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Payment Alert - July 27, 2020

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

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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