Fort Worth

Fort Worth, Texas

Fort Worth, Texas

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Fort Worth is located on the Clear Fork of the Trinity River near its confluence with the West Fork of the Trinity in Tarrant County. It lies at 32º 46’ north latitude, 97º 18’ west longitude, putting it on the edge of the Great Plains, which explains why the eastern area of the city is part of the Cross Timbers while the western area is flat, arid prairieland.

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Currently Exists

Yes

Place type

Fort Worth is classified as a Town

Locations

  • Latitude
    32.78117750
    Longitude
    -97.33951100

Has Post Office

Yes

Is Incorporated

Yes

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Fort Worth by the Numbers

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Population Counts

Fort Worth
Pop. Year Source
918,915 2020 United States Census Bureau
894,195 2019 Texas Demographic Center
741,206 2010 United States Census Bureau
534,694 2000 United States Census Bureau
447,619 1990 United States Census Bureau
385,141 1980 United States Census Bureau
393,476 1970 United States Census Bureau
356,268 1960 United States Census Bureau
278,778 1950 United States Census Bureau
177,662 1940 United States Census Bureau
163,447 1930 United States Census Bureau
106,482 1920 United States Census Bureau
73,312 1910 United States Census Bureau
26,668 1900 United States Census Bureau
23,076 1890 United States Census Bureau
6,663 1880 United States Census Bureau
500 1870 United States Census Bureau