Houston County, Texas Basics:

Houston County Texas - Government Site

Population: 23,184
Area: 1231 square miles
County seat: Crockett
Area code(s) in use: 936
Time zone: CST
High school graduate or higher: 79.0%
Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.1%
Median household income: $32,859
Persons in poverty: 19.5%
Home ownership rate: 71.8%
Mean travel time to work: 23.8 minutes

Adjacent counties:
Anderson  Angelina  Cherokee  Leon  Madison  Trinity  Walker  

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Map of the Houston County area

Our detail map of Houston County shows the Houston County, Texas boundary lines and other interesting items.

Places in Houston County, Texas

  Airports     show all on map

B and S Warehouse Heliport, Bruner Airport, Dibrell Airport, Double H Airport, Flying S Ranch Airport, Houston County Airport, Houston County Hospital/Kings Inn Heliport, Last Resort Airport, M Y Ranch Airport, W C Ranch Airport

  Areas     show all on map

Mustang Prairie, Volga (historical)

  Bends     show all on map

Big Bend, Mitchell Bend, Wilcox Branch and Chinquapin Merge

  Bridges     show all on map

Bobbitt Bridge, Glover Bridge, Iron Bridge, Iron Bridge, Lee Anderson Toll Bridge (historical), Old Iron Bridge, SH 21 Bridge

  Buildings     show all on map

Austonio Volunteer Fire Department, Belott Masonic Lodge, Belott Volunteer Fire Department, Belott Woodmen of the World Lodge, Boseman Blacksmith, Boseman Gris Mill (historical), Center Grove Nutrition Center, Clark Cotton Gin, Crockett Police Department, Crockett Volunteer Fire Department, Downes-Aldrich House, Druso Depot, Fennell/Robertson Genealogy Society Library, Fodice Community Center, Grapeland Police Department, Grapeland Volunteer Fire Department / Emergency Medical Services, Henry U Payne Cotton Gin (historical), Houston County Constable's Office Precinct 1, Houston County Constable's Office Precinct 2, Houston County Law Enforcement Center, Houston County Museum and Visitors Center, Houston County Sheriff's Office, J H Wootters - Crockett Public Library, Joe Houston Home (historical), John T Collier Syrup and Grist Mill, Johua Hall Grain Mill, Johua Hall Sawmill, Julian Grist Mill (historical), Kennard / Ratcliff Volunteer Fire Department, Latexo Community Center, Latexo Volunteer Fire Department, Lockey Gin (historical), Lovelady Volunteer Fire Department, Mary Allen Seminary for Colored Girls (historical), Mill Branch Water Wheel (historical), Monroe Crook House, Mose Owens Shinge Mill, Mose Owens Syrup Mill, Neff Train Stop (historical), Old Stagecoach Inn, Original Eastham Prison (historical), Porter Springs Community Volunteer Fire Department, Ratcliff Depot (historical), Rendal Saw Mill (historical), Shingle Knife Shingle Mill (historical), Strode-Pritchet Cabin (historical), Texas Department of Criminal Justice Region 1 Eastham Unit, Texas Forest Service Crockett Office, Tyer Water Wheel (historical), W.D. McKinney Cotton Gin (historical), Walling Brick Factory, Weches Volunteer Fire Department, Weldon Volunteer Fire Department, Woodman Hall (historical), Woodman of the World Lodge (historical), Woods Gin (historical)

