Happy Valley

Happy Valley is at the intersection of Farm Road 1086 and U.S. Highway 277 on Valley Creek, thirty miles southwest of Abilene in southwestern Taylor County. Valley Creek School was established in the area in 1884 and had closed by the 1930s. The town had a business and a number of scattered dwellings in 1940. By the 1980s a number of homes remained along the creek. In 2000 the population was ten.

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.

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Currently Exists

Yes

Place type

Happy Valley is classified as a Town

Locations

  • Latitude
    32.13263540
    Longitude
    -100.10926150

Has Post Office

No

Is Incorporated

No

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Happy Valley by the Numbers

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Pop. Year Source
12 2009 Local Officials