About This Place
Pecan Gap is a city in both Delta and Fannin Counties within the U.S. state of Texas. It is sometimes informally referred to as The Gap by the residents of both the town and its immediate surrounding area. The population was 214 at the time of the 2000 census. It is named for the gap between two pecan trees, but unfortunately one of the two pecan trees was destroyed by a tornado in 1963.
Pecan Gap is located at 33°26′17″N 95°50′56″W / 33.43806°N 95.84889°W / 33.43806; -95.84889 (33.438165, -95.848818).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.6 square miles (1.6 km²), all of it land.