Loop 494 is a state highway loop in the Greater Houston area of Texas. It is 9.7 miles (15.6 km) in length and is a former routing of in the area. US 59 [1 ]
Route description [ edit ]
Loop 494 begins at
/ I‑69 just south of the Harris–Montgomery county line. US 59 The route travels northward, paralleling the freeway to its west. It passes the community of [2 ] Kingwood and the unincorporated area of Porter before reaching New Caney, where it has a brief concurrency with . Shortly thereafter, it connects once again with the I-69 / US 59 freeway, where the Loop 494 designation ends. FM 1485 [1 ] [3 ]
History [ edit ]
Loop 494 was designated in 1970 after US 59 was moved to the extension of the Eastex Freeway into Montgomery County.
Major intersections [ edit ]
References [ edit ]
^ a b c d Transportation Planning and Programming Division. "State Highway Loop No. 494". Highway Designation Files. Texas Department of Transportation . Retrieved October 29, 2012.
^ Texas Department of Transportation (2012) (PDF). (Map). 1:120,000. Cartography by Transportation Planning and Programming Division (2012 ed.). p. 561 Texas County Map Book . http://www.dot.state.tx.us/apps-cg/grid_search/_includes/countymapbook2006/Pages/561.pdf . Retrieved October 29, 2012.
^ Texas Department of Transportation (2012) (PDF). (Map). 1:120,000. Cartography by Transportation Planning and Programming Division (2012 ed.). p. 560 Texas County Map Book . http://www.dot.state.tx.us/apps-cg/grid_search/_includes/countymapbook2006/Pages/560.pdf . Retrieved October 29, 2012.
^ Google Inc. "Loop 494 Overview Map with Major Intersections". Google Maps (Map). Cartography by Google, Inc . https://maps.google.com/maps?saddr=Unknown+road&daddr=TX-494+Loop+N+to:TX-494+Loop+N+to:TX-494+Loop+N%2FFarm-To-Market+Rd+1485+to:TX-494+Loop&hl=en&ll=30.093158,-95.18383&spn=0.276847,0.528374&sll=30.032802,-95.251197&sspn=0.008657,0.016512&geocode=FTg9ygEdroJS-g%3BFURTywEdyuhS-g%3BFckNzAEdHylT-g%3BFZ0ezAEdBC9T-g%3BFcNJzAEdqDxT-g&mra=dme&mrsp=0&sz=17&t=m&z=12 . Retrieved October 29, 2012.