Silverton is a city in Briscoe County, Texas, United States. The population was 731 at the 2010 census. It is the county seat of Briscoe County.
City Hall (2014)
Location of Silverton, Texas
|Coordinates: 34°28′17″N 101°18′17″W|
Silverton is located in west-central Briscoe County at (34.471256, -101.304749). Texas State Highway 86passes through the city, leading southeast 17 miles (27 km) to Quitaque and west 27 miles (43 km) to Tulia near Interstate 27. Texas State Highway 207 leads south from Silverton 35 miles (56 km) to Floydada and north 52 miles (84 km) to Claude.
According to the United States Census Bureau, Silverton has a total area of 1.0 square mile (2.6 km2), all of it land.
The community of Silverton is served by the Silverton Independent School District and home to the Silverton High School Owls.