Seven Points, TX


By: Christopher Long

Type: General Entry

Published: April 1, 1995


Seven Points is on State Highway 274 twenty miles northwest of Athens in far northwestern Henderson County. The largely residential community grew up in the 1960s after the construction of nearby Cedar Creek Reservoir and was incorporated in the 1970s. The population was 224 in 1980. In 1990 the population was 723, and the community had spread into Kaufman County. By 1992 the community had a bank, a post office, and reported a population of 1,071. The population reached 1,145 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, “Seven Points, TX,” Handbook of Texas Online, accessed August 07, 2022, https://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/entries/seven-points-tx.

Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

April 1, 1995

Place
Seven Points
Currently Exists
Yes
Place Type
Town
USGS ID
2411870
Town Fields
  • Has post office: No
  • Is Incorporated: Yes
Belongs to
  • Henderson County
Coordinates
  • Latitude: 32.32374450°
  • Longitude: -96.20660900°
Population Counts
People Year
723 1990
1,145 2000
1,455 2010
1,535 2019