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Upper East Texas Area Communities, County Seats, and Map of All Texas Counties

Welcome to East Texas ... sign at the I-20 Welcome Center in Waskom, Texas

Where IS East Texas?

The definition of East Texas varies. There's Upper East Texas and Deep East Texas, and even South East Texas.

One common definition: East Texas is considered to be the region east of Interstate 45, and west of the Louisiana border. The northern border is Oklahoma, while the southern edge is the Gulf of Mexico.

Tyler and Upper East Texas

The 23-county Upper East Texas region stretches from the piney woods bordering Arkansas and Louisiana to the eastern edge of the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex.

In the Piney Woods Section of East Texas surrounding Tyler, there are a number of cities and small towns located in several counties, as shown on the maps below.

As you visit and navigate East Texas, this site provides information on a number of Tyler topics, including maps, shopping, tourism, history, government and other important topics.

We have information on area lakes, things to do, medical facilities, golf courses, museums, schools, transportation, economy and more!


Map and List of Upper East Texas Counties and Larger Cities

Tyler, other major cities and the counties and cities of East Texas

Map and List of Upper East Texas Counties and County Seats

Map of the Upper East Texas Counties and county seats
Map of Upper East Texas Counties
Courtesy of the
Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts

County Name
County Seat
Anderson Palestine
Bowie New Boston
Camp Pittsburg
Cass Linden
Cherokee Rusk
Delta Cooper
Franklin Mt. Vernon
Gregg Longview
Harrison Marshall
Henderson Athens
Hopkins Sulphur Springs
Lamar Paris
Marion Jefferson
Morris Daingerfield
Panola Carthage
Rains Emory
Red River Clarksville
Rusk Henderson
Smith Tyler
Titus Mt. Pleasant
Upshur Gilmer
Van Zandt Canton
Wood Quitman


Map of Tyler Area Cities, Communities and Suburbs

Cities and towns near Tyler Texas as shown on this East Texas area map


Interactive Map of Upper East Texas

Included on this site are several maps of the Tyler, Texas metropolitan area, from sources such as Smith County, the Smith County Appraisal District SCAD, the University of Texas at Austin, and the Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts.

We've also provided an interactive Google Map of the Upper East Texas area below.


Popular Travel Stops Today in East Texas

List of All Texas Counties and County Seats

The following is a list of all 254 counties and county seats in the State of Texas:

