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. 

The City of Timpson
​does business in Accordance with the Federal Fair Housing Law... (See more)
​​​​​​ ​​Posters can be printed and/or reposted
2019-2020 Final Budgets

2019-2020 Tax Rate​   ​

​Timpson Police Dept               936-254-2700
​Timpson Public Library           936-254-2966
Timpson ISD                            936-254-2463
JP, Pct 5 Tracy Broadway        936--254-3922
Timpson Rural Water               936-254-2108
Shelby County Clerk's Office   936-598-6361
Shelby County Sheriff's Dept   936-598-5600
CenterPoint Energy​                   800-376-9663

Dumpster will be here Saturday, June 6thfrom 6:00 AM until it's full, across from City Hall on Railroad Ave.  Oil, paint, freon, tires, computer equipment, ​and refrigerators are NOT allowed and please do not dump outside the dumpster. 

​​                        City of Timpson is hiring up to 2 people in the Public Works Dept.  Please click HERE for more information.
The next City Council meeting will be Tuesday, June 16th at 5:30 PM.  We encourage the community to attend and voice any concerns. For a participation form, Click HERE.
Timpson Food for Thought - Pantry & Sr Box Program - Friday, June 19th at 9:00 AM.  Serving Timpson & Tenaha communities.  Please click HERE for more information.  Guidelines and instructions.