Berclair, Texas

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Berclair, Texas
Unincorporated community
Berclair is located in Texas
Berclair is located in the US
Coordinates: 28°31′51″N 97°35′28″W / 28.53083°N 97.59111°W / 28.53083; -97.59111Coordinates: 28°31′51″N 97°35′28″W / 28.53083°N 97.59111°W / 28.53083; -97.59111
Country United States
State Texas
County Goliad
Elevation 190 ft (60 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 253
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
Area code(s) 361

Berclair is an unincorporated community in Goliad County, Texas, United States. It is part of the Victoria, Texas Metropolitan Statistical Area.


Berclair was founded in 1889 when the railroad was extended to that point.[1] The town's name is an amalgamation of Bert and Clair Lucas, the names of local ranchers.[2]

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  1. ^ Berclair from the Handbook of Texas Online
  2. ^ Tarpley, Fred (5 July 2010). 1001 Texas Place Names. University of Texas Press. p. 24. ISBN 978-0-292-78693-6. 

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