Coleman is a town in and the county seat of Coleman County, Texas, United States. As of the 2010 census, its population was 4,709.
Coleman is located north of the center of Coleman County at 31°49′40″N 99°25′32″W (31.827694, −99.425689). U.S. Routes 84 and 283 pass through the northeast side of the city. US 84 leads northwest 52 miles (84 km) to Abilene and southeast 30 miles (48 km) to Brownwood, while US 283 leads north 41 miles (66 km) to Baird and south 52 miles (84 km) to Brady.
Recreation: Coleman has five multipurpose recreational lakes within 30 miles.
According to the United States Census Bureau, Coleman has a total area of 6.2 square miles (16.0 km2), of which 6.1 square miles (15.9 km2) are land and 0.04 square miles (0.1 km2), or 0.58%, is covered by water.
At the census of 2000, 5,127 people, 2,179 households, and 1,403 families resided in the city. The population density was 831.9 people per square mile (321.4/km2). The 2,658 housing units averaged 431.3/sq mi (166.6/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 85.04% White, 2.95% African American, 0.66% Native American, 0.23% Asian, 8.89% from other races, and 2.22% from two or more races.