Mountain, TX


Type: General Entry

Published: 1976

Updated: March 1, 1995


Mountain is a suburb of Gatesville on U.S. Highway 84 in central Coryell County. The population was estimated at 200 in 1965. Most residents were employed in Gatesville or Fort Hood, and the others operated or worked on nearby farms and ranches. The original community, before it was absorbed into Gatesville, consisted of little more than a church, a school, and residences. By 1974 the number of residents had risen to 300. The population remained the same through 2000.

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

Anonymous, “Mountain, TX,” Handbook of Texas Online, accessed July 07, 2022, https://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/entries/mountain-tx.

Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

1976
March 1, 1995

Place
Mountain
Currently Exists
No
Place Type
Town
USGS ID
1363375
Town Fields
  • Has post office: No
  • Is Incorporated: No
Belongs to
  • Coryell County
Associated Names

Caufield-

-Community

Coordinates
  • Latitude: 31.45016450°
  • Longitude: -97.68057610°