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Tyler County, Texas

Tyler County is located in East Texas with hilly, densely timbered terrain that drains to Neches River, B.A. Steinhagen Lake with Big Thicket and animals. Local economy consists of lumbering, government services, some manufacturing, tourism, and hunting leases.

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Average Price $783K
Lowest Price $250K
Highest Price $2.4M
Total Listings 47
Avg. Days On Market 142
Avg. Price/SQFT $342

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Where is Tyler County, Texas?

  • Tyler County is in southeastern Texas near the Louisiana border. Woodville, the county seat and largest town, is fifty-six miles north of Beaumont and ninety miles northeast of Houston, very near the center of the county at 30°47' north latitude and 94°25' west longitude. Tyler County is bounded on the north and east by the Neches River. The county comprises 908 square miles of the East Texas timberlands, an area densely forested with pine and a great variety of hardwoods. It contains two units and parts of two more of the twelve units of the Big Thicket National Preserve established by Congress in 1974.

  • As of the 2010 census, its population was 21,766. Tyler County is named for John Tyler, the 10th President of the United States. Despite its name, Tyler County does not contain the city of Tyler, Texas; the latter is located about 140 miles to the north in Smith County.

Adjacent Counties

  • Angelina County (north)
  • Jasper County (east)
  • Hardin County (south)
  • Polk County (west)

Sites and Attractions in Tyler County

  • Two rivers meet here on the eastern edge of Texas, creating wild and diverse habitats that is Martin Dies, Jr. State Park. Come explore the lake, sloughs and forest trails of this very special place at the edge of the Big Thicket. Paddle the waters of the Neches and Angelina rivers or walk or bike one of our trails. You can also swim, go fishing in B.A. Steinhagen Reservoir, geocache – the list goes on.
  • The Big Thicket is the name given to a somewhat imprecise region of a heavily-forested area of Southeast Texas in the United States. It is a highly biodiverse area for a temperate region, which has been described as "America's Ark" and the "Biological Crossroads of North America".
  • Lake Tejas is a spring-fed family style recreation lake located one mile east of Colmesneil on FM 256. It is open for swimming from mid-May thru Labor Day and it is open year round for camping, fishing, or gatherings.
  • Fourteen unincorporated communities yearly stage a spring celebration held on the last weekend in March and the first in April. These are Western Weekend for trailriders and the Tyler County Dogwood Festival, both involving extensive parades in Woodville and other activities. A county fair is held the first weekend of October.

Farming and Ranching in Tyler County 

  • Excellent farmland comprises 21 to 30 percent of the land in the county. Mineral resources include clay, industrial sands, oil, and gas. Temperatures range from an average high of 94° F in June to an average low of 38° F in January, rainfall averages forty to fifty inches per year, and the growing season extends for 241 days.
  • Two main soil types are found in Tyler County. In the northern, rolling two-thirds are clayey to sandy marine and continental deposits, and in the level, southern one-third are recent noncalcareous and calcareous clayey flood plain and alluvium. The former, with its loamy or sandy surface layers and clayey or loamy subsoils, supports heavy stands of pine and hardwoods. The latter, more varied soil supports hardwood forest, grasses, crops, and pasturage.

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