Broom City

Broom City is a small rural community located off State Highway 294 and Farm Road 2419 about eleven miles southeast of Palestine in southern Anderson County. Highway maps in 1936 showed farms and one business in that area, and the settlement existed by name probably by the 1940s. Broom City had a few country residences and a population of twenty in 2000.

Adapted from the official Handbook of Texas, a state encyclopedia developed by the Texas State Historical Association (TSHA). It is an authoritative source of trusted historical records.

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Currently Exists

Yes

Place type

Broom City is classified as a Town

Locations

  • Latitude
    31.62276700
    Longitude
    -95.52532700

Has Post Office

No

Is Incorporated

No

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Broom City by the Numbers

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Pop. Year Source
20 2009 Local Officials