Lowry Crossing

Lowry Crossing is located on Farm Road 546 about six miles southeast of McKinney in central Collin County. This community near the East Fork of the Trinity River was shown on highway maps in the 1960s. The town incorporated about 1971 and reported a population of 443 in 1980. In 1984 a volunteer fire department was established. With the city's proximity to the urban areas of McKinney, Plano, and the Dallas metroplex, Lowry Crossing continued to grow, and its population increased from 865 in 1990 to 1,229 in 2000. Lowry Crossing has a mayor and city council.

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

Lowry Crossing is classified as a Town

Associated Names

  • [Lowry]
  • (Biggers)
  • (Bishop)
  • (East Fork)

Locations

  • Latitude
    33.16937800
    Longitude
    -96.54514600

Has Post Office

No

Is Incorporated

Yes

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Lowry Crossing by the Numbers

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Population Counts

Lowry Crossing
Pop. Year Source
1,726 2019 Texas Demographic Center
1,711 2010 Texas Demographic Center
1,229 2000 Texas Demographic Center
895 1990 Texas Demographic Center