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Cross Timber, Texas
Location in Johnson County and the state of Texas
Location in Johnson County and the state of Texas
Country United States
State Texas
County Johnson
 • Total 1.41 sq mi (3.65 km2)
 • Land 1.41 sq mi (3.65 km2)
 • Water 0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
709 ft (216 m)
 • Total 268
 • Estimate 
 • Density 221.28/sq mi (85.44/km2)
Time zone UTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP Code
FIPS code 48-17917
GNIS feature ID 1388618

Cross Timber is a town in Johnson County, Texas, in the United States. As of the 2010 census the population was 268.


Cross Timber is located at 32°29′11″N 97°19′38″W / 32.48639°N 97.32722°W / 32.48639; -97.32722 (32.486468, -97.327312).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 1.4 square miles (3.6 km2), all of it land.

Surrounding Municipalities


Historical population
Census Pop.
2000 277
2010 268 −3.2%
2019 (est.) 312 16.4%
U.S. Decennial Census

At the 2000 census, there were 277 people, 108 households and 85 families residing in the town. The population density was 200.5 per square mile (77.5/km2). There were 115 housing units at an average density of 83.2 per square mile (32.2/km2). The racial makeup of the town was 89.89% White, 0.36% African American, 2.17% Native American, 0.72% Asian, 2.53% from other races, and 4.33% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 6.86% of the population.

There were 108 households, of which 29.6% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 68.5% were married couples living together, 7.4% had a female householder with no husband present, and 20.4% were non-families. 18.5% of all households were made up of individuals, and 7.4% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.56 and the average family size was 2.79.

Age distribution was 23.5% under the age of 18, 6.5% from 18 to 24, 26.4% from 25 to 44, 35.0% from 45 to 64, and 8.7% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 41 years. For every 100 females, there were 88.4 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 91.0 males.

The median household income was $47,083, and the median family income was $51,500. Males had a median income of $47,083 versus $25,833 for females. The per capita income for the town was $23,259. About 3.2% of families and 4.2% of the population were below the poverty line, including 10.2% of those under the age of eighteen and none of those 65 or over.


Cross Timber is served by the Burleson and Joshua Independent School Districts.

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