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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.

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

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Place type

Cool is classified as a Town


Latitude: 32.80005880
Longitude: -98.01118000

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Cool by the Numbers

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Population Counts

Pop. Year Source
211 2020 United States Census Bureau
185 2019 Texas Demographic Center
157 2010 United States Census Bureau
162 2000 United States Census Bureau
216 1990 United States Census Bureau