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Wells Fireworks Show - June 30, 2020

The Wells Volunteer Fire Department would like to invite you to their 2nd annual firework show. T... [more...]

The 2019 Consumer Confidence Report for the City of Wells is now available.  - June 23, 2020

You can obtain a copy at city hall during normal business hours. Visit our website to view the 2... [more...]

Reminder For City of Wells Utility Customers - March 19, 2020

It is very important NOT to flush any wipes down the commode into our sewer system. This includes... [more...]

Wells Homecoming Canelled - March 19, 2020

The Wells Community Homecoming scheduled April 4, 2020, has been POSTPONED only. This event will ... [more...]

Payment Alert - October 19, 2018

This is the City of Wells' only payment website. When you select "Payment Options on the left-han... [more...]

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Locations & Directions

Wells is located at 31°29′25″N 94°56′27″W (31.490395, -94.940950).[3]

Wells is at the southernmost tip of Cherokee County in East Texas approximately 65 miles (105 km) south of Tyler and 17 miles (27 km) north of Lufkin on U.S. 69. Nacogdoches is 20 miles (32 km) Northeast, Dallas is 165.84 miles (266.89 km) to the north and west while Houston is 137.51 miles (221.30 km) to the south and west.

According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 2.0 square miles (5.2 km2), all of it land