Midway, TX (Red River County)


By: Christopher Long

Type: General Entry

Published: February 1, 1995


Midway is off Farm Road 410 twenty-four miles northwest of Clarksville in northwestern Red River County. The community was settled by 1900. A two-teacher school was in operation in 1907, when it had an enrollment of 131. In the mid-1930s Midway had a church, a school, and a number of houses. The school was closed around the time of World War II, but in the early 1990s a church, a community center, and a few scattered dwellings still remained. The population was forty in 2000.

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

Christopher Long, “Midway, TX (Red River County),” Handbook of Texas Online, accessed August 07, 2022, https://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/entries/midway-tx-red-river-county.

Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

February 1, 1995

Place
Midway
Currently Exists
Yes
Place Type
Town
USGS ID
1380194
Town Fields
  • Has post office: No
  • Is Incorporated: No
Belongs to
  • Red River County
Associated Names

Bowden

Coordinates
  • Latitude: 33.70733070°
  • Longitude: -95.22522770°
Population Counts
People Year
40 2009