- Get Involved
HOUMONT PARK, TX
HOUMONT PARK, TEXAS. Houmont Park, a residential subdivision two miles southwest of Sheldon Reservoir on the Southern Pacific Railroad and U.S. Highway 90 in east central Harris County, developed as Houston expanded in the 1950s and 1960s. By the 1980s state highway maps showed an elementary school, a junior high school, a high school, and Crenshaw Memorial Stadium within a mile of the townsite.
Image Use Disclaimer
All copyrighted materials included within the Handbook of Texas Online are in accordance with Title 17 U.S.C. Section 107 related to Copyright and “Fair Use” for Non-Profit educational institutions, which permits the Texas State Historical Association (TSHA), to utilize copyrighted materials to further scholarship, education, and inform the public. The TSHA makes every effort to conform to the principles of fair use and to comply with copyright law.
For more information go to: http://www.law.cornell.edu/uscode/17/107.shtml
If you wish to use copyrighted material from this site for purposes of your own that go beyond fair use, you must obtain permission from the copyright owner.
The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this article.Handbook of Texas Online, Diana J. Kleiner, "Houmont Park, TX," accessed April 23, 2018, http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/hrhed.
Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Modified on March 20, 2017. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.