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SCURRY COUNTY, TEXAS

32 45' 0" N, 100 55' 12" W (32.75, -100.92)
Population: 17,333 est. (2016) 16,921 (2010)
Total area: 908 square miles (2,350 km2)
905 square miles (2,340 km2) land
2.1 square miles (5.4 km2) water

Scurry County Topics

  • History
  • Town List
  • Vintage Maps
  • Scurry County TX
    Contiguous Counties:
    Kent County (N) Fisher County (E) Mitchell County (S) Borden County (W) Garza County (NW)

    Scurry County History

    1936 Centennial Marker:

    SCURRY COUNTY
    Formed from Young and Bexar territories;
    created August 21, 1876;
    organized June 28, 1884;
    named in honor of General William R. Scurry 1821-1864; member of the last Texas Congress; a distinguished officer in the Confederate Army;
    Snyder , the county seat. (1936)

    Scurry County Courthouse
    Texas - Scurry County Courthouse
    Scurry County Courthouse
    Photo courtesy Terry Jeanson

    Scurry County Town List

    Cities, Towns & Ghost Towns: History, attractions, landmarks, architecture, monuments, museums, cemeteries, bridges, parks, vintage & contemporary images, area destinations, hotels, and forum.

    County Seat - Snyder
    Book Hotel Here - Snyder Hotels
  • Camp Springs
  • Dermott
  • Dunn
  • Fluvanna
  • Hermleigh
  • Hud ghost town
  • Inadale
  • Ira
  • Knapp ghost town
  • Pyron ghost town
  • Snyder County Seat
  • Wheat

  • Scurry County Vintage Maps
    Scurry County TX 1907 postal map
    Scurry County 1907 postal map
    From Texas state map #2090
    Courtesy Texas General Land Office
    TX Scurry County 1920s Map
    Scurry County 1920s map
    From Texas state map #10749
    Courtesy Texas General Land Office
    TX Scurry County 1940s Map
    Scurry County 1940s map
    From Texas state map #4335
    Courtesy Texas General Land Office
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