe City.

Communities near Wolfe City ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are going to drive.<6>.

Community   2017
Blue Ridge   [Map]   861   W   19 miles [30.6 km]
Bonham   [Map]   10,193   NW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Celeste   [Map]   872   SW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Commerce   [Map]   9,145   SE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Ector   [Map]   708   NW   18 miles [29 km]
Greenville   [Map]   27,443   S   18 miles [29 km]

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Wolfe City. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Wolfe City. 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 Wolfe City.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Wolfe City ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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Footnotes ...

<1>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.

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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Wolfe City.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Wolfe City - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>Area code (430) is an overlay for area code (903).

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<5>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 Wolfe City). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Wolfe City or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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- Wolfe City) 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 Wolfe City. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Wolfe City

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Wolfe City. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.3705, Longitude: -96.0686     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Wolfe City have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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