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Coordinates: 31°13′25″N 94°57′59″W / 31.22361°N 94.96639°W / 31.22361; -94.96639Coordinates: 31°13′25″N 94°57′59″W / 31.22361°N 94.96639°W / 31.22361; -94.96639
Country  United States
State  Texas
County Trinity
Time zone UTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)

Apple Springs is a small unincorporated community in Trinity County, Texas, United States. The town was founded shortly after the Civil War as May Apple Springs. The town rose to a population of 285 in 1965, and then progressively declined to about 130 people, with nine business, in the 1990s.

History

A post office has been in operation at Apple Springs since 1884. The community took its name from a nearby spring where May apples grew.

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