City of Terrell Profile


The City of Terrell is located in Kaufman County in the state of Texas. Terrell is approximately 25 miles east of Dallas on Interstate Highway 20 and U.S. Highway 80. SH. 34, SH. 205 and F.M.148 provide north-south access.
Elevation: 440'


  • 2000: 13,606
  • 2017: 17,842
  • 2021: 18,567


Terrell citizens have a variety of educational opportunities. Terrell Independent School District and several private schools provide pre-K through 12th-grade instruction. There are also two campuses offering post-secondary education, Trinity Valley Community College, and SouthWestern Christian College,

Terrell Resources

(see Terrell Chamber of Commerce)