  Capes     show all on map

Pin Oak Point

  Cemeteries     show all on map

Adams - Little Memorial Cemetery, Anthom Cemetery, Antioch Cemetery, Arnold Cemetery, Augusta Cemetery, Bethel Cemetery, Bobbitt Cemetery, Bodenhamer Cemetery, Bogg Cemetery, Box Cemetery, Box Cemetery, Brent Cemetery, Brown Cemetery, Bynum Cemetery, Cal Wooten Cemetery, Campbell Cemetery, Campbell Cemetery, Center Hill Cemetery, Concord Cemetery, Conner Cemetery, Cook Cemetery, Corinth Cemetery, Creasy Cemetery, Dan and Hannah McLean Graves, Davidson Cemetery, Davis Family Cemetery, Denson Cemetery, Douglas Cemetery, Dunham-Harmon Cemetery, Easley Cemetery, Easley Cemetery, Edens-Madden Massacre Cemetery, Eleck Turk Grave, English Cemetery, Enon Cemetery, Enon Cemetery, Evergreen Cemetery, Fennell Memory Garden, Ferrell Women Graves, Fodice Cemetery, Franklin Cemetery, Glenwood Cemetery North Sector, Glenwood Cemetery South Sector, Glover Cemetery, Grounds Cemetery, Gulceville Cemetery, Hagan Cemetery, Halls Field Cemetery, Hauser Property Cemetery, Hays Spring Cemetery, Helton Cemetery, Huffman Cemetery, Hunley Cemetery, Ivie Baptist Church Cemetery, Ivie Cemetery, John Sheridan Grave, Johnston Cemetery, Kennedy Cemetery (historical), Kilgore Cemetery, Latexo Cemetery, Luce Cemetery, Lynwood Cemetery, Mason Cemetery, Mayes Cemetery, McCann Cemetery, McCarthy Chapel Cemetery, McKinney and Wells Family Cemetery, Meriwether Cemetery, Mexican Prisoners Grave, Milligan Cemetery, Moffit Creath Cemetery, Mount Moriah Cemetery, Mount Pisgah Cemetery, Mount Vernon Cemetery, Mount Zion Cemetery, Murdock Cemetery, New Hope Cemetery, New Salem Cemetery, Old Cemetery, Old Cemetery, Old Dailey Family Cemetery, Old Patton Cemetery, Old Plantation Cemetery (historical), Old Shady Grove Cemetery, Old Zion Cemetery, Owens Cemetery, Parker Cemetery, Parker Cemetery, Patton Family Graves, Pennington Cemetery, Pisgah Cemetery, Pleasant Grove Cemetery, Porter Springs Cemetery, Post Oak Cemetery, Prairie Point Cemetery, Reed Sunshine Cemetery (historical), Refuge Cemetery, Rice Cemetery, Rockland Cemetery, Rocky Mount Cemetery, Salem Cemetery, San Pedro Cemetery, San Pedro Cemetery, Shady Grove Cemetery, Sheridan Graves, Smith Cemetery, Smith Cemetery, Smith Cemetery, Thompson Cemetery, Tyer Cemetery, Union Grove Cemetery, Vaughn Family Graves, Walker Cemetery, Wall Cemetery, Wall Cemetery, Walling Cemetery, Weches Cemetery, Weldon Cemetery, Wes Hicks Cemetery, Wesley Cemetery

  Channels     show all on map

Old River Channel

  Churches     show all on map

Anderson Chapel United Methodist Church, Antioch Church, Antioch Premitive Baptist Church (historical), Ash Church, Augusta Community Christian Church, Augusta Union Church, Austin Church, Bailey Church (historical), Barsola Church, Berea Church, Bethel Church, Bethel Church, Bethel Methodist Church, Blue Lake Church, Brewington Church, Cedar Branch Church, Cedar Point Church, Center Hill Methodist Church, Colthorp Presbyterian Church (historical), Concord Church, Concord Church (historical), Cooper Church, Copperas Springs Missionary Baptist Church, Corinth Church, Dalys Church, Dixon Hopewell Church, Durden Church, Enon Church, Ephesus Church, Evergreen Church, Fairview Church, Fielder Chapel, Franklin Church (historical), Georgia Camp Church, Glover Church (historical), Greater New Hope Church, Hagerville Baptist Church (historical), Hall Church (historical), Hazel Chapel Pentecostal Church (historical), Independent Church, Ivie Church, Jasper Church, Jenkins Chapel, Jones Chapel, Lake Creek Church, Liberty Hill Church, Livelyville Church, Lone Pine Church, Lone Star Baptist Church (historical), McCarty Chapel, Monticello Church, Mount Olive Baptist Church, Mount Olive Church, Mount Olive Methodist Church, Mount Pleasant C.M.E. Methodist Church, Mount Senore Baptist Church, Mount Vernon Baptist Church, Mount Zion Church, New Energy Church, New Prospect Church, Oak Grove Church, Old Enon Church, Old Ivy Baptist Church, Old Midway Church, Old Mount Zion Church, Old Shady Grove Baptist Church (historical), Pennington Chapel, Pentecostal Church, Philadelphia Church, Pine Spring Church, Pine Top Church, Piney Creek Church, Plain Church, Pleasant Grove Church, Pleasant Grove Church, Pleasant Grove Church, Pleasant Grove Church, Pleasant Grove Methodist Church, Pleasant Hill Church, Pleasant Hill Methodist Church, Post Oak Church, Primitive Baptist Church (historical), Ratcliff Baptist Church, Rising Star Church, Rock Hill Church, Rocky Mount Church, Saint Mathew Church, Salem Church, San Pedro Church, Shady Grove Baptist Church, Shiloh Church, Smith Grove Church of Christ, South Hillside Church, Stubblefield Baptist Church (historical), Sunset Church, Tadmor Church, Thankful Missionary Baptist Church, Union Chapel, Union Chapel, Union Chapel Baptist Church, Union Grove Church, Union Prairie Church, Vistula Church, Weldon Methodist Church (historical), Wesley Chapel, Wesley Methodist Chapel Church (historical), White Rock United Methodist Church

