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Randall County, Texas

PO Box 660
Canyon, TX 79015
Phone: (806) 468-5505
Fax: (806) 468-5509
www.randallcounty.org

In north-central TX panhandle, south of Amarillo; organized Aug 21, 1876 from Bexar County. Name Origin: For Gen. Horace Randal (1833-64), Confederate army officer. Misspelling allowed to stand

Area (sq mi):: 922.42 (land 914.43; water 7.99) Population per square mile: 120.40
Population 2005: 110,053 State rank: 34 Population change: 2000-20005 5.50%; 1990-2000 16.30% Population 2000: 104,312 (White 85.70%; Black or African American 1.50%; Hispanic or Latino 10.30%; Asian 1.00%; Other 6.90%). Foreign born: 2.60%. Median age: 34.90
Income 2000: per capita $21,840; median household $42,712; Population below poverty level: 8.10% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $25,126-$26,835
Unemployment (2004): 3.20% Unemployment change (from 2000): 2.00% Median travel time to work: 18.70 minutes Working outside county of residence: 60.00%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Canyon County seat (13,060)

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    Harman, 26, was arrested in January 2010 and indicted June 30 by a Randall County, Texas, grand jury on 12 felony counts of promotion of child pornography, according to the Amarillo Globe-News.
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    Students who assisted chiefs in the Canyon, Texas, Police Department; the West Texas A&M University Police Department; and the Randall County, Texas, Sheriff's Office provided valuable information upon which critical decisions have been made in law enforcement operations.