City Of Corsicana Texas

City Of Corsicana Development Corporation


Executive Director: John Boswell

903-654-4800 ; 903-654-4806 

200 N 12th Street, Corsicana, TX 75110

The City of Corsicana, the county seat of Navarro County, is located 53 miles to the southeast of the Dallas/Ft. Worth Metroplex area and 54 miles northeast of Waco at I45/ US Highway 287, Texas State Highway 31, and Texas State Highway 22.


Corsicana is the location where oil was first discovered west of the Mississippi River thus establishing the city as an industrial and commercial center.


The area has the longest continuous oil flow in Texas, with a total production in excess of 200 million barrels since 1895.


Corsicana Independent School District (CISD) was honored by the Texas Education Agency with 11 Gold Performance Awards for the 2009-2010 school year.


Corsicana Airport, C. David Campbell Field has 5,000 Ft. Runway-Lighted, Corporate Aircraft, Jet-A Fuel & Hangar Rental Available

Corsicana, Texas is a business-friendly community located just 50 miles southeast of downtown Dallas on Interstate 45, which connects the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex with the Houston metro area. Lefty Frizzell, Wolf Brand Chili and Billy Joe Shaver have all left their mark on Corsicana. Discover the many attractions that make our community the right destination for a fun family trip in east Texas.

Corsicana City Manager Connie Standridge has announced the appointment of Lauren Bedsole to the position of Main Street and Tourism Director, after the Corsicana City Council confirmed the recommendation in a Special Session on Friday, Oct. 18.

She has assisted in the production of the video efforts for Small Business Revolution, the City’s Chiefs for a Day program with Corsicana ISD, Corsicana Fire Rescue Annual Banquet, National Night Out, conducted presentations on the importance of the film industry to the City of Corsicana, and programs on the City’s Public Safety programs. She has worked on numerous sets of movies and television shows in the County in both scouting and production, giving her a keen understanding of both the city and county assets.


Total Population

1.341 Million

Population Within 15 Miles

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