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POOLVILLE, TEXAS

Parker County, Central Texas North

32 58' 30" N, 97 51' 29" W (32.975, -97.858056)
FM 3107 and FM 920
18 Miles NW of Weatherford the county seat
Population: 520 (2000)

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Poolville TX 76487 Post Office
Poolville, TX 76487
Photo courtesy Mike Price, July 2009
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History in a Pecan Shell

Named for an existing body of water just east of the present site, Poolville was founded in the early 1880s with a post office opened in 1883.

The population reached a high of about 500 residents for the 1920 census but the Great Depression took its toll. The 1950 census showed 350 people which declined to 230 for both 1980 and 1990. It has slowly increased to 520 right around the 1920 high-water mark.

Poolville, Texas Landmarks

Poolville Tx Bradley Grocery Gas Station
Poolville old grocery / gas station
Photo courtesy Mike Price, July 2009
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Poolville Tx - Davenport Store
Photo courtesy Mike Price, July 2009
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Poolville Tx Elementary School
Poolville Elementary
Photo courtesy Mike Price, July 2009
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Poolville Tx Old House
Photo courtesy Mike Price, July 2009

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Poolville, Texas Nearby Towns:
Weatherford the county seat
See Parker County | Central Texas North

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