South Mountain, TX

By: Laurie E. Jasinski

Type: General Entry

Published: September 13, 2007

South Mountain is located north of U. S. Highway 84 about three miles east of Gatesville in central Coryell County. The town was shown on highway maps by 1970, and by the mid-1980s citizens incorporated. In 1990 South Mountain had a population of 301. That figure increased to 412 in 2000.


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

Laurie E. Jasinski, “South Mountain, TX,” Handbook of Texas Online, accessed September 23, 2021,

Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

September 13, 2007