Spur is a city in Dickens County, Texas, United States. As of the 2000 census, the city had a total population of 1,088.
On October 9, 2009, Spur celebrated its centennial with the dedication of a Giant Spur sculpture. The Giant Spur was built by local welder John Grusendorf. The event, sponsored by the Dickens County Historical Commission, was held at Dyess Park off U.S. Highway 70.
Location of Spur, Texas
|Coordinates: 33°28′40″N 100°51′25″W|
Spur is located at (33.477650, -100.857018).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 1.6 square miles (4.1 km2), all land.
The City of Spur is served by the Spur Independent School District.
In the 1980 film Urban Cowboy starring John Travolta, the main character is from Spur, Texas.