Stephens County


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Stephens County, Texas

200 W Walker St
Breckenridge, TX 76424
Phone: (254) 559-3700
Fax: (254) 559-9645
www.co.stephens.tx.us

In north-central TX, northeast of Abilene; established as Buchanan County Jan 22, 1858 from Bosque County; organized Sep 20, 1860. Name Origin: For Alexander Hamilton Stephens (1812-83), GA legislator, vice president of the Confederate government (1861), and governor of GA (1882-83)

Area (sq mi):: 921.48 (land 894.64; water 26.84) Population per square mile: 10.70
Population 2005: 9,561 State rank: 168 Population change: 2000-20005 -1.20%; 1990-2000 7.40% Population 2000: 9,674 (White 81.30%; Black or African American 2.90%; Hispanic or Latino 14.70%; Asian 0.30%; Other 9.90%). Foreign born: 6.60%. Median age: 38.90
Income 2000: per capita $15,475; median household $29,583; Population below poverty level: 15.60% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $20,751-$21,933
Unemployment (2004): 5.20% Unemployment change (from 2000): 2.00% Median travel time to work: 18.70 minutes Working outside county of residence: 18.40%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Stephens County, Oklahoma

101 S 11th St
Duncan, OK 73533
Phone: (580) 255-4193
Fax: (580) 255-1771

In south-central OK, east of Lawton; organized Nov 16, 1907 from Comanche County. Name Origin: For John Hall Stephens (1847-1924), U.S. representative from TX (1897-1917) and strong advocate for OK statehood

Area (sq mi):: 891.12 (land 874.04; water 17.08) Population per square mile: 49.10
Population 2005: 42,946 State rank: 21 Population change: 2000-20005 -0.50%; 1990-2000 2.10% Population 2000: 43,182 (White 86.20%; Black or African American 2.20%; Hispanic or Latino 4.00%; Asian 0.30%; Other 9.00%). Foreign born: 1.80%. Median age: 40.10
Income 2000: per capita $16,357; median household $30,709; Population below poverty level: 14.60% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $21,882-$24,034
Unemployment (2004): 4.50% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.10% Median travel time to work: 21.20 minutes Working outside county of residence: 15.90%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Duncan County seat (22,207)

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    Stephens County, Georgia

    PO Box 386
    Toccoa, GA 30577
    Phone: (706) 886-9491
    Fax: (706) 886-2185
    www.stephenscounty-ga.gov

    On northeastern border of GA, northeast of Athens; organized Aug 18, 1905 from Franklin and Habersham counties. Name Origin: For Alexander Hamilton Stephens (1812-83), GA statesman and a vice president of the Confederacy (1861)

    Area (sq mi):: 184.23 (land 179.26; water 4.97) Population per square mile: 139.80
    Population 2005: 25,060 State rank: 67 Population change: 2000-20005 -1.50%; 1990-2000 9.40% Population 2000: 25,435 (White 85.20%; Black or African American 12.00%; Hispanic or Latino 1.00%; Asian 0.60%; Other 1.70%). Foreign born: 1.40%. Median age: 37.50
    Income 2000: per capita $15,529; median household $29,466; Population below poverty level: 15.10% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $22,102-$23,779
    Unemployment (2004): 6.00% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.00% Median travel time to work: 20.70 minutes Working outside county of residence: 23.30%
    Cities with population over 10,000: None
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    References in periodicals archive ?
    Major organization : STEPHENS COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS
    Both women were being held in Stephens County Jail in Duncan, Oklahoma.
    Oconee Federal Savings and Loan Association is a community oriented financial institution operating seven full-service branch locations in Oconee County, South Carolina, Stephens County, Georgia and Rabun County, Georgia.
    Our collection of this wild petunia extends the known range of this plant to the Western Cross Timbers far to the northwest of its reported range, and is the first reported occurrence of this species in Stephens County.
    Prosecutor Jason Hicks called the boys ''thugs'' as he told Stephens County Judge Jerry Herberger how Christopher Lane, 22, of Melbourne, died on a city street.
    The Green Ranch Prospect is a proposed 15-well program consisting of 4,131 acres of leasehold on the Green Ranch in Stephens County, Texas.
    CASE FACTS: On November 2, 1995, Kelsey Martin was brought to Stephens County Hospital after she was born at home prematurely at 26-28 weeks.
    27, Wilkins and her husband Jim started the Stephens County Heritage Shopper.
    Reported by: M Milton, Stephens County Health Dept; P Boden, MS, C Crocker, K Krisher, PhD, S McNabb, PhD, GR Istre, MD, State Epidemiologist, Oklahoma State Dept of Health.
    Ralph Reed, "most likely to succeed' in the senior class of 1979 at Stephens County High School in Portsmouth, Virginia, class president, varsity debater, and junior assistant scoutmaster, had come of age.