Archer County

Archer County, Texas

PO Box 815
Archer City, TX 76351
Phone: (940) 574-4615
Fax: (940) 574-2432

On the central northern border of TX, northwest of Ft. Worth; organized Jan 22, 1858 from Fannin County. Name Origin: For Dr. Branch Tanner Archer (1790-1856), TX legislator (1836) and secretary of war (1836-42)

Area (sq mi):: 925.78 (land 909.70; water 16.09) Population per square mile: 10.00
Population 2005: 9,095 State rank: 172 Population change: 2000-20005 2.70%; 1990-2000 11.00% Population 2000: 8,854 (White 93.30%; Black or African American 0.10%; Hispanic or Latino 4.90%; Asian 0.10%; Other 4.20%). Foreign born: 2.30%. Median age: 38.10
Income 2000: per capita $19,300; median household $38,514; Population below poverty level: 9.00% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $25,317-$27,167
Unemployment (2004): 3.70% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.30% Median travel time to work: 23.60 minutes Working outside county of residence: 63.80%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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The installation follows the successful field verification testing of VGs installed on six GE 1.5sle turbines completed earlier this year at EDF Renewables Bobcat Bluff Wind Project in Archer County, Texas.
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