Welcome!

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
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS:
​SOLID WASTE COLLECTION

​​CUSTOMER SERVICE:
​1-800-877-1777​

​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.

​​     2016-17 FINAL BUDGETFINAL BUDGET LETTER

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


               WE ARE NOW ACCEPTING BIDS
 FOR THE 2017 WOODLAWN CEMETERY CONTRACT

BIDS NEED TO BE TURNED INTO CITY HALL OR POSTMARKED BY JANUARY 6, 2017.​​  THIS CONTRACT IS A YEARLY CONTRACT FOR MAINTENANCE OF THE WOODLAWN CEMETERY.  THE CITY COUNCIL WILL AWARD THE CONTRACT AT THE JANUARY 17TH MEETING.  CALL LESLIE AT 254-2421 FOR MORE DETAILS.

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