Terrell County

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Terrell County, Georgia

PO Box 525
Dawson, GA 39842
Phone: (229) 995-4476
Fax: (229) 995-4320

In southwestern GA, northwest of Albany; organized Feb 16, 1856 from Lee and Randolph counties. Name Origin: For Dr. William Terrell (1778-1855), GA legislator and U.S. representative (1817-21)

Area (sq mi):: 337.63 (land 335.37; water 2.26) Population per square mile: 31.90
Population 2005: 10,711 State rank: 122 Population change: 2000-20005 -2.40%; 1990-2000 3.00% Population 2000: 10,970 (White 37.40%; Black or African American 60.70%; Hispanic or Latino 1.20%; Asian 0.30%; Other 1.00%). Foreign born: 1.70%. Median age: 35.40
Income 2000: per capita $13,894; median household $26,969; Population below poverty level: 28.60% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $18,670-$20,519
Unemployment (2004): 5.80% Unemployment change (from 2000): -2.30% Median travel time to work: 23.00 minutes Working outside county of residence: 46.00%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Terrell County, Texas

108 Hackberry St
Sanderson, TX 79848
Phone: (432) 345-2391
Fax: (432) 345-2274

On the southwestern border of TX, northwest of Del Rio; organized Apr 8, 1905 from Pecos County. Name Origin: For Gen. Alexander Watkins Terrell (1827-1912), TX judicial district judge (1857-62), legislator (1875-82), and U.S. Minister Plenipotentiary to Turkey (1893-97)

Area (sq mi):: 2357.75 (land 2357.72; water 0.03) Population per square mile: 0.40
Population 2005: 996 State rank: 247 Population change: 2000-20005 -7.90%; 1990-2000 -23.30% Population 2000: 1,081 (White 48.90%; Black or African American 0.00%; Hispanic or Latino 48.60%; Asian 0.60%; Other 11.00%). Foreign born: 9.90%. Median age: 42.00
Income 2000: per capita $13,721; median household $24,219; Population below poverty level: 25.20% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $24,892-$27,007
Unemployment (2004): 5.60% Unemployment change (from 2000): 2.60% Median travel time to work: 17.70 minutes Working outside county of residence: 15.40%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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The Georgia Department of Transportation and the Terrell County Airport Authority are contributing to the project, which is slated for completion in a few months.
The Virginia Opossum was not documented in the region again until 1987 when a single specimen was collected from the Stockton Plateau at approximately 35 km south and 6 km west of Sheffield, Terrell County (Hollander et al.
Also, six more counties (Mecklenburg County, N.C.; Cherokee County, Okla.; Texas County, Okla.; Bell County, Texas; Hockley County, Texas; and Terrell County, Texas) became what they bureau refers to as "majority minority" in the timeframe studied.
The court held, inter alia, that the Appellants misconstrued the holding of the court in Terrell County, and that the case expressly held that an attack on the Hospital Care for Pregnant Women Act as special legislation must fail because that Act, like the statute in the case at bar, operated uniformly throughout the state and did not make an arbitrary or unreasonable classification.
NEXRAD radar estimates indicated six to eight inches of rainfall over northern Terrell County. Rainfall amounts recorded by automated observing sites over the steep and rocky terrain of Guadalupe Mountains National Park measured five inches.
In Otis!, readers get to know more about the man from Terrell County, Georgia, who was determined to succeed and who, albeit posthumously, ultimately did.
White night riders in Terrell County, Georgia, had burned down three ramshackled black churches where civil rights workers were registering blacks to vote.
Of the 123 troopers that graduated earlier this year, about half were assigned to Region 3 and 20 to Region 4, which spans from El Paso County to Terrell County. That's in addition to other troopers assigned in West Texas to help fill vacancies.
The remaining lizards were collected at various other sites in Presidio County (8.9 km S Ruidosa [n=1], 1.6 km E Presidio at Presidio Dump [n=1], Kingston Hot Springs [n=1], and Candelaria [n=3]) and Terrell County, Texas (Rio Grande River near Brewster County line [n=13]).