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A Taste of Huntsville, Texas

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DID YOU KNOW THESE FACTS ABOUT HUNTSVILLE?

  1. Huntsville is a city in and the county seat of Walker County, Texas, United States. The population is 38,548 as of the 2010 census. It is the center of the Huntsville micropolitan area.

  2. Huntsville was the home of Samuel Walker Houston (18641945), a prominent African-American pioneer in the field of education. He was born into slavery on February 12, 1864 to Joshua Houston, a slave owned by Sam Houston. Samuel W. Houston founded the Galilee Community School in 1907, which later became known as the Houstonian Normal and Industrial Institute, in Walker County, Texas.

  3. In 1995, on the grounds of the old Samuel W. Houston Elementary School, the Huntsville Independent School District, along with the Huntsville Arts Commission and the high school's Ex-Students Association, commissioned the creation of The Dreamers, a monument to underscore the contributions made by the black community in the growth and development of Huntsville and Walker County.

  4. The median income for a household in the city was $27,075, and the median income for a family was $40,562.

  5. Since Huntsville has a well-known reputation as a location of executions, Huntsville has a negative reputation in Europe. Huntsville has often been referred to as the "Death Penalty capital of the world".

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KHML 91.5 FM Madisonville, TX Religious
KETX 92.3 FM Livingston, TX Classic Hits
KAGZ (CP) 93.9 FM Burke, TX Hip Hop
K285GE (KHVL) 104.9 FM Huntsville, TX Classic Hits
KHPT 106.9 FM Conroe, TX Classic Hits
KSEV 700 AM Tomball, TX Talk
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Demographics of Huntsville, Texas

By Race

White

Black

Native American

Asian

Hispanic

Total Population

65.78%

26.14%

0.33%

1.11%

16.22%

Because Hispanics could be counted in other races, the totals above could possibly be more than 100%. If you would like a detailed listing of all ethnic groups in the U.S., please Click Here.

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Businesses in Huntsville, Texas


A small percentage of the businesses listed on BlackCityInfo.com may not necessarily be black owned and operated but have received favorable reviews from users who have visited the establishment, or from the owners themselves who warmly seek out African American patronage.


BEAUTY CARE - HAIR SALONS - MULTICULTURAL

  1. Anointed Hands Beauty Salon & Supplies -  Category: Hair Salons -   - 618 Avenue M, Huntsville, TX 77320 (936) 293-8038

  2. Ebony Effects -  Category: Hair Salons -   - 1318 Sycamore Ave, Huntsville, TX 77340 (936) 291-9004

  3. Naturally Isis Hair Braiding Institute Dallas TX -  Category: Hair Salons -  Serving the Huntsville Area. (214) 329-3820  - (visit website)

  4. Tgf Hair Salon -  Category: Hair Salons -   - 1622 Interstate 45 N, Huntsville, TX 77320 (936) 291-8696 - (visit website)

  5. The Isis Project-Non Profit -  Category: Hair Salons -  Serving the Huntsville Area. (214) 329-3820  - (visit website)

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BLACK BUSINESSES - SERVICES - VENDORS ETC.

  1. J & M Contracting -  Category: Concrete Construction -   1643 State Highway 75 N Huntsville, TX 77320-1095 (936) 291-1691

  2. Wilson Cleaning Service -  Category: Custodial Services -   2964 Bluebird Ln. Huntsville, Texas 77320 (936) 661-4661

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DINING - CATERING - BBQ - SOUL FOOD

  1. McKenzie's Bar-B-Que -  Category: Bar-B-Que -   1706 11th St Huntsville, TX 77340 (936) 291-7347

  2. Momas Soul Food -  Category: Soul Food Restaurants -   216 Wanza Rd Huntsville, tx 77320 (936) 291-6475

  3. New Zion Missionary Baptist Church Barbeque -  Category: Church/Bar-B-Que -  2601 Montgomery Rd Huntsville, TX 77340 (936) 294-0884  - (reviews)

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CHURCHES



  1. Allen Chapel AME Church -  215 Texas 30 Huntsville, TX 77320 (936) 291-3878

  2. Galilee Church Of God In Christ -  4332 State Highway 30 West Huntsville, Texas 77340 (936)295-4443 - (visit website)

  3. New Zion Missionary Baptist Church Barbeque -  Category: Church/Bar-B-Que -  2601 Montgomery Rd Huntsville, TX 77340 (936) 294-0884  - (reviews)

  4. Robinson Memorial Church of God In Christ -  515 Avenue M Huntsville, TX 77320 (936) 295-7702  - (visit website)

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