Whitney is a town in Hill County in Central Texas. The population was 2,087 at the 2010 census.
Whitney is a rural lakeside community, and site of the very first bass fishing tournament. Created by the local newspaper, it took place on Lake Whitney in 1955 with 73 teams participating.
Location of Whitney, Texas
|Coordinates: 31°57′3″N 97°19′15″W|
Whitney is located at (31.950876, -97.320716).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 1.6 square miles (4.1 km2), all of it land.
The Town of Whitney is served by the Whitney Independent School District.