Greenwood, TX (Van Zandt County)


By: Diana J. Kleiner

Type: General Entry

Published: January 1, 1995


Greenwood is a farming community just south of Wills Point and twelve miles northwest of Canton in northwestern Van Zandt County. In 1936 it had scattered dwellings and a business, church, and cemetery. By 1987 only the church, cemetery, and a nearby sewage disposal plant remained in the area.

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

Diana J. Kleiner, “Greenwood, TX (Van Zandt County),” Handbook of Texas Online, accessed July 07, 2022, https://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/entries/greenwood-tx-van-zandt-county.

Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

January 1, 1995

Place
Greenwood
Currently Exists
No
Place Type
Town
USGS ID
1336994
Town Fields
  • Has post office: No
  • Is Incorporated: No
Belongs to
  • Van Zandt County
Coordinates
  • Latitude: 32.69318510°
  • Longitude: -96.01274640°