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DOGWOOD CITY, TEXAS. Dogwood City is a community located on State Highway 155, about sixteen miles southwest of Tyler in the extreme southwestern corner of Smith County. This lakeshore development on a peninsula in Lake Palestine began in the 1970s. The community included homes as well as recreational amenities. Some businesses operated along the highway. In 2000 Dogwood City had a population of 800.

Laurie E. Jasinski


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

Laurie E. Jasinski, "DOGWOOD CITY, TX," Handbook of Texas Online (, accessed November 26, 2015. Uploaded on June 12, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

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