DIXON-HOPEWELL, TEXAS. Dixon-Hopewell is a small rural community located about two miles north of State Highway 7 and fifteen miles west of Crockett in western Houston County. The village probably existed by the early 1900s, and by 1936 it consisted of scattered dwellings, a church, and a cemetery. In the 1980s county maps still showed a church there. No population estimates were available until 2000 when the community reported forty-nine residents.
The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this article.Laurie E. Jasinski, "DIXON-HOPEWELL, TX," Handbook of Texas Online (http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/hnd60), accessed May 23, 2013. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.