Angelina County

Angelina County, Texas

PO Box 908
Lufkin, TX 75902
Phone: (936) 634-8339
Fax: (936) 634-8460

In eastern TX, south of Nacogdoches; organized Apr 22, 1846 from Nacogdoches County. Name Origin: For the Angelina River, which forms its eastern border; Spanish diminutive for 'angel.'

Area (sq mi):: 864.45 (land 801.56; water 62.89) Population per square mile: 101.70
Population 2005: 81,557 State rank: 44 Population change: 2000-20005 1.80%; 1990-2000 14.70% Population 2000: 80,130 (White 69.40%; Black or African American 14.70%; Hispanic or Latino 14.30%; Asian 0.70%; Other 9.50%). Foreign born: 6.90%. Median age: 34.20
Income 2000: per capita $15,876; median household $33,806; Population below poverty level: 15.80% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $22,398-$25,576
Unemployment (2004): 6.60% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.80% Median travel time to work: 19.60 minutes Working outside county of residence: 9.60%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Lufkin County seat (33,500)

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    Two children died in Angelina County, Texas, when a tree fell
    Two children, siblings aged 3 and 8, were killed on Saturday when a tree fell on the car in which they were sitting in Pollok, Texas, said a spokeswoman for the Angelina County Sheriff's Department.
    The Angelina County Sheriff's Office said an 8-year-old and a 3-year-old died when strong winds toppled a tree onto the back of their family's car in Lufkin while it was in motion.
    (NYSE: BSM) has closed on the acquisition of certain mineral and royalty interests in East Texas previously owned by Angelina County Lumber Co, the company said.
    * $1.5 million from the Clean Water State Revolving Fund to the Angelina and Neches River Authority (Angelina County).
    His previous leadership experience included several non-elected positions: president of the Lufkin Host Lions Club, the Angelina County Benefit Rodeo and of Z&OO Railroad, and chairman of both the Small Business Council for the Angelina County Chamber of Commerce and the Eastview United Pentecostal Church's building committee.
    "They have said they expect to maintain a substantial presence in Angelina County. They haven't defined that yet.
    Michels Pipeline Construction will install 371 miles of 36-inch pipe running from Payne County, OK to Angelina County, TX.
    Eizember was hospitalized for a few days for treatment of his wounds, then transferred to the Angelina County jail in Lufkin.
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