County County
County County
Anderson Palestine Karnes Karnes City
Andrews Andrews Kaufman Kaufman
Angelina Lufkin Kendall Boerne
Aransas Rockport Kenedy Sarita
Archer Archer City Kent Jayton
Armstrong Claude Kerr Kerrville
Atascosa Jourdanton Kimble Junction
Austin Bellville King Guthrie
Bailey Muleshoe Kinney Brackettville
Bandera Bandera Kleberg Kingsville
Bastrop Bastrop Knox Benjamin
Baylor Seymour La Salle Cotulla
Bee Beeville Lamar Paris
Bell Belton Lamb Littlefield
Bexar San Antonio Lampasas Lampasas
Blanco Johnson City Lavaca Hallettsville
Borden Gail Lee Giddings
Bosque Meridian Leon Centerville
Bowie Boston Liberty Liberty
Brazoria Angleton Limestone Groesbeck
Brazos Bryan Lipscomb Lipscomb
Brewster Alpine Live Oak George West
Briscoe Silverton Llano Llano
Brooks Falfurrias Loving Mentone
Brown Brownwood Lubbock Lubbock
Burleson Caldwell Lynn Tahoka
Burnet Burnet Madison Madisonville
Caldwell Lockhart Marion Jefferson
Calhoun Port Lavaca Martin Stanton
Callahan Baird Mason Mason
Cameron Brownsville Matagorda Bay City
Camp Pittsburg Maverick Eagle Pass
Carson Panhandle McCulloch Brady
Cass Linden McLennan Waco
Castro Dimmitt McMullen Tilden
Chambers Anahuac Medina Hondo
Cherokee Rusk Menard Menard
Childress Childress Midland Midland
Clay Henrietta Milam Cameron
Cochran Morton Mills Goldthwaite
Coke Robert Lee Mitchell Colorado City
Coleman Coleman Montague Montague
Collin McKinney Montgomery Conroe
Collings-worth Wellington Moore Dumas
Colorado Columbus Morris Daingerfield
Comal New Braunfels Motley Matador
Comanche Comanche Nacogdoches Nacogdoches
Concho Paint Rock Navarro Corsicana
Cooke Gainesville Newton Newton
Coryell Gatesville Nolan Sweetwater
Cottle Paducah Nueces Corpus Christi
Crane Crane Ochiltree Perryton
Crockett Ozona Oldham Vega
Crosby Crosbyton Orange Orange
Culberson Van Horn Palo Pinto Palo Pinto
Dallam Dalhart Panola Carthage
Dallas Dallas Parker Weatherford
Dawson Lamesa Parmer Farwell
Hereford Pecos Fort Stockton
Delta Cooper Polk Livingston
Denton Denton Potter Amarillo
DeWitt Cuero Presidio Marfa
Dickens Dickens Rains Emory
Dimmit Carrizo
Randall Canyon
Donley Clarendon Reagan Big Lake
Duval San Diego Real Leakey
Eastland Eastland Red River Clarksville
Ector Odessa Reeves Pecos
Edwards Rocksprings Refugio Refugio
El Paso El Paso Roberts Miami
Ellis Waxahachie Robertson Franklin
Erath Stephenville Rockwall Rockwall
Falls Marlin Runnels Ballinger
Fannin Bonham Rusk Henderson
Fayette La Grange Sabine Hemphill
Fisher Roby San Augustine San Augustine
Floyd Floydada San Jacinto Coldspring
Foard Crowell San Patricio Sinton
Fort Bend Richmond San Saba San Saba
Franklin Mount
Schleicher Eldorado
Freestone Fairfield Scurry Snyder
Frio Pearsall Shackelford Albany
Gaines Seminole Shelby Center
Galveston Galveston Sherman Stratford
Garza Post Smith Tyler
Gillespie Fredericksburg Somervell Glen Rose
Glasscock Garden City Starr Rio Grande City
Goliad Goliad Stephens Breckenridge
Gonzales Gonzales Sterling Sterling City
Gray Pampa Stonewall Aspermont
Grayson Sherman Sutton Sonora
Gregg Longview Swisher Tulia
Grimes Anderson Tarrant Fort Worth
Guadalupe Seguin Taylor Abilene
Hale Plainview Terrell Sanderson
Hall Memphis Terry Brownfield
Hamilton Hamilton Throckmorton Throckmorton
Hansford Spearman Titus Mount Pleasant
Hardeman Quanah Tom Green San Angelo
Hardin Kountze Travis Austin
Harris Houston Trinity Groveton
Harrison Marshall Tyler Woodville
Hartley Channing Upshur Gilmer
Haskell Haskell Upton Rankin
Hays San Marcos Uvalde Uvalde
Hemphill Canadian Val Verde Del Rio
Henderson Athens Van Zandt Canton
Hidalgo Edinburg Victoria Victoria
Hill Hillsboro Walker Huntsville
Hockley Levelland Waller Hempstead
Hood Granbury Ward Monahans
Hopkins Sulphur
Washington Brenham
Houston Crockett Webb Laredo
Howard Big Spring Wharton Wharton
Hudspeth Sierra Blanca Wheeler Wheeler
Hunt Greenville Wichita Wichita Falls
Hutchinson Stinnett Wilbarger Vernon
Irion Mertzon Willacy Raymondville
Jack Jacksboro Williamson Georgetown
Jackson Edna Wilson Floresville
Jasper Jasper Winkler Kermit
Jeff Davis Fort Davis Wise Decatur
Jefferson Beaumont Wood Quitman
Jim Hogg Hebbronville Yoakum Plains
Jim Wells Alice Young Graham
Johnson Cleburne Zapata Zapata
Jones Anson Zavala Crystal City

Map of All Texas Counties (click to enlarge)

Map of All Texas Counties (click to enlarge)

Photos from East Texas Cities and Towns

Included below are photo highlights from around East Texas and the Piney Woods.

First Monday Trade Days
First Monday Trade Days in Canton, Texas
Texas State Railroad
Rusk, Texas
Texas State Railroad from Rusk to Palestine
Great Texas Balloon Race

Great Texas Balloon Race in Longview
Wonderland of Lights

Wonderland of Lights in Marshall, Texas
Swamp Tours on
Caddo Lake Near Jefferson
Tours on Caddo Lake near Jefferson, Texas
Eiffel Tower
Eiffel Tower in Paris, Texas
Great Day Fishing in East Texas
Lake Fork
Great Day Fishing in East Texas at Lake Fork
Azalea Trails
Azalea Trails in Nacogdoches Texas
Gregg County Museum
Gregg County Historical Museum in Longview, Texas
Shangri La Botanical
Gardens in Orange
Shangri La Botanical Gardens in Orange, Texas


The Golden Era ... in Jefferson Texas
The Golden Era ... in Jefferson Texas
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