New Hope, TX (San Augustine County)


By: Mark Odintz

Type: General Entry

Published: May 1, 1995


New Hope is on Farm Road 354 nine miles west of San Augustine in northwestern San Augustine County. In 1904 the New Hope school had forty-nine pupils and one teacher, and by 1932 the New Hope school district had seventy-four pupils and three teachers. The community consisted of a church, a school, and scattered dwellings in 1940. By the 1980s New Hope comprised a number of dwellings, a cemetery, and a community center. In 2000 the population was seventy-five.

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The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this entry.

Mark Odintz, “New Hope, TX (San Augustine County),” Handbook of Texas Online, accessed May 22, 2022, https://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/entries/new-hope-tx-san-augustine-county.

Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

May 1, 1995

Place
New Hope
Currently Exists
Yes
Place Type
Town
USGS ID
2034903
Town Fields
  • Has post office: No
  • Is Incorporated: No
Belongs to
  • San Augustine County
Coordinates
  • Latitude: 31.54962590°
  • Longitude: -94.26214430°
Population Counts
People Year
75 2009