Goodwill was founded after the 1900s. A Baptist church and school was built there. It is unknown when the school closed down, but as of 2000, the church remains. There is no population estimate for Goodwill, nor is Goodwill on the Highway maps.
Any students in the area are in the Brenham Independent School District.
- "Goodwill". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey.
- E., JASINSKI, LAURIE (2010-06-15). "GOODWILL, TX [WASHINGTON COUNTY]". tshaonline.org. Retrieved 2018-05-03.
- "Brenham ISD :: School District Map of the Brenham ISD :: MapTechnica". www.maptechnica.com. Retrieved 2018-05-03.