Thompsonville

Thompsonville is a ranch community at the junction of Farm roads 649 and 3073, seventeen miles southwest of Hebbronville in northwestern Jim Hogg County. The community was settled around World War I and was probably named for Oscar Thompson, the first sheriff of Jim Hogg County. A post office was established in 1925 but discontinued before 1936. Several dwellings, farm units, tanks, and a school were at the site in 1948. In 1984 Thompsonville was a dispersed rural community.

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Belongs to

Thompsonville is part of or belongs to the following places:

Currently Exists

Yes

Place type

Thompsonville is classified as a Town

Location

Latitude: 27.20559210
Longitude: -98.94030510

Has Post Office

No

Is Incorporated

No

Population Count, 2020 View more »

26