Kirk, TX (Bexar County)

By: Christopher Long

Type: General Entry

Published: 1952

Updated: February 1, 1995

Kirk was at the junction of the International-Great Northern and San Antonio Southern railroads, at a site just off present Interstate Highway 35 fourteen miles southwest of downtown San Antonio in southwestern Bexar County. In 1930s the community had a station and a number of houses; children attended school in nearby Von Ormy. The community declined after World War II, and by the 1950s it was longer shown on maps.


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

Christopher Long, “Kirk, TX (Bexar County),” Handbook of Texas Online, accessed September 25, 2021,

Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

February 1, 1995