City of Honey Grove, County of Fannin, State of Texas
Located 19 miles West of Paris and 80 miles Northeast of Dallas

POPULATION

2007: 1826 (estimated)
2000: 1746
1990: 1681

GOVERNMENT, CITY
General Number on Council 6
Municipal Police 4
Paid Firemen 0
Volunteer Firemen 20
City Zoning Body Yes
Master Plan Yes
UTILITIES
Electric Power TXU Electric & Gas
Gas ATMOS
Telephone A T & T
Water Honey Grove Water Works (City of Honey Grove)
Sanitation City of Honey Grove
EDUCATION
Honey Grove ISD:
Elementary (1 campus)
Middle/Junior High (1 campus)
High School (1 campus)

293
145
229
Area Universities/Colleges Austin College, Sherman
Texas A&M University of Commerce, Commerce
Grayson County College, Sherman
Paris Junior College, Paris
HEALTH CARE
Hospitals in City 0
Total Care Centers (Nursing Home) in City 1
Total Doctors (Medical) in City 1
Total Doctors (Dental) in City 1
Total Doctors (Vet) in City1
MEDIA
Newspapers 1 – Weekly
Radio Stations 0
TV Stations Local
TV Cable Yes
CHURCHES
Denominations Assembly of God
Christian
Church of Christ
Episcopal
Lutheran
Missionary Baptist
Methodist
Presbyterian
Southern Baptist
RECREATION
Parks 2
Area Lakes 3
Country Clubs 0
Health Centers 1
Public Golf Course 1
Theaters 0
Tennis Courts 0
Bed & Breakfast Facilities 1
Hotel & Motel Rooms 0
Libraries 1
AREA ATTRACTIONS
Rodeo July 4th Weekend
Davy Crockett Day First Weekend in October
BugTussel Trek Last Weekend in August
Christmas Festivities Christmas Holidays
CLIMATE
Annual Average Temperature 63.6 F
Monthly Average High Temperature 74.3 F
Monthly Average Low Temperature 52.2 F
Annual Average Precipitation 39.75”
Annual Snowfall 2.00”
Elevation 390-602 Feet
FINANCE
Banks Fannin Bank
The Patriot Bank – Honey Grove Branch
MAJOR AREA EMPLOYERS
Employer Honey Grove ISD (Education)
Helena Chemical Company (Chemicals, Fertilizers)
National Banner Product (Banners, Flags, etc.)
Wise Products (Casket boxes)