Eastland County

Eastland County, Texas

PO Box 110
Eastland, TX 76448
Phone: (254) 629-1583
Fax: (254) 629-8125

In north-central TX, east of Abilene; organized Feb 1, 1858 from Bosque, Coryell, and Travis counties. Name Origin: For William Mosby Eastland (1806-43), Texas Revolutionary officer executed by Mexican Gen. Antonio Lopez de Santa Anna (1794-1876)

Area (sq mi):: 931.90 (land 926.01; water 5.89) Population per square mile: 19.90
Population 2005: 18,393 State rank: 125 Population change: 2000-20005 0.50%; 1990-2000 -1.00% Population 2000: 18,297 (White 85.70%; Black or African American 2.20%; Hispanic or Latino 10.80%; Asian 0.20%; Other 6.60%). Foreign born: 4.00%. Median age: 41.30
Income 2000: per capita $14,870; median household $26,832; Population below poverty level: 16.80% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $21,368-$23,504
Unemployment (2004): 5.40% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.80% Median travel time to work: 19.70 minutes Working outside county of residence: 17.70%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Meanwhile, Russ Thomason, the criminal district attorney in Eastland County whose office prosecuted the molestation case in Texas, said the papal action was "long overdue.
It has also been reported from adjacent Eastland County (Turner et al.
Speaking at a historic preservation conference in Austin this week, Laura Bush noted that the old courthouses contain rich Texas lore - from the horned toad known as "Ol' Rip" entombed at the Eastland County courthouse to the stonemason in Ellis County who, the myth goes, carved his sweetheart's features into the stone and made her uglier after she rebuffed him.
A major wildfire burned more than 35,000 acres in the southeastern part of Eastland County and forced evacuations of three nearby towns.
Hill-Lake is a high-deliverability, multi-cycle (HDMC) gas storage facility located ii1 Eastland County, TX.
Pinksheets: QOIL) announced the workover program initiated last week on the Hawkeye-Midkiff fields in Eastland County, Texas has continued this week.
The presence of prairie-petunia at Hunewell Ranch and in Eastland County extends the range of the species into the southwestern WCT.
A Catholic priest found guilty Thursday of sexual assault and indecency was sentenced to 50 years in prison by an Eastland County, Texas, jury yesterday.
offered expanded capacity at the company's Hill-Lake Gas Storage Facility in Eastland County, TX.
Pink Sheets: QOIL) is pleased to announce an update on the workover program conducted on the Hawkeye-Midkiff fields in Eastland County, Texas.
Quest has acquired its own workover rig to be used on the Eastland County leases for its wells.
SNAP, the Survivors Network of those Abused by Priests, praised Eastland County District Attorney Russ Thomason for pursuing the case.