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About Hopkins County

About Hopkins County

Hopkins County is located just an hour and a half east of Dallas, with easy access to I-30. As of the 2010 census, its population was 35,161. Its county seat is Sulphur Springs. Hopkins County is named for the family of David Hopkins, an early settler in the area.


The Sulphur Springs ISD has been recognized by the state for academic excellence every year since 1999. There are a variety of community colleges and universities in the area.


Name of Institution Number of Students
Sulphur Springs Independent School District 4200
Higher Education Center/Technical Center 800
Paris Junior College 4275
A&M Commerce 8100

*as of 2013. Courtesy of Sulphur Springs Economic Development Committee

Parks & Recreation

Hopkins County has many parks, museums, youth sports, community organizations and more to fit your family’s needs.

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