Temple is in Bell County, Texas. Temple's population is 66,102
Located near the county seat of Belton, Temple lies in the region referred to as Central Texas. Located off I-35, Temple is 65 miles (105 km) north of Austin and 34 miles south of Waco. Home to the Scott & White Medical Center, a non-profit, multispecialty academic medical center, providing comprehensive health care, enhanced by medical education. a 636-bed specialty care and teaching hospital and a Level I Trauma Center are just two of the highlights of this great medical facility.