San Augustine County Toledo Bend Lake
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Fishing in San Augustine County

Welcome to San Augustine County

Retire to the stunning beauty and diversity of the East Texas Piney Woods! Come and enjoy Sam Rayburn and Toledo Bend Reservoirs where hunting, fishing, golfing and recreation abound. Visitors will see an abundant array of flora and fauna, which is breathtaking during "azalea season." The lakes provide some of the best bass and catfish fishing in the world, and the area is absolutely a birdwatcher's paradise!

The region displays stately architecture with historic homes and museums. There are great medical and assisted living facilities for both civilians and military personnel. Local communities within San Augustine County have many civic affairs, volunteer projects, community theater and antique shopping. In the warmer months you can always find a rodeo, jamboree or one of many "town square" festivals.

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San Augustine County... the Cradle of Texas Independence

Community Profile Statistics

Population: 8,574
Sales Tax: 8.25%
Property Taxes: $0.681
Crime Index: 429
Median Home Value: $67,926
Nearest Hospital/Emergency Care (miles):
     1 mile – Memorial Medical Center
Nearest Military Base (miles):
     85 miles – Fort Polk Army Base
Nearest Airport (miles):
     65 miles – Shreveport Regional Airport
Average February Temp: 50º F
Average August Temp: 80º F
Average Annual Rainfall/Snowfall: 4.68 inches