DOUBLE OAK, TX
DOUBLE OAK, TEXAS. Double Oak is on Farm Road 407 ten miles south of Denton in southern Denton County. The area had a school district as early as 1884, but Double Oak was not incorporated until the 1970s, when suburban sprawl from Dallas-Fort Worth arrived. Double Oak reported a population of 836 in 1980. Ten years later the residential community's population had nearly doubled, to 1,664. The population grew to 2,179 in 2000.
The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this article.Randolph B. Campbell, "DOUBLE OAK, TX," Handbook of Texas Online (http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/hldjj), accessed January 26, 2015. Uploaded on June 12, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.