Pettibone

Pettibone is on U.S. Highway 190 five miles west of Cameron in west central Milam County. It was a flag stop after the Gulf, Colorado and Santa Fe Railway built through the area in 1881. The community is said to have been named for a railroad official. It had a population of twenty in 1933 and twenty-five in 1990. The population remained unchanged 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

Pettibone is classified as a Town

Locations

  • Latitude
    30.84991160
    Longitude
    -97.08082330

Has Post Office

No

Is Incorporated

No

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Pettibone by the Numbers

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Pop. Year Source
25 2009 Local Officials