Welcome to the official website of Timpson, Texas. Here you can connect with the Timpson Area Chamber of Commerce, the Timpson Public Library, City Government, and the Genealogy Library. Simply use the links at the top of the page to navigate the website.

Timpson is on the Union Pacific Railroad at the junction of U.S. highways 87, 84, and 59, fifteen miles northwest of Center in Shelby County. It is twenty-five miles west of the Sabine River, which is the State Line, and thirty-one miles north of Nacogdoches, the oldest town in Texas.

For more information about paying a traffic citation online please contact Municipal Court Clerk, Paula Mullins at 936-254-2421 or municipalcourt@cityoftimpson.com
The City of Timpson
​does business in Accordance with the Federal Fair Housing Law... (See more)

​​​​​​ ​​Posters can be printed and/or reposted


​For Safety Procedures & Emergency Contact Numbers
Click the RR Crossing Sign
THE FINAL BUDGET AND FINAL TAX RATE for FY 2018-1 was adopted in September by the Timpson City Council.  The  Proposed Tax Rate is $0.35870000 per $100 of value, this rate will increase revenue by 5.904931%.  The Final Budget has been prepared by Mayor Debra Smith and copies will be available at City Hall on September 19th.  The Final Budget, along with the Tax Rate for 2018-19 are posted below.


**Each fund/department can be viewed by selecting the tab at the bottom of the worksheet.
                                     ​2018-19 TAX RATE

​**The City is looking to hire a City Secretary.  The link to an application is provided below.  Applications will be accepted at City Hall until January 4, 2019 at 5:00pm.  Call 936-254-2421 for more info.
                                          Job Application

The Timpson City Council meets on the third Tuesday of every month (excluding December) for its regular monthly meeting at 456 Jacob Street, City Hall at 5:30 PM. The meetings are subject to the Texas Open Meetings Act and are open to the public. If you wish to address the council during the Council Items portion of the meeting you are limited to 3 minutes and must complete and submit the attached form to the City Secretary prior to the meeting.  (Click for Form
Electric/Water customers can now pay their utility bills via the
internet at www.thepaymentgroup.com.  Enter make a payment,
then choose Timpson-Pay my utility bills (an additional fee will be charged for the service)......you will need your  account #
and the amount owed.  Remember that if it's past the 10th of the month, add $5 in late fees to your bill.  Here is the link below: