OAKLAKE, TEXAS. Oaklake (Oak Lake) is on Farm Road 2491 by Oak Lake Reservoir five miles east of Waco in eastern McLennan County. In 1936 the community had two businesses, and in 1940 it had a population of forty. Oaklake's population was consistently estimated at sixty inhabitants from 1950 through 2000.
The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this article.Mark Odintz, "OAKLAKE, TX," Handbook of Texas Online (http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/hnoct), accessed May 25, 2013. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.