Midway

Midway is off Farm Road 410 twenty-four miles northwest of Clarksville in northwestern Red River County. The community was settled by 1900. A two-teacher school was in operation in 1907, when it had an enrollment of 131. In the mid-1930s Midway had a church, a school, and a number of houses. The school was closed around the time of World War II, but in the early 1990s a church, a community center, and a few scattered dwellings still remained. The population was forty in 2000.

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

Midway is classified as a Town

Associated Names

  • (Bowden)

Locations

  • Latitude
    33.70733070
    Longitude
    -95.22522770

Has Post Office

No

Is Incorporated

No

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Midway by the Numbers

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Pop. Year Source
40 2009 Local Officials