Nacogdoches, Texas


2013 Best Small Towns in America

Contest ends:  September 3, 2013

9 Votes - "Friendliest"
2 Votes - "Most Beautiful"
1 Votes - "Most Patriotic"


The oldest town in Texas lives by the mantra “Keep Nacogdoches Friendly,” with businesses embracing hospitality training to become Texas Certified Friendly even. The community is so small the mayor is also the local dentist, and everyone’s approachable.

Visitors can explore Millard’s Crossing historic village, Lake Nacogdoches, or Lanana Creek Trail. Most notably, Nacogdoches is home to Stephen F. Austin State University and serves as a warm welcome for students away from home.

Local favorites include the Saturday farmer’s market and The Blueberry Place, where you can pick your own blueberries right off the vine and leave payment in a basket on the honor system. Visitors are encouraged to experience historic local bed and breakfasts, stroll the nature trails, and browse antiques while in town.

It's friendly! How many more characters do I need now? Accept my vote, already.
Reviewed by PineCurtain
on September 17, 2012
Fabulous historic town...Texas' oldest!
Reviewed by bebrewer
on September 17, 2012
A wonderful, wonderful town to consider home!
Reviewed by hdowens
on September 17, 2012
Charming downtown, with even more charming owners.
Reviewed by Rachaeljpitts
on September 17, 2012
You never meet a stranger in Nacogdoches!!! Friendliest place of any city that I have ever visited plus the prettiest.
Reviewed by dianajwalker
on September 17, 2012
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