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Living in Lufkin

 

There is a lot to do in our city, and people genuinely love living here. It could be our central location in East Texas, our world-class bass fishing and golfing, or our state-of-the-art

performing arts theater. The Lufkin lifestyle is friendly and easygoing, complemented by year-round events and activities perfect for the entire family. Our historic downtown is
flourishing with lots of shopping, local coffee, a wine bar, several restaurants, and soon a brewery too!

Cost of Living:

The cost of living in Lufkin is 12% lower than the national average, and 3% lower than the Texas average. Explore Cost of Living.

Education:

From our elementary schools to our post-secondary programs, Lufkin benefits from exceptional educational institutions. Explore Education.

Recreation:

Outdoor recreation opportunities abound in Lufkin where you can hunt, fish, hike, bike, canoe, camp, swim, and more. Explore Recreation.

Healthcare:

Lufkin is the medical hub of a 12-county region that features a Joint Commission Certified Primary Care Stroke Center. Explore Healthcare.

Climate:

More than 200 sunny days and an average annual temperature of 67 degrees. Explore Climate.

Love Lufkin:

A citywide movement that encourages local spending and increases sales tax revenue. Explore Love Lufkin.