Bronte, Texas

Bronte, Texas
Looking down Main Street in Bronte
Looking down Main Street in Bronte
Coke County Bronte.svg
Coordinates: 31°53′13″N 100°17′42″W / 31°53′13″N 100°17′42″W / 31.88694; -100.29500UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code
76933
Area code(s)325
FIPS code48-10528[1]
GNIS feature ID1372729[2]

Bronte (t/ BRONT) is a town in Coke County, Texas, United States. The population was 999 at the 2010 census.[3]

Texas State Senator Grady Hazlewood, who served from the Amarillo-based District 31 from 1941-1971, was born in 1902 in Coke County near Bronte.

Geography

Bronte is located at 31°53′13″N 100°17′42″W / 31°53′13″N 100°17′42″W / 31.88694; -100.29500 (31.887046, -100.294947).[4]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 1.4 square miles (3.6 km2), all of it land.

Although named for English novelist Charlotte Brontë[5] the town name is pronounced as one syllable: "brahnt".[6]

Other Languages
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српски / srpski: Бронт (Тексас)
srpskohrvatski / српскохрватски: Bronte, Texas
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