Skellytown is a town in Carson County, Texas, United States. The population was 610 at the 2000 census. It is part of the Amarillo, Texas Metropolitan Statistical Area. The town was named for oilman William G. Skelly.
Skellytown is located at 35°34′22″N 101°10′21″W / 35.57278°N 101.1725°W / 35.57278; -101.1725 (35.572712, -101.172517).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 0.4 square miles (1.1 km²), all of it land.