Somervell County

Somervell County, Texas

PO Box 1098
Glen Rose, TX 76043
Phone: (254) 897-4427
Fax: (254) 897-3233

In north-central TX, southwest of Fort Worth; organized Mar 13, 1875 from Hood County. Name Origin: For Gen. Alexander Somervell (1796-1854), Republic of TX secretary of war (1836), legislator (1836-38), and collector of customs (1842-45)

Area (sq mi):: 191.90 (land 187.17; water 4.73) Population per square mile: 40.50
Population 2005: 7,578 State rank: 185 Population change: 2000-20005 11.30%; 1990-2000 27.00% Population 2000: 6,809 (White 84.60%; Black or African American 0.30%; Hispanic or Latino 13.40%; Asian 0.30%; Other 7.30%). Foreign born: 5.70%. Median age: 36.80
Income 2000: per capita $18,367; median household $39,404; Population below poverty level: 8.60% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $24,464-$25,808
Unemployment (2004): 5.00% Unemployment change (from 2000): -1.50% Median travel time to work: 27.10 minutes Working outside county of residence: 32.60%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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TAC 5995) is a native verbena known from Shackelford County to the west and Somervell County to the southeast (Turner et al.
Comanche Peak is a two-unit, nuclear-fueled power plant in Somervell County, Texas, southwest of the Dallas-Fort Worth area.
com)-- WC5C Ham Radio team will divide and conquer this weekend as one detachment works to support the Parker Baptist Communicators K5PBA in Somervell County, while another party from the team converges on Jack County.
Comanche Peak is a two-unit, nuclear-fueled power plant located in Somervell County.
The nuclear power plant is located in Somervell County, Texas, in close proximity to Fluor s regional Power Services office.
Floristic work in Somervell County, mainly in and around Fossil Rim Wildlife Center (FRWC), a 704 ha breeding facility for threatened and endangered animals located in Glen Rose, Texas, in Somervell County was conducted in association with restoration projects at the facility.
One of the first groups to get a look at the newly renovated park will be the participants in the 19th annual Somervell County Youth Fish Day on Saturday, May 8.
Luminant and Somervell County announced an agreement for the 2014 taxable value of Comanche Peak Nuclear Power Plant.
The Somervell County Commissioners have passed a resolution supporting the potential expansion of the Comanche Peak Nuclear Power Plant," said Somervell County Judge Walter Maynard.
This trackway, recovered from the bed of the Paluxy River in what is now Dinosaur Valley State Park in Somervell County, Texas, has been interpreted to document the attack of a predatory theropod, probably Acrocanthosaurus, on its sauropod prey (Thomas & Farlow 1997).
Somervell County (locality unspecified), Texas, 7 July 1993, one female specimen (TTU 68640).