Bandera County

Bandera County, Texas

500 Main St PO Box 823
Bandera, TX 78003
Phone: (830) 796-3332
Fax: (830) 796-8323

In south-central TX, northwest of San Antonio; organized Jan 26, 1856 from Uvalde County. Name Origin: From the Spanish for 'flag'; reason unknown

Area (sq mi):: 797.54 (land 791.73; water 5.81) Population per square mile: 25.20
Population 2005: 19,988 State rank: 117 Population change: 2000-20005 13.30%; 1990-2000 67.10% Population 2000: 17,645 (White 84.10%; Black or African American 0.30%; Hispanic or Latino 13.50%; Asian 0.30%; Other 5.50%). Foreign born: 3.90%. Median age: 41.30
Income 2000: per capita $19,635; median household $39,013; Population below poverty level: 10.80% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $25,771-$24,905
Unemployment (2004): 4.90% Unemployment change (from 2000): 2.20% Median travel time to work: 34.30 minutes Working outside county of residence: 58.00%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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These include one in West Virginia to extend the habitat for the Cheat Mountain salamander and the West Virginia northern flying squirrel; another in North Carolina and South Carolina to preserve, enhance and restore habitat for the Carolina mussel; and a third in Bandera County, TX for the golden-cheeked warbler.
Thomas Taylor's bust was later found in a Bandera County museum.
Texas: Bandera County, Lost Maples State Natural Area off FM 187 (29.819722[degrees]N, 99.583056[degrees]W), female, 6 March 2004.
In 1998, Ashley and his brother Geoffrey acquired land in Bandera County where the Sabinal River slices a canyon through the rugged limestone ridges of the Edwards Plateau.
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My husband is looking into the heart of the fire as though he can see something, maybe a map of the way we must travel south and west to Bandera County where the land will be new and unbroken, and he is making the little groaning noise he utters when he is content and rested in himself and where he is.
There's land in Bandera County that's never been broke by a plow.
Harris lives in Bandera County, where she is a radiologic technologist, small-business owner and has served on the state Health and Human Services Commission Council.
On 6 March 2004, 12 juvenile and adult salamanders (six males, six females, mean [+ or -] 1 SD snout-vent length [SVL] = 52.3 [+ or -] 15.0, range 27-70 mm) were collected by hand in Bandera County, 10.1 km (6.3 mi) N Vanderpool, off FM 187, vicinity of Lost Maples State Natural Area (29[degrees] 45.3'N, 99[degrees] 33.5'W, elevation = 495.6 m).
The study was conducted in south-central Texas on a 1,666 ha ranch in Bandera County. The vegetation was typical of the Edwards Plateau region and has been described as a brush discilmax (Buechner 1944).