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)
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​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


The next Regular City Council meeting will be Tuesday, March 16, 5:30PM at Timpson City Hall. 456 Jacob St., Timpson TX 75975. 
Click HERE for a participation form.
Lilly Sanitation will be the City of Timpson's garbage service starting January 5th. Residential pick up will be each week on TUESDAY.   Please have your trash curb-side by 7am. 
Timpson City Hall
​456 Jacob St.
Timpson, TX 75975​
Financial support and care options for Senior Citizens and their families:
Dumpster will be in town Saturday, March 6th for bulk disposals - No hazardous items.  7:00am - Noon or until full, across from City Hall on Railroad Ave.
To rent the Community Building at SoSo Park, please call the City office for availability.  The deposit is $100 and the rent is $100 per day.  Click HERE for the application.
                BOIL WATER NOTICE RESCINDED  2/25/21
On 2/17/2021 the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality required the City of Timpson  public water system, PWSID 2100003, to issue a Boil Water Notice to inform customers, individuals, or employees that due to conditions which occurred recently in the public water system, the water from this public water system was required to be boiled prior to use for drinking water or human consumption purposes. The public water system has taken the necessary corrective actions to restore the quality of the water distributed by this public water system used for drinking water or human consumption purposes and has provided TCEQ with laboratory test results that indicate that the water no longer requires boiling prior to use as of 2/25/2021.If you have questions concerning this matter, you may contact Larry Burns at (936)254-2421.