Bosque County

Bosque County, Texas

PO Box 617
Meridian, TX 76665
Phone: (254) 435-2201
Fax: (254) 435-2152

In central TX, northwest of Waco; organized Feb 14, 1854 from McLennan County. Name Origin: For the N. Bosque River, which runs through it; Spanish 'woods, forest.'

Area (sq mi):: 1002.63 (land 989.18; water 13.46) Population per square mile: 18.30
Population 2005: 18,053 State rank: 127 Population change: 2000-20005 4.90%; 1990-2000 13.70% Population 2000: 17,204 (White 84.30%; Black or African American 1.90%; Hispanic or Latino 12.20%; Asian 0.10%; Other 7.20%). Foreign born: 4.40%. Median age: 41.70
Income 2000: per capita $17,455; median household $34,181; Population below poverty level: 12.70% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $21,276-$22,310
Unemployment (2004): 5.60% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.20% Median travel time to work: 31.00 minutes Working outside county of residence: 44.20%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Perry was born in Bosque County, earned a college degree from Baylor University and taught high school history and coached before changing careers and going to work in construction and homebuilding.
a global leader in providing integrated property tax and records management software for state and local governments, today announced that it has been awarded the contract for Texas' Bosque County Appraisal District, which will utilize Manatron's MARS computer aided mass appraisal (CAMA) software system.
On January 29, a clerk in a Bosque County, Texas, convenience store saw a man wearing shorts and a ski mask coming through the door.
Sanctuary endpoint security software from SecureWave, an endpoint security company, has been selected by the First National Bank of Bosque County in Valley Mills, Texas, USA, as an alternative to traditional anti-virus solutions to prevent viruses, spyware, worms and other forms of malware from infecting its PCs and servers.
HOUSTON -- Calpine Corporation (NYSE:CPN) today completed the acquisition from Bosque Power Company, LLC, of a natural gas-fired, combined-cycle power plant located in Bosque County, Texas.
The 24-inch pipeline will initially be sized to transport 375,000 barrels per day from the Permian Basin to Bosque County while the 30-inch pipeline is currently sized to transport 495,000 barrels per day from Bosque County to Mont Belvieu, Texas.
Instead, to provide models that any locality can follow no matter its size, the report features more unlikely communities like Amarillo, El Paso, Rockport, Texarkana and a tiny town in Bosque County in north central Texas that Barbee said might be Menard's best model: Clifton, population 3,795.
BULLETIN BOARD: SIOR) , announced that the company recently acquired an oil and gas lease covering four drilling locations one and one- half miles south of the town of Meridian in Bosque County, Texas.
The natural gas-fired, combined-cycle plant is located in Central Texas near the unincorporated community of Laguna Park in Bosque County.
The two companies are currently involved in an evaluation program that is monitored by a major Texas university and several state agencies on a dairy farm in the Bosque River shed located in Bosque County, Texas.
First National Bank of Bosque County (FNB Bosque) announced it has selected Open Solutions Inc.