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Coordinates: 31°42′23″N 103°35′54″W / 31.70639°N 103.59833°W / 31.70639; -103.59833Coordinates: 31°42′23″N 103°35′54″W / 31.70639°N 103.59833°W / 31.70639; -103.59833
Country United States
State Texas
CountyLoving
Elevation
2,684 ft (818 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total19
Time zoneUTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code(s)
79754

Mentone is a city in the state of Texas in the United States. It is the county seat of and only town in Loving County.[1] In 2007, 56 people lived there.[2] It was named for an abandoned city in Loving County, which has been named by a surveyor for his city of birth, Menton, France.[1]

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Julia Cauble Smith (June 15, 2010). "MENTONE, TX". Texas State Historical Association. https://tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/hnm33. Retrieved 9 June 2015. 
  2. "Mentone, Texas". Onboard Informatics. http://www.city-data.com/city/Mentone-Texas.html. Retrieved 10 June 2015.