Texas State Highway 131

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State Highway 131 marker

State Highway 131
Route information
Maintained by TxDOT
Length: 33.092 mi[1] (53.256 km)
Existed: by 1933 – present
Major junctions
South end: US 277 near Eagle Pass
North end: US 90 in Brackettville
Location
Counties: Maverick, Kinney
Highway system
SH 130 Toll SH 132

State Highway 131 (SH 131) is a Texas state highway that runs from US 277 near Eagle Pass to US 90 in Brackettville.[1]

Route description[edit]

SH 131 begins at US 277 north of Eagle Pass, near Maverick County Memorial International Airport.[2] The route travels roughly to the north-northeast through unincorporated sections of Maverick and Kinney counties; the only incorporated community between the route's termini is the city of Spofford. The highway ends in Brackettville at a junction with US 90.[3]

History[edit]

SH 131 was originally designated by 1933 from Brackettville to Spofford. The extension south was approved by 1939.[1]

Major intersections[edit]

County Location mi[4] km Destinations Notes
Maverick 0.0 0.0 US 277 – Eagle Pass, Del Rio Southern terminus
Kinney 21.7 34.9 FM 1908
Spofford 23.8 38.3 FM 1572
Brackettville 33.1 53.3 US 90 – Del Rio, Uvalde Northern terminus
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Transportation Planning and Programming Division (n.d.). "State Highway No. 131". Highway Designation Files. Texas Department of Transportation. Retrieved June 15, 2010. 
  2. ^ Transportation Planning and Programming Division (2012). Texas County Map Book (PDF) (Map) (2012 ed.). 1:120,000. Texas Department of Transportation. p. 289. OCLC 867856197. Retrieved February 1, 2014. [dead link]
  3. ^ Transportation Planning and Programming Division (2012). Texas County Map Book (PDF) (Map) (2012 ed.). 1:120,000. Texas Department of Transportation. p. 288. OCLC 867856197. Retrieved February 1, 2014. [dead link]
  4. ^ Google (January 25, 2014). "Texas State Highway 131" (Map). Google Maps. Google. Retrieved January 25, 2014.