LAKEPORT, TEXAS. Lakeport, an incorporated community on State highways 149 and 322, just north of the Gregg County Airport in southeastern Gregg County, is a residential development established after World War II. The community incorporated in the early 1970s. Its reported population in 1975 was 425; by 1990 it had grown to more than 900. In 2000 the population was listed at 861.
The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this article.Christopher Long, "LAKEPORT, TX," Handbook of Texas Online (http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/hrlqa), accessed July 24, 2014. Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.