Ranier was three miles northeast of Gatesville in east central Coryell County. In the 1940s it included a church, a school, and several residences. No population estimates for Ranier were available, and no evidence of the community was shown on county highway maps in the 1980s.
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.
Vivian Elizabeth Smyrl | © Texas State Historical Association
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