LAKEPORT, TEXAS. Lakeport, an incorporated community on State highways 149 and 322, just north of the Gregg County Airport in southeastern Gregg County, is a residential development established after World War II. The community incorporated in the early 1970s. Its reported population in 1975 was 425; by 1990 it had grown to more than 900. In 2000 the population was listed at 861.
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The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this article.Christopher Long, "LAKEPORT, TX," Handbook of Texas Online (http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/hrlqa), accessed February 05, 2016. Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.
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