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WILD HORSE, TEXAS. Wild Horse is on the Missouri Pacific Railroad and Interstate Highway 10, eight miles east of Van Horn in southwestern Culberson County. It was named for nearby Wild Horse Creek. The earliest population figure for Wild Horse is from the early 1960s, when an estimated thirty-four people lived within a radius of four miles. From the late 1960s to 1990 the population estimate was thirty-five.

Martin Donell Kohout


The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this article.

Martin Donell Kohout, "WILD HORSE, TX," Handbook of Texas Online (, accessed November 30, 2015. Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

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