Hempstead City Hall

1125 Austin Street, Hempstead, Texas 77445

PHONE: (979) 826-2486 | FAX: (979) 826-6703

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The City of Hempstead

"City of Character Growing Stronger"

The City of Hempstead is located 50 miles west of Downtown Houston,

Texas and also located near strong academic institutions such as Prairie

View A&M University, Texas A&M University, and Blinn College.


Hempstead Independent School District provides quality education to a

very diverse population of students. It is through cultural diversity that

the City of Hempstead continues to grow.


While visiting the City of Hempstead, do not hesitate to stop and enjoy a

mixture of the foods from Italian to Bar-B-Que. Be sure and try one of our

really sweet and juicy watermelons, very sure to please! Thank you

for taking the time to visit our website and we look forward to you

visiting our City.





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Hempstead is a city in Waller County, Texas (in

the United States). Our City is located at the

junctions of U.S. Highway 290, Texas State Highway 6,

and Texas State Highway 159 (around 50 miles

northwest of Downtown Houston).


On December 29, 1856 Dr. Richard Rodgers Peebles and

James W. McDade organized the Hempstead Town

Company to sell lots in the newly-established community

of Hempstead, which was located at the projected

terminus of Houston and Texas Central Railway.


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