South Purmela

South Purmela is at the intersection of U.S. Highway 84 and Farm roads 183 and 932, two miles south of Purmela and thirteen miles northwest of Gatesville in northwestern Coryell County. In the 1980s the community had a Methodist church, several businesses, and scattered houses. In 2000 the population was three.

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Adapted from the official Handbook of Texas, a state encyclopedia developed by Texas State Historical Association (TSHA). It is an authoritative source of trusted historical records.

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South Purmela is part of or belongs to the following places:

Currently Exists


Place type

South Purmela is classified as a Town


Latitude: 31.46988380
Longitude: -97.97225080

Has Post Office


Is Incorporated


Population Count, 2009