McCoy

McCoy, twelve miles southwest of Carthage off Farm Road 999 in southern Panola County, was first settled before the Civil War. In the mid-1930s the community had a school and a number of houses. Its school was consolidated with that of Gary around 1940. After World War II many McCoy residents moved away, but in the mid-1960s a church and a few scattered dwellings still remained in the area. During the early 1990s McCoy was a dispersed farming community.

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

McCoy is classified as a Town

Locations

  • Latitude
    32.01516610
    Longitude
    -94.44964690

Has Post Office

No

Is Incorporated

No

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McCoy by the Numbers

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Pop. Year Source
30 2009 Local Officials