Trinity County


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Trinity County, Texas

PO Box 456
Groveton, TX 75845
Phone: (936) 642-1208
Fax: (936) 642-3004
www.co.trinity.tx.us

In east-central TX, southwest of Lufkin; organized Feb 11, 1850 from Houston County. Name Origin: For the Trinity River, which forms its southern border; itself probably named for the feast of the Holy Trinity

Area (sq mi):: 714.00 (land 692.84; water 21.16) Population per square mile: 20.70
Population 2005: 14,363 State rank: 141 Population change: 2000-20005 4.20%; 1990-2000 20.40% Population 2000: 13,779 (White 81.90%; Black or African American 11.90%; Hispanic or Latino 4.80%; Asian 0.20%; Other 4.10%). Foreign born: 2.70%. Median age: 43.30
Income 2000: per capita $15,472; median household $27,070; Population below poverty level: 17.60% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $18,721-$20,538
Unemployment (2004): 6.90% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.90% Median travel time to work: 31.10 minutes Working outside county of residence: 53.40%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Trinity County, California

101 Court St
Weaverville, CA 96093
Phone: (530) 623-1222
Fax: (530) 623-8398
www.trinitycounty.org

In NW CA, west of Redding; original county; organized Feb 18, 1850 (prior to statehood). Name Origin: For the Trinity River, named by Pierson B. Reading in 1845, who believed it entered Trinidad Bay. (Trinity is the English version of the Spanish Trinidad.)

Area (sq mi):: 3207.54 (land 3178.61; water 28.93) Population per square mile: 4.30
Population 2005: 13,622 State rank: 54 Population change: 2000-20005 4.60%; 1990-2000 -0.30% Population 2000: 13,022 (White 86.60%; Black or African American 0.40%; Hispanic or Latino 4.00%; Asian 0.50%; Other 10.20%). Foreign born: 1.60%. Median age: 44.60
Income 2000: per capita $16,868; median household $27,711; Population below poverty level: 18.70% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $19,918-$21,756
Unemployment (2004): 10.80% Unemployment change (from 2000): -0.10% Median travel time to work: 24.00 minutes Working outside county of residence: 16.70%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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The Helena Fire burned public and private lands near the community of Junction City, Trinity County.
In Napa, there are the Atlas, Tubbs and Partrick fires; in Sonoma are the Nuns and 37 fires; the Mendocino area shows the Redwood Complex fire; in Nevada are the McCourtney and Lobo fires; there is the Sulphur fire in Lake County; and the Buck fire is smoking in Trinity County.
Ten people died in August 2008 in the Iron Alps Complex Fire in northern California's Trinity County, including a crew of nine contract firefighters from Oregon killed in a helicopter crash.
For decades, the people of Trinity County begged, pleaded and petitioned the Forest Service and the federal government to thin the underbrush, build fuel breaks and help create a safe forest for their communities.
Lindy Madden Warren, the tax-assessor collector for Trinity County, which reported 200 more eligible voters than citizens of voting age, said she works hard to keep the records free of errors.
Divinely Guided tells the story of the group's work in California, from the Hoopa Valley Reservation in Trinity County down to numerous villages in San Diego County.
Trinity County Resource Conservation District received $67,166 to clean up nine heavily forested sites, where waste piles are interfering with drainage, creating hazards for wildlife and were expected to attract more illegal dumping if not removed.
The center attracted PhDs who tracked the social and economic health of communities in Trinity County to help policymakers understand the plight of rural towns.
He was raised in rural Trinity County, California, and his strong work ethic was forged as a young man who was required to contribute for many years to the hard labor and responsibility of living apart from the conveniences and conventions that most of us enjoy today.
Carlos, UC Davis, Thi Nguyen, UC Davis, Audra Lane, Trinity County
I look forward to getting back to California and exploring all that Trinity County has to offer," Agner said in a statement.
Verizon said its wireless high-speed broadband network now extends to Redding and surrounding areas such as: Los Molinos, Vina and Tehama County north of Chico to Red Bluff along US99; Cottonwood, Palo Cedro, and areas along I-5 south of Redding and Anderson to Orland; Castella, Dunsmuir, Sugarloaf, Weed, Yreka, and areas along I-5 north of Redding to the Oregon border; and Burney, Mineral, Round Mountain, and Viola, as well as portions of Trinity County along SR3 from Trinity Center to Weaverville, portions of east Shasta County along SR299 and areas along SR89.

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