Falls County

Falls County, Texas

PO Box 458
Marlin, TX 76661
Phone: (254) 883-1408
Fax: (254) 883-1406

In east-central TX, southeast of Waco; organized Jan 28, 1850 from Limestone and Milam counties. Name Origin: For the rapids on the Brazos River, which traverses the county

Area (sq mi):: 773.81 (land 769.09; water 4.72) Population per square mile: 22.90
Population 2005: 17,646 State rank: 129 Population change: 2000-20005 -5.00%; 1990-2000 4.90% Population 2000: 18,576 (White 55.80%; Black or African American 27.50%; Hispanic or Latino 15.80%; Asian 0.10%; Other 10.90%). Foreign born: 4.60%. Median age: 36.50
Income 2000: per capita $14,311; median household $26,589; Population below poverty level: 22.60% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $17,133-$19,304
Unemployment (2004): 6.50% Unemployment change (from 2000): 2.60% Median travel time to work: 25.00 minutes Working outside county of residence: 45.30%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Bureau of Land Management to set aside its final grazing decisions for about 80 square miles (200 square kilometers) of allotments in Twin Falls County and then reissue them with terms consistent with the ruling.
30 to Ken Curtis Bridge, Twin Falls County, Idaho Owner: Idaho Department of Transportation Cost estimate: $1,000,000 $2,000,000 Project team: not available Do you want to be the winner of an upcoming Top Bidders project?
Explore 79-acre Siuslaw Falls County Park west or Lorane.
The initial report from the Twin Falls County Sheriff's Office said only that Hickey's parachute deployed too late.
Twin Falls County, (25) the Idaho Supreme Court noted that the definition of "medically indigent" under Idaho Code section 31-3502 does not mirror the definition of "indigent" under other Idaho statutes.
The job had belonged to Marvin Leath, a Democrat from Marlin, in Falls County. Edwards has been the most powerful Democrat in the Texas congressional delegation and was on the short list of vice presidential candidates when Barack Obama was on the hunt before the 2008 election (which probably didn't help this year).
Twin Falls County Prosecutor Grant Loebs told the court Kababian was in a car when Kolestani approached the window, knocked on it with a gun, and then shot Kababian in an attack witnessed by a neighbor.
As a result of this study, the cliff chipmunk range in Idaho has been enlarged and extends from Shoshone Basin (Twin Falls County) east to Weston Canyon, Bannock Range (Franklin County) and from the southern Idaho border, north to the Cotterel Mountains (Cassia County) (Figure 3).
One of these, Twin Falls County in southern Idaho, is used as the surrogate county for the county in which the INEEL facility is located.
The western limits of its range in the state are from Fannin County in the north to Falls County in central Texas and southeastward along the Brazos River to Brazoria County (Schmidly 1983; Davis & Schmidly 1994).
It's not yet on display, but if you're in the area, check with the Klamath Falls County Museum.