Waples

Waples is on a spur off Farm Road 167 ten miles north of Granbury in eastern Hood County. Settlement of the community occurred sometime before 1900. A 1936 county map indicated more than a dozen scattered dwellings, a church, and a school in Waples. In 2000 the population was 155.

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

Waples is classified as a Town

Locations

  • Latitude
    32.48374890
    Longitude
    -97.72030530

Has Post Office

No

Is Incorporated

No

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Waples by the Numbers

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Pop. Year Source
155 2014 Local Officials