Lahai was twelve miles south of Bertram in southeastern Burnet County. A post office was established there in 1890; Lewis L. Wix was postmaster. In 1892 Lahai had a Church of Christ and a school. The Lahai post office was discontinued in 1892, and mail for the community was sent to Bertram. No evidence of the community was shown on county highway maps by the 1940s.

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Lahai is part of or belongs to the following places:

Currently Exists


Place type

Lahai is classified as a Town

Associated Names

  • (Cow Creek)


Latitude: 30.61672300
Longitude: -98.05910100

Has Post Office


Is Incorporated