  Cliffs     show all on map

Brookfield Bluff, Wiggins Bluff

  Crossings     show all on map

Anderson Crossing, Bates Ferry (historical), Bodenhamer Ferry (historical), Calhoun Ferry (historical), Coonskin Crossing, Ernest Anderson Crossing, Hydes Ferry (historical), Kennedy Crossing, Pole Crossing, Red Lick Ford, Shooks Bluff Stagecoach and Mail Route Crossing (historical), State Ferry (historical), Union Crossing, Walker Crossing (historical)

  Dams     show all on map

Allday Dam, Barfield Lake Dam, Bill Huff Dam, Bison Dam, Broxson Lake Dam, Clay Fulcher Dam, Cook Dam, Coon Dam 1, Coon Dam 2, Dan Pennington Dam, Eastham Levee, Edmiston Dam, Frazier Lake Dam, Garden Lake Dam, Grapeland Lake Dam, Harold Goar Dam, Houston County Dam, M R Murchison Dam, Malibu Club Dam, Moore Lake Dam, Northcutt Lake Dam, Pennington Dam, Ratcliff Dam, Skalicky Dam, Spring Creek Country Club Lake Dam, Traylor Dam, Warner Dam Number 1, Warner Dam Number 2, Westbrook Lake Dam, Wilkins Dam, Wirt Lake Dam

  Forests     show all on map

Davy Crockett National Forest

  Hospitals     show all on map

East Texas Medical Center

  Lakes     show all on map

Ben Lake, Blue Lake, Bobbitt Lake, Brushy Lake, Brushy Lake, Calvert Lake, Cook Lake, Cooks Lake, Deep Hole, Dry Lake, DryLake, Gin Lake, Grove Lakes, Hargrove Lake, Hargrove Lake, Horseshoe Lake, Horseshoe Lake, Houston County Lake, Hyde Lake, Krem Lake, Krem Lake, McGill Hole, Middle Lake, Mission Lake, Mission Lake, Negro Lake, Patterson Lake, Rattlesnake Lake, Sawmill Lake, Sawmill Lake, Snag Lake, Taylor Lake, Wolf Lake

  Locales     show all on map

Alabama Ferry, Camp Four (historical), Caroline Williams Farm, Center, Colman Wagner Farm (historical), Creek, Edens-Madden Massacre Site, Ferrell Shingle Mill (historical), Halls Bluff Landing (historical), Hazel Chapel, Kennard Mills (historical), Langum Quarter, Long Plantation, Malibu Club, Mose Owens Farm, Mouth of Hickory Creek Campground, Neches Bluff Campground, Neches Bluff Overlook, Pearsons Chapel, Pepper Tree, Peter Woods Farm (historical), Pine Springs Campground (historical), Pond Camp, Ratcliff Lake Recreation Site, Rattlesnake Ranch, Rice Chapel, Scurlocks Camp, Seven J Ramp Ranch, Spring Creek Country Club, Trinity River Loading and Landing, Walnut Creek Camp, Wilmore Farm

  Military     show all on map

Fort Brown (historical)

  Oilfields     show all on map

Navarro Crossing Oil Field, Trinity Oil Field

  Parks     show all on map

Antioch Premitive Baptist Church Historical Marker, Bear Creek Park, Colthorp Historical Marker, Davy Crockett Memorial Park, Evergreen Memorial Park, Fodice Marker, Lovelady High School Football Stadium, Mission Tejas State Park, Mission Tejas State Park, Rosenwald School Historical Marker, Thomas Jefferson Payne Home

  Populated Places     show all on map

Alabama (historical), Allen Chapel, Antioch (historical), Arbor, Ash, Augusta, Austonio, Belott, Berea, Bluff City (historical), Bobbittville (historical), Browns Fort (historical), Burrantown, Center Grove, Center Hill, Colthorp, Cooper, Creath, Crockett, Cut, Druso, Easley Chapel, El Caney, Fodice, Fog Town, Germany, Glover (historical), Grapeland, Hagerville, Halls Bluff, Halls Bluff Town (historical), Harrison Town, Hays Spring, Hickory Creek, Holly, Hopewell, Kennard, Latexo, Liberty Hill, Lone Pine, Lovelady, Mapleton, McKinleyville (historical), Mound City, Mount Vernon, Nottingham Woods, Oldham, Pearsons Chapel, Percilla, Plain, Plainview, Porter Springs, Post Oak, Ratcliff, Refuge, Reynard, San Pedro, Sand Ridge, Shady Grove, Smith Grove, Sorghumville, Stubblefield, Tadmor, Vistula, Volga, Waneta, Weches, Weldon, Wheeler Springs

