Graham is a thriving community of 9,000 located in North Central Texas. Called by the award winning Texas Highways magazine "neither too big nor too small, but 'just right'," Graham combines the best of small town living with city conveniences".
Visitors find our town to be located in an area of great natural beauty, with numerous cultural activities available. The countryside is filled with many different types of wildlife and has a reputation for being one of the best game hunting areas in the state. The nearby lakes and rivers offer the water recreation enthusiast a variety of water sports including fishing, boating, scuba diving, canoeing and swimming. Graham is the closest city to nearby Possum Kingdom Lake.
History also lives in Graham and a number of historic markers can be found in the County. Graham is located along the route of the Texas Forts Trail. Fort Belknap and Fort Richardson are both nearby. A number of activities are held throughout the year on our beautiful downtown square, the Largest Downtown Square in the United States. Graham's downtown square also is full of shops offering one-of-a-kind merchandise and antiques. Graham is an official Main Street city.
Residents of Graham find our community to be a great place to raise a family. The school district is excellent, and is ranked in the top ten of the Lone Star Cup competition which combines excellence in academics, sports and other extracurricular activities into a ranking among all the schools in the state of Texas. Graham's community facilities and community organizations rate as good or better than those found in cities much larger.