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LAKEVIEW, TEXAS (Tom Green County). Lakeview was a dispersed rural community on the northern edge of San Angelo in central Tom Green County. The local school had 191 pupils in 1910 and 225 pupils and fourteen teachers by 1930. In 1933 the average daily school attendance there was 421. In the 1980s the school and the Lakeview Stadium remained as reminders of the former community, which had been incorporated into San Angelo.


Julia Grace Bitner, The History of Tom Green County, Texas (M.A. thesis, University of Texas, 1931). Clarence George Parsons, Proposed Plan for the Reorganization of the Schools in Tom Green County, Texas (M.A. thesis, University of Texas, 1939).

Diana J. Kleiner


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

Diana J. Kleiner, "LAKEVIEW, TX (TOM GREEN COUNTY)," Handbook of Texas Online (, accessed November 27, 2015. Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

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