  Post Offices     show all on map

Aldrich Post Office (historical), Antioch Post Office (historical), Belott Post Office (historical), Colthorp Post Office (historical), Creath Post Office (historical), Crockett Post Office, Druso Post Office (historical), Grapeland Post Office, Hagerville Post Office (historical), Halls Bluff Post Office (historical), Julian Post Office (historical), Kennard Post Office, Latexo Post Office, Lovelady Post Office, Lundy Post Office (historical), Plain Post Office (historical), Ratcliff Post Office, San Pedro Post Office (historical), Weldon Post Office (historical)

  Rapidss     show all on map

Kickapoo Rapids, The Whirl

  Reserves     show all on map

Big Slough Wilderness

  Reservoirs     show all on map

Allday Lake, Barfield Lake, Bill Huff Lake, Bison Lake, Bob Shrivers Tank, Broxson Lake, Butler Lake, Clay Fulcher Lake, Cook Lake, Coon Lake 1, Coon Lake 2, Eastham Reservoir, Farm Lake, Frazier Lake, Garden Lake, Grapeland Lake, Harold Goar Lake, Houston County Lake, M R Murchison Lake, Malibu Club Lake, Moore Lake, Northcutt Lake, Pennington Lake, Ratcliff Lake, Skalicky Lake, Spring Creek Country Club Lake, Traylor Lake, Warner Lake Number 1, Warner Lake Number 2, Westbrook Lake, Wilkins Lake, Wirt Lake

  Schools     show all on map

Arbor School (historical), Augusta Male and Female Academy, Augusta School (historical), Belott School (historical), Bird School, Camp Creek School (historical), Center Grove School, Center Ridge School (historical), Center School (historical), Colbert Branch School, Colthorp School (historical), Conner Creek School (historical), Copperas Branch School, Copperas Spring School (historical), County Line School, Crockett Elementary School, Crockett High School, Crockett Intermediate School, Crockett Junior High School, Cross Roads School (historical), Daniel-Belview School, Diboll Camp School (historical), Douglas School, Douglas School (historical), Early Childhood Center - Crockett, Enon School (historical), Enon School (historical), First Weches School (historical), Franklin School (historical), Glover School, Glover School, Glover School, Glover School, Glover School (historical), Grapeand Elementary School, Grapeland High School, Grapeland Junior High School, Guiceland School (historical), Hagerville School, Kennard Elementary School, Kennard High School, Ladyville School, Latexo Elementary School, Latexo High School, Latexo School, Latexo School, Liberty Hill School (historical), Llynwood School, Lone Star Private School, Lovelady Elementary School, Lovelady High School, Lundy School (historical), Mary Allen College, Mill School (historical), Morning Star School (historical), Nebo School (historical), New Hope Academy, Old Brennon School (historical), Old Enon School, Old Enterprise School (historical), Old Groves School, Old Shady Grove School (historical), Parker Private School (historical), Pearson Chapel School, Plain School (historical), Post Oak School (historical), Prairie Point School (historical), Rosenwald School, Rough Edge School (historical), Salt Branch School (historical), Salt Branch School (historical), San Pedro School (historical), Sand Flat School, Second Weches School (historical), Shady Grove School (historical), Sorghumville School (historical), Stubblefield School (historical), Sulphur Springs School Number 4 (historical), Tadmor School, Tadmor School (historical), Union School, Viola School (historical), Weldon School, Wesley Chapel School (historical), Wesley Chapel School (historical), Williams High School

  Springs     show all on map

Adeline Springs, Big Springs, Boiling Spring, Caney Creek Springs, Cold Springs, Elkhart Creek Springs, Ferrell Branch Spring, Green Springs, Hays Branch Springs, Nash Spring, Pine Spring, Wallace Springs, Wheeler Springs, Yarborough Springs

