Camp Swift

Camp Swift is a rural community located off State Highway 95 about five miles north of Bastrop in north central Bastrop County. Named for Camp Swift, the military training facility, this dispersed residential development began around the mid-1980s and represented the increasing construction in the area of Lake Bastrop. The 1990 census reported a population of 2,681. That number had increased to 4,731 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

Camp Swift is classified as a Town

Locations

  • Latitude
    30.19077000
    Longitude
    -97.29221440

Has Post Office

No

Is Incorporated

No

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Camp Swift by the Numbers

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Population Counts

Camp Swift
Pop. Year Source
7,943 2020 United States Census Bureau
7,681 2019 Texas Demographic Center
6,383 2010 United States Census Bureau
4,731 2000 United States Census Bureau
2,681 1990 United States Census Bureau