Farm to Market Road 1740

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Farm to Market Road 1740 marker

Farm to Market Road 1740
Route information
Length: 14.2 mi[1] (22.9 km)
Existed: 1951[1] – present
Major junctions
West end: FM 171 in Wichita Falls
East end: FM 810
Highway system
FM 1739 FM 1741

Farm to Market Road 1740 or FM 1740 is a two-lane, state-maintained highway that connects Wichita Falls with farming areas in northeastern Wichita County and northwestern Clay County. It was designated in October 1955.


FM 1740 terminates at FM (UR) 171 in Wichita Falls and at FM 810 in northwestern Clay County.


FM 1740 was designated in 1951 from FM 171 to the Clay County Line. In 1952, FM 1740 extended north 1.6 miles to a road intersection. In 1955, FM 1740 extended north to FM 810.


  1. ^ a b Transportation Planning and Programming Division (n.d.). "Farm to Market Road No. 1740". Highway Designation Files. Texas Department of Transportation.