General.. The population is 3,352 and the altitude is 525
In the center of truck-farming region; called the “Strawberry Capital of Texas,” Also extensive ranching, dairying, and production of peanuts, hay and forage grains.
The Strawberry Festival is held in early April draws thousands to pay tribute to the sweetness of this region’s fruit. In addition to judging and auction of strawberries, such events as a rodeo, fiddlers contest, and dances are held, along with fireworks and a variety of entertainment.