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)

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​For Safety Procedures & Emergency Contact Numbers
Click the RR Crossing Sign
THE FINAL BUDGET AND FINAL TAX RATE for FY 2016-17 were adopted on September 20th by the Timpson City Council.  The  Tax Rate is $0.340000 per $100 of value, this rate will increase revenue by 4.615385%.  The Final Budget has been prepared by Mayor Debra Smith and copies will be available at City Hall and it, along with the Tax Rate for 2016-17 are posted below.


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

Thursday, June 29th-Carnival opens downtown and the Gospel Singing at the First Baptist Church starts at 7pm.
Friday, June 30th-​Carnival continues, there will be entertainment on the downtown streets & stage beginning at 6pm.  Our own Curtis Daniel will be performing Friday and Saturday and taking the Main stage will be Broken Vessels.
Saturday, July 1st-Will be a full day of events beginning with at parade at 10am.
Sunday, July 2nd- the public is invited to join us for a church service under the tent beginning at 6pm, be sure and bring your lawn chair.  Brother Dee from the First Baptist Church will bring the message.​​​​

                        For more information, please call 

    Timpson Area Chamber of Commerce # 936-254-3500

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