Homes for Sale in Archer City, TX
Many of you may know Archer City because of the famous native son, Pulitzer Prize winning author, Larry McMurtry. Movies based on his novels, The Last Picture Show and Texasville, were filmed on the city streets.
Ranching and oil are two major industries in the area. Archer City is also known for excellent hunting to deer, dove, quail, turkey, and wild hogs. Therefore, cowboy boots and hats and camouflage are a common scene at the local diner. Archer City lies 25 miles southwest of Wichita Falls with a population of 1,750 residents. If a “small town” and quaint friendly community is what you’re looking for, Archer City is the place for you!