New Waverly is a city in Walker County, Texas, United States. The population was 1,032 at the 2010 census.
Location of New Waverly, Texas
|Coordinates: 30°32′21″N 95°28′48″W|
New Waverly is located at (30.539226, -95.479862).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 2.2 square miles (5.8 km²), of which, 2.2 square miles (5.8 km²) of it is land and 0.44% is water.
In 2002 the New Waverly area's largest employer was Louisiana-Pacific's large plywood-manufacturing mill. As of that year most residents traveled to Conroe, Huntsville, and/orWillis to buy goods.
New Waverly is the home of the gymnastics training center operated by famed coach Béla Károlyi.
The Sam Houston National Forest is located nearby and operates a ranger station in the vicinity.
The City of New Waverly is served by the New Waverly Independent School District.
Gulf Coast Trades Center, a charter school specializing in vocational training for at-risk youth, is located in proximity to New Waverly.