About This Place
Menard is a city in and the county seat of Menard County, Texas, United States. The population was 1,653 at the 2000 census.
Menard is located at 30°55′10″N 99°47′4″W / 30.91944°N 99.78444°W / 30.91944; -99.78444 (30.919519, -99.784446). It is situated along the banks of the San Saba River at the junction of U.S. Highways 83 and 290, approximately 140 miles northwest of Austin and San Antonio in central Menard County.
According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 2.1 square miles (5.3 km²), all of it land.