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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  • Communities

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 June 27, 2022, https://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/entries/south-mountain-tx.

Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

September 13, 2007

Place
South Mountain
Currently Exists
Yes
Place Type
Town
USGS ID
2413308
Town Fields
  • Has post office: No
  • Is Incorporated: Yes
Belongs to
  • Coryell County
Coordinates
  • Latitude: 31.43972440°
  • Longitude: -97.67916400°
Population Counts
People Year
301 1990
412 2000
384 2010
362 2019