Travis County

Travis County, Texas

314 W 11th St
Austin, TX 78701
Phone: (512) 854-9343
Fax: (512) 854-9542
www.co.travis.tx.us

In east-central TX, northeast of San Antonio; organized Jan 25, 1840 (prior to statehood) from Bastrop County. Name Origin: For Lt. Col. William Barret Travis (1809-36), an officer in the Republic of TX cavalry, killed at the Alamo

Area (sq mi):: 1022.08 (land 989.30; water 32.77) Population per square mile: 897.80
Population 2005: 888,185 State rank: 5 Population change: 2000-20005 9.30%; 1990-2000 40.90% Population 2000: 812,280 (White 56.40%; Black or African American 9.30%; Hispanic or Latino 28.20%; Asian 4.50%; Other 18.20%). Foreign born: 15.10%. Median age: 30.40
Income 2000: per capita $25,883; median household $46,761; Population below poverty level: 12.50% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $35,214-$34,439
Unemployment (2004): 5.20% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.10% Median travel time to work: 23.60 minutes Working outside county of residence: 8.60%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Austin County seat (681,804)
  • Pflugerville (25,911)
  • Leander (15,874)

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    optional pre-bid meeting will be held on 10/30/17 at 1:30 pm at travis county expo center, 7311 decker lane, austin, texas.
    The Travis County district attorney's office wrote last week that evidence they had used - gathered from Dukes' cell phone - was incorrect.
    Greg Abbott asked state lawmakers to pass legislation banning "sanctuary cities" during his State of the State speech to the Texas legislature Tuesday, intensifying his battle over immigration enforcement with Travis County Sheriff Sally Hernandez.
    Deanna Hoelscher, professor of behavioral sciences at UTHealth's School of Public Health Austin Regional Campus, analysed obesity prevalence changes among children in Travis County after the introduction of a school-based obesity intervention program, the Coordinated Approach To Child Health (CATCH).
    It costs 60 cents to e-mail two pages in Travis County and 50 cents to e-mail two pages in Hays County.
    The Travis County Commissioners Court has chosen Dell to provide asset recovery services (ARS) for the county's current and future computer system purchases.
    Prue follows two other groundbreaking lesbians to the office of sheriff: Margo Frasier of Travis County, Tex.
    Ross, who did her undergraduate work at the University of Texas at Austin, has interned for the District Judges Office in the Travis County Courthouse in Austin, where she researched and developed a profile of divorces filed in Travis County for aid in implementing a program within the county court system to help create a less adversarial environment for the children of divorcing parents.
    In Travis County, the number of cases dropped from 535 in 1999 to 491 in 2000; in West Philadelphia, varicella cases fell from 271 in 1999 to 250 cases in 2000.
    The claim was made by a lawyer for the United States Government at a hearing considering whether Dr Robert Elmer Kleason (69) should be returned to Travis County, Texas, to face a double murder trial.
    30 final judgment by Travis County District Court Judge John Dietz that the company must pay the full $32 million awarded in June in a suit that involved the takeover of a private home by toxic mold.
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