Spurger, Texas

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Unincorporated community
Spurger is located in Texas
Spurger is located in the US
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 (/ˈspɜːrɡər/ SPUR-gər) 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.


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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