Fords Corner

Fords Corner is a rural residential community located at the junction of State Highway 21 and Farm Road 1 about seven miles southeast of San Augustine in northeastern San Augustine County. Named after the Ford family, the community was probably in existence in the early 1900s. For years a general store served both travelers and farmers in the area. By 2000 only dispersed homes remained, and Fords Corner had a population of thirty.

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Laurie E. Jasinski | © 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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Fords Corner is part of or belongs to the following places:

Currently Exists


Place type

Fords Corner is classified as a Town


Latitude: 31.48184780
Longitude: -94.00602480

Has Post Office


Is Incorporated


Population Count, 2009