Rough Creek

Rough Creek is a tiny rural community located at the end of Farm Road 1031 about ten miles southeast of San Saba in eastern San Saba County. The settlement was named after a nearby creek and probably began by the early 1900s. In the 1930s Rough Creek School served the children of area farming families. The school and a church still appeared on highway maps in the 1960s. By 2000 county maps showed a cemetery in the region, and Rough Creek had a population of fifteen.

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

Rough Creek is classified as a Town

Locations

  • Latitude
    31.09600260
    Longitude
    -98.61309450

Has Post Office

No

Is Incorporated

No

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Rough Creek by the Numbers

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Pop. Year Source
8 2014 Official Website