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Three Rivers
Live Oak County, Texas

ZipCodes
78071

Motto
"If you lived in Three Rivers, you'd be home!"



Page Contents for Three Rivers, Texas

Statistics & Facts

Location

History & History-related items

City Attractions

Government

Chamber of Commerce.

Organizations, Churches, and Sports.

Libraries.

Schools.



Statistics & Facts

The Texas state capital is Austin.
The population of Three Rivers is approximately 2,000 1999, 1848 2010.
The approximate number of families is 807 1990, 707 2010.
The amount of land area in Three Rivers is 3.456 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0.01 sq kilometers.
The distance from Three Rivers to Washington DC is 1454 miles.
The distance to the Texas state capital is 129 miles. (as the crow flies)
Three Rivers is positioned 28.46 degrees north of the equator and 98.17 degrees west of the prime meridian.

Location

midway between San Antonio and Corpus Christi on Highway 281. It is where the Atascosa, Frio & Nueces Rivers meet.
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History & History Related Items

The city is named for the three rivers in the area; the Nueces, Frio and Atascosa. Following flooding caused by Hurricane Beulah, a levee was built around the city.
For more history, go to this history page

Try this history page for Three Rivers
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The founding of Three Rivers

4 July 1913


Attractions

Learn all about Three Rivers at this site!

Choke Canyon Reservoir and State Park - located just west of Three Rivers - is 4 miles west of Three Rivers. There is a federal prison approximately 9 miles west of Three Rivers. Low tax rates.

Three Rivers is a great place for hunting and fishing

Live Oak County Fair & Rodeo
The Live Oak County Fair is held on the third weekend in March. The Fair is held at the Live Oak County Fair grounds on Hwy. 281

Salsa Festival
in the Townsquare - An annual event

George West Storyfest
November 3 & 4, 2000
Live Oak County Courthouse Square
Phone: 361-449-2481
Toll-free 888-600-3121
Email: storyfest@georgewest.org

Choke Canyon State Park
Highway 72
Three Rivers, Texas
Phone: 361 786-3538
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Three Rivers City Government

Three Rivers has a Mayor-City Council form of government. There are a Mayor and five councilpersons

Three Rivers Chamber

Three Rivers Chamber of Commerce
P.O. Box 1648
Three Rivers, Texas 78071
Phone: 361 786-4330
Toll-free: 888-600-3115
email: citytrex@fnbnet.net

Here is the Business Membership Page for the chamber.

Three Rivers Organizations

Three Rivers Chamber of Commerce
P.O. Box 1648
Three Rivers, Texas 78071
Phone: 361 786-4330
Toll-free: 888-600-3115
email: citytrex@fnbnet.net

Here is the Business Membership Page for the chamber.

Three Rivers Libraries

Live Oak County Branch Library
102 E Thornton St
Three Rivers, TX 78071
Phone: 361-786-3037

Three Rivers Schools

Three Rivers ISD
Box 640
Three Rivers, Texas 78071
Phone: 361 786-3626
Home of the Fighting Bulldogs!
There are 75 teachers for the 800 students in the district making the teacher to student ratio an exceptionally low 1 to 12.

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