Lakeside

Lakeside is located on State Highway 199 about eleven miles northwest of downtown Fort Worth in western Tarrant County. This community was named for its geographic location on the shores of Lake Worth. The town had incorporated by 1960 and reported a population of 651. That figure increased to 988 in 1970 and then fluctuated in the 1980s and 1990s. Lakeside has a mayor and city council. In 2000 the population was 1,040.

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

Lakeside is classified as a Town

Locations

  • Latitude
    32.82200730
    Longitude
    -97.48917900

Has Post Office

No

Is Incorporated

Yes

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Lakeside by the Numbers

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Population Counts

Lakeside
Pop. Year Source
1,731 2019 Texas Demographic Center
1,307 2010 Texas Demographic Center
1,040 2000 Texas Demographic Center
816 1990 Texas Demographic Center