Camp Swift, TX


By: Laurie E. Jasinski

Type: General Entry

Published: December 9, 2005


Camp Swift is a rural community located off State Highway 95 about five miles north of Bastrop in north central Bastrop County. Named for Camp Swift, the military training facility, this dispersed residential development began around the mid-1980s and represented the increasing construction in the area of Lake Bastrop. The 1990 census reported a population of 2,681. That number had increased to 4,731 in 2000.

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

Laurie E. Jasinski, “Camp Swift, TX,” Handbook of Texas Online, accessed May 18, 2022, https://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/entries/camp-swift-tx.

Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

December 9, 2005

Place
Camp Swift
Currently Exists
Yes
Place Type
Town
USGS ID
1867544
Town Fields
  • Has post office: No
  • Is Incorporated: No
Belongs to
  • Bastrop County
Coordinates
  • Latitude: 30.19077000°
  • Longitude: -97.29221440°
Population Counts
People Year
2,681 1990
4,731 2000
6,383 2010
7,681 2019