New Hope

New Hope is on Farm Road 354 nine miles west of San Augustine in northwestern San Augustine County. In 1904 the New Hope school had forty-nine pupils and one teacher, and by 1932 the New Hope school district had seventy-four pupils and three teachers. The community consisted of a church, a school, and scattered dwellings in 1940. By the 1980s New Hope comprised a number of dwellings, a cemetery, and a community center. In 2000 the population was seventy-five.

Adapted from the official Handbook of Texas, a state encyclopedia developed by the Texas State Historical Association (TSHA). It is an authoritative source of trusted historical records.

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Currently Exists

Yes

Place type

New Hope is classified as a Town

Locations

  • Latitude
    31.54962590
    Longitude
    -94.26214430

Has Post Office

No

Is Incorporated

No

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New Hope by the Numbers

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Pop. Year Source
75 2009 Local Officials