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Moffett is on Farm Road 842 six miles northeast of Lufkin in northern Angelina County. The area was evidently first settled prior to 1900. By the 1930s the settlement had a sawmill, a store, a church, and a number of houses. Since World War II many residents have left the area, but in the early 1990s Moffett was still a dispersed rural community with a church, a store, and a community center. By 2000 the population was 100.

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Christopher Long | © TSHA

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Moffett is classified as a Town


Latitude: 31.39760700
Longitude: -94.64238500

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Moffett by the Numbers

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100 2014 Official Website