Spurger, Texas

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Spurger
Unincorporated community
Spurger
Spurger is located in Texas
Spurger
Spurger
Location within the state of Texas
Coordinates: 30°41′34″N 94°10′40″W / 30.69278°N 94.17778°W / 30.69278; -94.17778Coordinates: 30°41′34″N 94°10′40″W / 30.69278°N 94.17778°W / 30.69278; -94.17778
Country United States
State Texas
County Tyler
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
GNIS feature ID 1369052

Spurger is an unincorporated community in southeastern Tyler County, Texas, United States.

The Spurger Independent School District serves area students.

Historical development[edit]

The first area settlers are known to be in the region as early as 1834. The town's name Spurger comes from a family of landowners who resided there initially.[citation needed] From 1859 a school was established there, and by 1881 a post office was opened.[1]

The Neches River flows through the community.

Climate[edit]

The climate in this area is characterized by hot, humid summers and generally mild to cool winters. According to the Köppen Climate Classification system, Spurger has a humid subtropical climate, abbreviated "Cfa" on climate maps.[2]

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