Scharbauer City, TX


By: Julia Cauble Smith

Type: General Entry

Published: July 1, 1995


Scharbauer City is at the intersection of U.S. Highway 385 and State Highway 158, 1½ miles west of Gardendale in northeastern Ector County. It was named for a local ranching family and reported twenty residents and one business in 1949. By 1961 the business had closed, but the community continued to report a population of twenty through 2000.

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

Julia Cauble Smith, “Scharbauer City, TX,” Handbook of Texas Online, accessed July 07, 2022, https://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/entries/scharbauer-city-tx.

Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

July 1, 1995

Place
Scharbauer City
Currently Exists
No
Place Type
Town
USGS ID
1346756
Town Fields
  • Has post office: No
  • Is Incorporated: No
Belongs to
  • Ector County
Coordinates
  • Latitude: 32.02372940°
  • Longitude: -102.43042480°