Campbell, Texas

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Campbell, Texas
Main Street in Campbell
Main Street in Campbell
Location of Campbell, Texas
Location of Campbell, Texas
Hunt County Campbell.svg
Coordinates: 33°8′53″N 95°57′5″W / 33.14806°N 95.95139°W / 33.14806; -95.95139Coordinates: 33°8′53″N 95°57′5″W / 33.14806°N 95.95139°W / 33.14806; -95.95139
CountryUnited States
StateTexas
CountyHunt
Area
 • Total1.34 sq mi (3.47 km2)
 • Land1.33 sq mi (3.45 km2)
 • Water0.01 sq mi (0.02 km2)
Elevation
591 ft (180 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total638
 • Estimate 
(2019)[2]
632
 • Density474.12/sq mi (183.01/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code
75422
Area code903
FIPS code48-12112[3]
GNIS feature ID1332031[4]

Campbell is a city in Hunt County, in the U.S. state of Texas. The population was 638 at the 2010 census,[5] down from 734 at the 2000 census.

Geography[edit]

Campbell is in eastern Hunt County. Texas State Highway 24 runs through the northwest side of the city, and the city limits extend southward from downtown to include Interstate 30, which has access from exits 101 and 104. I-30 leads west 10 miles (16 km) to Greenville, the Hunt county seat, and east 20 miles (32 km) to Sulphur Springs, while Highway 24 leads northeast 8 miles (13 km) to Commerce.

According to the United States Census Bureau, Campbell has a total area of 1.6 square miles (4.2 km2), of which 0.01 square miles (0.02 km2), or 0.42%, are water.[5]

History[edit]

The town was established in 1880 and was named for postmaster general and future Texas governor Thomas Mitchell Campbell.[6]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1920583
1930416−28.6%
19404282.9%
1980549
199068324.4%
20007347.5%
2010638−13.1%
2019 (est.)632[2]−0.9%
U.S. Decennial Census[7]
Campbell racial composition as of 2020[8]
(NH = Non-Hispanic)[a]
Race Number Percentage
White (NH) 431 79.52%
Black or African American (NH) 15 2.77%
Native American or Alaska Native (NH) 5 0.92%
Asian (NH) 1 0.18%
Mixed/Multi-Racial (NH) 30 5.54%
Hispanic or Latino 60 11.07%
Total 542

As of the 2020 United States census, there were 542 people, 355 households, and 258 families residing in the city.

Education[edit]

The city is served by the Campbell Independent School District, home of the Indians. The high school's athletes participate in such sports as six-man football, tennis, basketball, baseball, softball, track and field, golf, and cross-country sprinting.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "2019 U.S. Gazetteer Files". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved August 7, 2020.
  2. ^ a b "Population and Housing Unit Estimates". United States Census Bureau. May 24, 2020. Retrieved May 27, 2020.
  3. ^ "U.S. Census website". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  4. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  5. ^ a b "Geographic Identifiers: 2010 Census Summary File 1 (G001): Campbell city, Texas". American Factfinder. U.S. Census Bureau. Archived from the original on February 13, 2020. Retrieved March 19, 2018.
  6. ^ "Campbell, Texas". Texas State Historical Association. Retrieved 2012-02-06.
  7. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Retrieved June 4, 2015.
  8. ^ "Explore Census Data". data.census.gov. Retrieved 2022-05-22.
  9. ^ http://www.census.gov[not specific enough to verify]
  10. ^ "About the Hispanic Population and its Origin". www.census.gov. Retrieved 18 May 2022.
  1. ^ Note: the US Census treats Hispanic/Latino as an ethnic category. This table excludes Latinos from the racial categories and assigns them to a separate category. Hispanics/Latinos can be of any race.[9][10]