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DEER CREEK (Tarrant County). Deer Creek rises four miles north of Crowley in south central Tarrant County (at 32°35' N, 97°24' W) and runs east for 7½ miles to its mouth on Village Creek, seven miles northeast of Burleson (at 32°35' N, 97°17' W). It traverses flat to rolling terrain surfaced by dark, commonly calcareous clays that support mesquite trees, cacti, and various grasses. The area has served as cropland and range.


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

"DEER CREEK (TARRANT COUNTY)," Handbook of Texas Online (, accessed November 25, 2015. Uploaded on June 12, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.