Cool

Cool is a small incorporated town on U.S. Highway 180 eleven miles west of Weatherford in western Parker County. Cool was incorporated after 1960 and was first shown on county maps in the mid-1960s. By 1969 it had an estimated population of 506. In 1970 the census reported only 21 people living in Cool, but by 1978 its population was estimated at 253. The census reported 202 people in Cool in 1980 and 214 in 1990. The population dropped to 162 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.

Belongs to

Cool is part of or belongs to the following places.

Adopt a Town

The Texas Almanac's Land Rush program lets you adopt the town or county of your choice and share your message with the world. 100% of the proceeds benefit education in Texas.

Currently Exists

Yes

Place type

Cool is classified as a Town

Locations

  • Latitude
    32.80005880
    Longitude
    -98.01118000

Has Post Office

No

Is Incorporated

Yes

Proud to call TX home?

Put your name on the town or county of your choice.


Search Places »

Cool by the Numbers

This is some placeholder text that we should either remove or replace with a brief summary about this particular metric. For example, "We update population counts once per year..."

Population Counts

Cool
Pop. Year Source
185 2019 Texas Demographic Center
157 2010 Texas Demographic Center
162 2000 Texas Demographic Center
216 1990 Texas Demographic Center