Cooper Creek

Cooper Creek, two miles east of Denton on a creek in Denton County, attracted settlers because of the water and the available timber. It was established about 1900 and has served as a church and school community. By 1990 Cooper Creek was in the city limits of Denton, and only the Cooper Creek Baptist Church and Cooper Creek Cemetery were left as a reminder of its past.

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David Minor | © TSHA

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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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Cooper Creek is part of or belongs to the following places:

Currently Exists


Place type

Cooper Creek is classified as a Town


Latitude: 33.24039630
Longitude: -97.08139980

Has Post Office


Is Incorporated