Silverton is a city in Briscoe County, Texas, United States. The population was 771 at the 2000 census. It is the county seat of Briscoe County.
Silverton is located at 34°28′17″N 101°18′17″W / 34.47139°N 101.30472°W / 34.47139; -101.30472 (34.471256, -101.304749).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 1.0 square miles (2.6 km²), all of it land.