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Facts about Mentone, Texas
Mentone is a census-designated place in Loving County, Texas. As the county's only community, it serves as the county seat and has a 2010 population of 19, almost a quarter of the county's 82 people. Mentone was until recently the least-populated unincorporated county seat in the United States, but lost that distinction with the 2010 census to Gann Valley, South Dakota, which has a population of 14. It was designated a Recorded Texas Historic Landmark in 1967 as the \"Smallest County Seat in Texas\".
It was disclosed by Odessa American on December 13th, 2012 that Beverly Jean Hanson (Hopper) died in Mentone, Texas. Ms. Hanson was 65 years old. Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Beverly Jean's life.
It was written by Odessa American on December 15th, 2011 that Elizabeth Kay "Liz" Jones (Thorp) passed on in Mentone, Texas. Ms. Jones was 53 years old. Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Elizabeth Kay "Liz"'s life.
It was revealed by Odessa American on April 14th, 2010 that Brenda Darlene Wildman (Lane) passed away in Mentone, Texas. Ms. Wildman was 59 years old. Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Brenda Darlene's life.
Its elevation is . During its heyday, Mentone boasted five cafes, five gas stations, two hotels, two drugstores, two recreation halls, two barbershops, a dance hall, a machine shop and a dry cleaner. It is situated on State Highway 302 (Texas) Highway 302, seventy-five miles west of Odessa, Texas
Mentone was founded in 1931, and was named for Menton, France by a French surveyor. Until 1988, Mentone had no drinkable water of its own; local wells yielded water with a high mineral content that clogged pipes and killed grass. She never carried a firearm, and reported only two arrests during her entire term.
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