Eastland County

Eastland County, Texas

PO Box 110
Eastland, TX 76448
Phone: (254) 629-1583
Fax: (254) 629-8125

In north-central TX, east of Abilene; organized Feb 1, 1858 from Bosque, Coryell, and Travis counties. Name Origin: For William Mosby Eastland (1806-43), Texas Revolutionary officer executed by Mexican Gen. Antonio Lopez de Santa Anna (1794-1876)

Area (sq mi):: 931.90 (land 926.01; water 5.89) Population per square mile: 19.90
Population 2005: 18,393 State rank: 125 Population change: 2000-20005 0.50%; 1990-2000 -1.00% Population 2000: 18,297 (White 85.70%; Black or African American 2.20%; Hispanic or Latino 10.80%; Asian 0.20%; Other 6.60%). Foreign born: 4.00%. Median age: 41.30
Income 2000: per capita $14,870; median household $26,832; Population below poverty level: 16.80% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $21,368-$23,504
Unemployment (2004): 5.40% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.80% Median travel time to work: 19.70 minutes Working outside county of residence: 17.70%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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2003a) but it has also recently been reported from Eastland County (McPhail & Nelson 2005).
Bailey is a board member and treasurer of Eastland County Crisis Center Inc., a board member of Eastland County Child Welfare Board, vice president of the Eastland Lion's Club and a member of Rural Young Men's Professional Group.
"The location is also strategic: Cisco and Eastland County are in a maverick-minded part of West Texas traditionally prone to support outsider candidates such as Trump.
Arkose said that the lease is in Eastland County, Texas, and cover 277+/- acres.
* $1,612,761 to the city of Ranger (Eastland County) consisting of a loan in the amount of $895,000 and $717,761 in loan forgiveness from the Drinking Water State Revolving Fund to finance water system improvements.
Meanwhile, Russ Thomason, the criminal district attorney in Eastland County whose office prosecuted the molestation case in Texas, said the papal action was "long overdue."
A major wildfire burned more than 35,000 acres in the southeastern part of Eastland County and forced evacuations of three nearby towns.
Hill-Lake is a high-deliverability, multi-cycle (HDMC) gas storage facility located ii1 Eastland County, TX.
Eastland County is reportedly part of the active Barnett Shale play area with over 10,900 wells, and a mean of 26.7tn cubic feet (TCF) of undiscovered natural gas, a mean of 98.5m barrels of undiscovered oil and a mean of 1.1bn barrels of undiscovered natural gas liquids, stated the company.
It has also been reported from adjacent Eastland County (Turner et al.