Tenaha Texas

The City of Tenaha is located in Shelby County Texas on U.S. Highways 59, 84 and 96.

The city is situated south of Carthage, north of Center, and east of Timpson.

Tenaha City Limit

City of Tenaha

Shelby County

Tenaha Independent School District

Population 989 residents in the 2020 Federal Census
Area Code 936
Zip Code 75974


Interactive Map of Tenaha Texas (courtesy of Google)

Welcome to Tenaha ... "The Garden Spot of East Texas"

Welcome to Tenaha ... "The Garden Spot of East Texas"

Map of East Texas

Map of East Texas

East Texas Attractions

While visiting the Tenaha area, you may want to take other interesting day trips in several directions:

    • Jefferson - antiques, Jay Gould's railroad car, Jefferson Carnegie Library, steam train rides, steamboats on Caddo Lake, B&Bs
    • Gladewater - antique capitol of East Texas, Gusher Days, Roundup Rodeo, Helen Lee Daffodil Gardens
    • Gilmer - East Texas Yamboree, Historic Upshur Museum, Lake Gilmer
    • Kilgore - home of the East Texas Oil Museum and Kilgore College
    • Joinerville Texas - Daisy Bradford oil discovery monuments and Great East Texas Oilfield markers, Gaston Museum
    • Longview - Gregg County Fair & Exposition, Longview Museum of Fine Arts, R.G. LeTourneau Museum, Great Texas Balloon Race, historic buildings, shopping, restaurants
    • Marshall - Michelson Museum of Art, Starr Family home State Historic Park, Harrison County Historical Museum, The Weisman, Ginocchio Hotel, T&P Railroad Museum, Christmas Wonderland of Lights
    • Carthage - Texas Country Music Hall of Fame, East Texas Oil & Gas Blast, Piney Woods Quilt Festival Rode Jamboree
    • Henderson - Heritage Syrup Festival, Howard Dickinson House Museum, Depot Museum, antique shopping, Historic Downtown Square