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PECAN HILL, TEXAS. Pecan Hill is a residential community located east of U.S. Highway 77 about nine miles northeast of Waxahachie in northern Ellis County. The city incorporated in the mid-1980s and by 1990 reported a population of 564. That figure increased to 672 in 2000. Pecan Hill has a mayor and council form of government.

Laurie E. Jasinski


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

Laurie E. Jasinski, "PECAN HILL, TX," Handbook of Texas Online (, accessed November 25, 2015. Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

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