Abbott is a city in Hill County, Texas. It has a total area of 0.6 square miles, all of which is land. It is named after Jo Abbott, who was a state legislator when the city was founded, in 1871. The city is noted for being the birthplace of American singer-songwriter and actor Willie Nelson.
Construction, manufacturing, retail and wholesale trade are the major commercial activities here. Abbott School is the local public school. Stapleton Field Airport is the local airport. The closest hospital is the Hills Regional Hospital, located about 10 miles away, in Hillsboro. The cost of living here is 15.10% lower than the country average.
This place gets about 37 inches of rain annually. The number of days with measurable precipitation is 50.