Guadalupe County

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Guadalupe County, New Mexico

420 Parker Ave Suite 1
Santa Rosa, NM 88435
Phone: (505) 472-3791
Fax: (505) 472-4791

In east-central NM, east of Albuquerque; organized Feb 26, 1891 from Lincoln and San Miguel counties (prior to statehood). Name Origin: For Our Lady of Guadalupe, patron saint of Mexico

Area (sq mi):: 3031.58 (land 3030.37; water 1.20) Population per square mile: 1.40
Population 2005: 4,369 State rank: 29 Population change: 2000-20005 -6.60%; 1990-2000 12.60% Population 2000: 4,680 (White 15.50%; Black or African American 1.30%; Hispanic or Latino 81.20%; Asian 0.50%; Other 44.00%). Foreign born: 4.00%. Median age: 37.50
Income 2000: per capita $11,241; median household $24,783; Population below poverty level: 21.60% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $13,351-$14,455
Unemployment (2004): 7.40% Unemployment change (from 2000): -1.30% Median travel time to work: 17.60 minutes Working outside county of residence: 10.90%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Guadalupe County, Texas

PO Box 990
Seguin, TX 78156
Phone: (830) 303-4188
Fax: (830) 401-0300

In south-central TX, east of San Antonio; organized Mar 30, 1846 from Bexar and Gonzales counties. Name Origin: For the Guadalupe River, which traverses the county; named for Our Lady of Guadalupe, the patron saint of Mexico

Area (sq mi):: 714.17 (land 711.14; water 3.03) Population per square mile: 144.90
Population 2005: 103,032 State rank: 36 Population change: 2000-20005 15.70%; 1990-2000 37.20% Population 2000: 89,023 (White 59.40%; Black or African American 5.00%; Hispanic or Latino 33.20%; Asian 0.90%; Other 16.50%). Foreign born: 6.50%. Median age: 34.90
Income 2000: per capita $18,430; median household $43,949; Population below poverty level: 9.80% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $23,107-$25,302
Unemployment (2004): 4.80% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.80% Median travel time to work: 24.80 minutes Working outside county of residence: 57.90%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Schertz (24,975)
  • Seguin County seat (24,212)

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    The suspect and the child were found nearly two hours after an Amber alert was issued on Sunday morning for 18-month-old Aaron Joseph Concepcion by authorities in Guadalupe County, Texas.
    The gunman is said to have reloaded several times before being killed after being chased into Guadalupe County.
    The citizen pursued the suspect, who drove off the road and crashed his car at the Guadalupe County line.
    9679; Soon after the shooting, the suspect crashed his vehicle near the border of neighbouing Guadalupe County and was found dead inside with a cache of weapons.
    The gunman was killed after a short chase, CNN reported, quoting a sheriff's office spokesman in Guadalupe County.
    The gunman was killed several miles from the First Baptist Church in Sutherland Springs, about 40 miles (65 km) east of San Antonio, said Guadalupe County Sheriff's Sergeant Robert Murphy.
    In February, Guadalupe County Crime Stoppers announced a reward of $35,000 for information leading to an arrest in the crime.
    District 33 Lower Valley School in Guadalupe County, located in central Texas northeast of San Antonio, was among the 1,490 one-, two-, and three-teacher schools visited.
    The cities of Orange and Decatur and Guadalupe County are among fewer than a dozen communities participating in the pilot program, according to interviews with law enforcement agencies and city officials around the state.
    Sergeant Zachary McBridge of the Guadalupe County Sheriff's Office said the suspects would break in to houses, burglarize them, and then set the fires to "mask or hide the fact that the burglaries occurred.
    Seguin is the county seat for Guadalupe County which currently sits as the 8th fastest growing county in Texas with a 47.