Thorndale is a quiet, rural community. About 50% of the population in Thorndale commutes 26 minutes or more to work. Thorndale is located primarily in Milam County with a small portion located in Williamson County.
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Thorndale is a quaint small town referred to by some as a “one red light town”. It is situated about half way between Taylor and Rockdale, Texas. The town was originally established in 1878 3 miles west of its present location. The town was named for the region’s plentiful thorny vegetation of mesquite thorn, prickly pear and sagebrush. Thorndale is one square mile in size.
Thorndale is a quiet, rural community with a population of about 1400 residents. There are approximately 500 households in Thorndale. About 50% of the population in Thorndale commutes 26 minutes or more to work.
Thorndale is about 40 miles northeast of Austin, an easy ride for those that want the occasional trip to the big city for vibrant entertainment and culture. Just north of town is the Apache Pass Amphitheater and Festival Grounds. A number of major events are held here each year. The amphitheater was made into the natural riverbank on the San Gabriel River. The stage, on the north shore, is cantilevered out over the river. It is a covered multi-level stage with excellent acoustics. There is also a suspension bridge (walk bridge) that is 325' in length and spans over the San Gabriel. This bridge is the longest "Indiana Jones-type" suspension bridge in the Continental United States
The city of Thorndale is served by the Thorndale Independent School District and offers a range of educational opportunities with 1 elementary school, 1 middle schools, and 1 high school. Thorndale Independent School District has approximately 557 students enrolled and the students perform at the state average.
Thorndale’s claim to fame is the film “The Rookie” was filmed here in 2002.
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