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CHALK HILL, TX

CHALK HILL, TEXAS. Chalk Hill is on a mail route from Longview in northeastern Rusk County. It was settled about 1875. During the 1940s it reported a population of twenty-five and one store. In 1978 the National Weather Service established a radar site at Chalk Hill that forecasts for the East Texas area. In 2000 the population was 200.

BIBLIOGRAPHY: 

Dorman H. Winfrey, A History of Rusk County (Waco: Texian, 1961).

Megan Biesele

Citation

The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this article.

Megan Biesele, "CHALK HILL, TX," Handbook of Texas Online (http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/hrc43), accessed August 22, 2014. Uploaded on June 12, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.
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