Farm to Market Road 1216
|Maintained by TxDOT|
|Length:||10.093 mi (16.243 km)|
|Existed:||1949 – present|
|South end:||US 285 in Pecos|
|North end:||CR 425|
Farm to Market Road 1216 (FM 1216) is a Farm to Market Road in the U.S. state of Texas maintained by the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT). The road, located in northeastern Reeves County, connects US 285 in Pecos northward to the location of a former school. The road has an intersection with FM 3398.
FM 1216 begins at US 285 on the northern edge of Pecos. The two-lane road proceeds to the north 3 miles (4.8 km) to FM 3398. The road continues an additional 7.1 miles (11.4 km) before state maintenance ends. The roadway continues to the northeast as Reeves County Road 425, which ends at SH 302. The path of FM 1216 is roughly parallel to the Pecos River to the east.
FM 1216 was designated in 1949 along approximately 6.0 miles (9.7 km) of its present route beginning at US 285. The route was extended along the remainder of its current length to the site of the former Patrole School in 1951.
|Pecos||0||0.0||US 285 (North Cedar Street) – Fort Stockton, Orla||Southern terminus|
|||10.1||16.3||CR 425||Northern terminus; roadway continues north as CR 425 to SH 302|
|1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi
- Transportation Planning and Programming Division (n.d.). "Farm to Market Road No. 1216". Highway Designation Files. Texas Department of Transportation. Retrieved April 27, 2012.
- Transportation Planning and Programming Division (2014). Texas County Map Book (PDF) (Map) (2014 ed.). 1:120,000. Texas Department of Transportation. p. 50. Retrieved December 6, 2014.
- Transportation Planning and Programming Division (2014). Texas County Map Book (PDF) (Map) (2014 ed.). 1:120,000. Texas Department of Transportation. p. 49. Retrieved December 6, 2014.
- Google (April 27, 2012). "Route of FM 1216" (Map). Google Maps. Google. Retrieved April 27, 2012.