Wixon Valley, TX


By: Mark Odintz

Type: General Entry

Published: August 1, 1995


Wixon Valley is at the intersection of U.S. Highway 190 and Farm Road 2776, four miles northeast of Bryan in northeastern Brazos County. The Wickson family settled in the area in the 1840s, giving their name to nearby Wickson Creek. Wixon Valley, which is probably a variant of Wickson, grew up as a suburb of Bryan in the mid-1980s. The community was incorporated around 1988, and it had a population of 186 in 1990. The population reached 235 in 2000.

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

Mark Odintz, “Wixon Valley, TX,” Handbook of Texas Online, accessed July 07, 2022, https://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/entries/wixon-valley-tx.

Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

August 1, 1995

Place
Wixon Valley
Currently Exists
Yes
Place Type
Town
USGS ID
2412290
Town Fields
  • Has post office: No
  • Is Incorporated: Yes
Belongs to
  • Brazos County
Coordinates
  • Latitude: 30.76394870°
  • Longitude: -96.31929000°
Population Counts
People Year
229 1990
235 2000
254 2010
244 2019