Cotton Center

Cotton Center is on Farm Road 271 five miles southeast of Bonham in central Fannin County. The community was established in 1912 by George Williams when he built a cotton gin there. Throughout its history the settlement has served as a community center for area farmers. In 1966 it had a store and a cotton gin. In 1990 the population of Cotton Center was estimated at five. The population remained the same in 2000.

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David Minor | © TSHA

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Currently Exists


Place type

Cotton Center is classified as a Town


Latitude: 33.50982870
Longitude: -96.12191890

Has Post Office


Is Incorporated


Population Count, 2009