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HOOKER RIDGE, TEXAS. Hooker Ridge is on Farm Road 513 twelve miles northwest of Emory in northwestern Rains County. It was founded before 1904, when its school had an enrollment of seventy-one. In the mid-1930s the settlement had a school, a church, and a number of scattered dwellings. After World War II the school closed. In 1990 Hooker Ridge reported a population of 250. The population remained the same in 2000.

Christopher Long


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

Christopher Long, "HOOKER RIDGE, TX," Handbook of Texas Online (, accessed November 26, 2015. Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

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