Cameron, TX

Cameron is a city in Milam County, Texas, United States. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 4.2 square miles (11 km2), all of it land. Soon after Texas became a U.S. State, the Texas Legislature authorized a seven-member commission to find a permanent site for the Milam County seat. The commission purchased a 60-acre tract of Daniel Monroe's headright on the Little River in 1846 and named the new community Cameron after Ewen Cameron, a Scot highlander prominent in the Texas Revolution and a member of the Mier Expedition during the war with Mexico.

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Central Texas listings last updated Apr 15, 2021 11:40:am.