Hawk Cove, TX


By: Laurie E. Jasinski

Type: General Entry

Published: March 16, 2005


Hawk Cove is a residential community located south of State Highway 276 and west of Farm Road 751 about sixteen miles south of Greenville in southern Hunt County. This development on Lake Tawakoni was begun in the early 1970s by property owners Sawyer and Culberson. Originally the residential properties were developed as Whiskers Retreat Nos. 1, 2, and 3. When the community incorporated in January 1999 the name was changed to Hawk Cove. In 2000 there were 457 residents. Hawk Cove has a mayor and city council and its own police services.

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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, “Hawk Cove, TX,” Handbook of Texas Online, accessed July 07, 2022, https://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/entries/hawk-cove-tx.

Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

March 16, 2005

Place
Hawk Cove
Currently Exists
Yes
Place Type
Town
USGS ID
2410717
Town Fields
  • Has post office: No
  • Is Incorporated: Yes
Belongs to
  • Hunt County
Coordinates
  • Latitude: 32.88355680°
  • Longitude: -96.08312900°
Population Counts
People Year
457 2000
483 2010
554 2019