Ballenger Bend

Type: General Entry

Published: 1952

Updated: November 1, 1994

Ballenger Bend is on the Brazos River five miles west of Mineral Wells in east central Palo Pinto County (at 32°49' N, 98°12' W). The surrounding flat to rolling terrain is surfaced by moderately deep to deep sandy and clay loam that supports hardwoods, conifers, and grasses.

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

Anonymous, “Ballenger Bend,” Handbook of Texas Online, accessed May 24, 2022,

Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

November 1, 1994