ENOCHS, TEXAS. Enochs is at the junction of State Highway 214 and Farm Road 54, three miles from the Cochran county line in southern Bailey County. It developed as a trading center beginning in the 1920s and reached a peak reported population of 250 in 1940, when it had five stores. In 1980 and 1990 its population was estimated at 164, and the town had several businesses and a post office. In 2000 the population was eighty with three businesses.
LaVonne McKillip, ed., Early Bailey County History (Muleshoe, Texas, 1978).
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