About This Place
Shepherd is a city in San Jacinto County, Texas, United States. The population was 2,029 at the 2000 census. The Cox Radio Tower, one of the tallest constructions in the USA, is located near Shepherd.
Shepherd is located at 30°29′29″N 94°59′59″W / 30.49139°N 94.99972°W / 30.49139; -94.99972 (30.491363, -94.999595).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 6.1 square miles (15.9 km²), of which, 6.1 square miles (15.8 km²) of it is land and 0.16% is water.