Rooster Springs, TX

By: Daniel P. Greene

Type: General Entry

Published: 1952

Updated: March 1, 1995

Rooster Springs was a settlement situated near a spring six miles east of Dripping Springs in northern Hays County. In the nineteenth century this small community was a stage stop on the road from Austin to Blanco. A Mr. Cade owned and operated a cotton gin in the neighborhood.

Dudley Richard Dobie, A Brief History of Hays County and San Marcos, Texas (San Marcos, 1948).
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The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this entry.

Daniel P. Greene, “Rooster Springs, TX,” Handbook of Texas Online, accessed August 14, 2022,

Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

March 1, 1995

Rooster Springs
Currently Exists
Place Type
Town Fields
  • Has post office: No
  • Is Incorporated: No
Belongs to
  • Hays County