  Streams     show all on map

Armstrong Creek, Arnold Creek, Austin Branch, Beaver Creek, Beaver Creek, Bennett Creek, Bet Branch, Big Branch, Big Creek, Big Elkhart Creek, Big Slough, Black Branch, Black Creek, Black Lick Branch, Blackhouse Creek, Bluff Creek, Bluff Creek, Boatwright Creek, Bodenhamer Branch, Bodenhamer Branch, Bodenhamer Creek, Boggy Glade Branch, Boggy Glade Branch, Bowdenheimer Creek, Box Creek, Bracken Creek, Brice Spring Branch, Brown Creek, Brushy Creek, Busch Slough, Butler Branch, Caddenhead Prairie Branch, Camp Creek, Camp Creek, Caney Creek, Caney Creek, Cedar Branch, Cedar Creek, Cedar Creek, Cedar Creek, Cemetery Branch, Chiles Branch, Chinguapin Branch, Clark Branch, Collins Creek, Conner Creek, Cook Branch, Copperas Branch, Copperas Branch, Copperas Springs Branch, Cotton Branch, Dan Jenkins Creek, Davis Creek, Dickey Creek, Dickey Creek, Dixon Creek, Dutch Smith Creek, East Fork White Rock Creek, Elm Creek, Elm Creek, Flat Branch, Gail Creek, Gardner Creek, Garrison Creek, Georgia Camp Creek, Gin Branch, Gum Creek, Hager Creek, Hager Creek, Hammond Creek, Hartts Creek, Hayman Creek, Hays Branch, Helton Creek, Henderson Creek, Hick Branch, Hickman Branch, Hickory Creek, Hickory Hill Branch, Hurricane Bayou, Indian Creek, Joe Branch, Johnson Creek, Kellisons Creek, Kelly Branch, Kilgore Branch, Knight Creek, Lake Creek, Landman Creek, Lee Creek, Little Beaver Creek, Little Creek, Little Elkhart Creek, Lost Creek, Lynch Creek, Lynch Creek, Mason Slough, Mathis Mill Branch, Mayes Branch, McCombe Branch, McLain Branch, Meriwether Branch, Merkel Creek, Moccasin Branch, Moore Branch, Moore Branch, Morrill Fish Pond Branch, Murchison Branch, Nealy Branch, Negro Creek, North Fork Cochino Bayou, Old Zion Creek, Oldham Branch, Owens Branch, Parker Branch, Peachtree Creek, Pennington Branch, Peter Branch, Pigeon Roost Branch, Pile Driver Creek, Pine Branch, Pine Spring Creek, Pole Branch, Pole Branch, Porter Branch, Prairie Branch, Race Track Prairie Branch, Rich Creek, Ridgeway Creek, Rosy Bayou, Rye Spring Branch, Salt Branch, Salt Branch Creek, San Pedro Creek, San Pedro Creek, Sand Branch, Sand Branch, Sands Branch, Sandy Branch, Sandy Creek, Sawmill Branch, Shaw Branch, Sheridan Branch, Sikes Creek, Sikes Creek, Silver Creek, Sims Branch, Smith Branch, Smith Creek, Smith Creek, Smitherman Branch, Sookie Creek, South Fork Cochino Bayou, Spring Branch, Spring Creek, Spring Creek, Spring Creek, Spring Creek, Story Branch, Story Springs, Stowe Branch, Stowe Creek, Stroud Branch, Sulphur Creek, Tanyard Branch, Tanyard Creek, Thomas Creek, Town Branch, Two Mile Branch, Tyer Branch, Wallace Creek, Walnut Creek, Whitaker Creek, Whiteley Creek, Wilcox Branch, Windbush Branch, Wire Creek, Wise Branch, Wood Spring Branch, Zach Branch

  Summits     show all on map

Brown Lee Hill (historical), Dutch Hill, Gary Hill, Houston Mound, Kent Hill, Liberty Hill, Sugar Mounds

  Swamps     show all on map

Mill Branch

  Towers     show all on map

KIVY-AM (Crockett), KIVY-FM (Crockett), Nogalus Lookout Tower, Shady Grove Lookout Tower

  Trails     show all on map

4 - C National Recreation Hiking Trail, Mission Tejas State Park Trail, Neches Bluff Trail, Old Tram Hiking Trail, Piney Creek Horse Trail, Ratcliff Lake Trail

  Valleys     show all on map

Hales Gully, Hyde Gulley,

Houston County, Texas Population By Race (2012 estimate)

WhiteHouston County White population 16,55316,553  
BlackHouston County Black population 6,0976,097
MixedHouston County Mixed population 255255
American IndianHouston County American Indian population 139139
AsianHouston County Asian population 116115
Hawaiian & Pacific IslanderHouston County Hawaiian & Pacific Islander population 00

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