Welcome to Bell County!  Located in the heart of Central Texas, Bell County offers a little bit of everything:  small town charm, big city amenities, natural beauty, and a vibrant culture.  Within our county are several popular tourist spots, including beautiful lakes, acres of park land, the Bell County Expo Center, and several historic museums and villages.  Please browse through our website, including our community video presentations,
to find out more.  Thanks for visiting.

Bell County Burn Ban is in effect as of July 9, 2018.

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About Bell County

Bell County is centrally located along  the
I-35 corridor.  Bell County is serviced by two major railroads and offers state-of-the art medical facilities, several excellent colleges, and a large regional airport, all of which make it a great choice to call home.  Bell County is home to Fort Hood.  With a capacity of 50,000 troops, it is one of the largest military installations in the free world.  The 2010 Census put Bell County's population at 310,325 - the 16th largest of Texas' 254 counties.  Bell County grew by 30.4% from 2000 to 2010.  The 2012 population is estimated to be over 315,000, and it continues to grow, fueling a strong and stable economy.

County Spotlight

The members of the Women's Army Corps Veteran Association Chapter 94 attended the Bell County Commissioners Court meeting on June 11, 2018.  The Bell County Commissioners Court (Judge Jon Burrows, Commissioner Pct.1 Russell Schneider, Commissioner Pct.2 Tim Brown, Commissioners Pct.3 Bill Schumann, and Commissioner Pct.4 John Fisher) presented a proclamation recognizing over 12,837 female Veterans residing in Bell County and announcing June 12, 2018  to be Women Veterans Day in Bell County, Texas.     

Public Notices...

Public Hearing to Consider a Petition Regarding Cancellation of Tooterville Subdivision

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Burn Ban Status

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Public Hearing Regarding Installation of Regulatory Yield Sign at Intersection of Hidden Springs and Long Meadow

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