Magnolia, TX (San Jacinto County)


By: Robert Wooster

Type: General Entry

Published: February 1, 1995


Magnolia is on Farm Road 945 sixty miles north of Houston in southeastern San Jacinto County. In 1887 the rural community was the site of one of the many Farmers' Alliance meetings in the county. Abandoned tram lines indicate that some logging was done in the vicinity. Scattered buildings remain at the Magnolia community, and oil and gas have been found in the area. In 2000 the population was 330.

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

Robert Wooster, “Magnolia, TX (San Jacinto County),” Handbook of Texas Online, accessed May 17, 2022, https://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/entries/magnolia-tx-san-jacinto-county.

Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

February 1, 1995

Place
Magnolia
Currently Exists
Yes
Place Type
Town
USGS ID
1382221
Town Fields
  • Has post office: No
  • Is Incorporated: No
Belongs to
  • San Jacinto County
Associated Names

Everitt

Coordinates
  • Latitude: 30.48325900°
  • Longitude: -95.19354900°
Population Counts
People Year
150 2014