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Fannin County, Texas

Fannin County, Texas
Map of Texas highlighting Fannin County
Location in the state of Texas
Map of the United States highlighting Texas
Texas's location in the U.S.
Founded 1838
Named for James Fannin
Seat Bonham
Largest city Bonham
Area
 • Total 899 sq mi (2,328 km2)
 • Land 891 sq mi (2,308 km2)
 • Water 8.0 sq mi (21 km2), 0.9%
Population
 • (2010) 33,915
 • Density 38/sq mi (15/km²)
Congressional district 4th
Time zone Central: UTC-6/-5
Website .us.tx.fannin.cowww

Fannin County is a

External links

  1. ^ a b "State & County QuickFacts". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved December 16, 2013. 
  2. ^ "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Retrieved 2011-06-07. 
  3. ^ Gannett, Henry (1905). The Origin of Certain Place Names in the United States. Govt. Print. Off. p. 123. 
  4. ^ "Texas: Individual County Chronologies". Texas Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.  
  5. ^ "Fannin County". Texas Almanac. Texas State Historical Association. Retrieved June 20, 2015. 
  6. ^ "2010 Census Gazetteer Files". United States Census Bureau. August 22, 2012. Retrieved April 26, 2015. 
  7. ^  "II. A N. E. county of Texas".  
  8. ^ "Annual Estimates of the Resident Population for Incorporated Places: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2014". Retrieved June 4, 2015. 
  9. ^ "U.S. Decennial Census". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved April 26, 2015. 
  10. ^ "Texas Almanac: Population History of Counties from 1850–2010" (PDF). Texas Almanac. Retrieved April 26, 2015. 
  11. ^ "American FactFinder".  

References

See also

Unincorporated communities

Towns

Cities and towns

Communities

The median income for a household in the county was $34,501, and the median income for a family was $42,193. Males had a median income of $31,140 versus $23,101 for females. The per capita income for the county was $16,066. About 9.90% of families and 13.90% of the population were below the poverty line, including 17.70% of those under age 18 and 16.50% of those age 65 or over.

In the county, the population was spread out with 23.20% under the age of 18, 8.90% from 18 to 24, 28.60% from 25 to 44, 23.20% from 45 to 64, and 16.10% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 38 years. For every 100 females there were 113.80 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 116.90 males.

There were 11,105 households out of which 31.10% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 57.90% were married couples living together, 10.30% had a female householder with no husband present, and 28.10% were non-families. 25.20% of all households were made up of individuals and 12.70% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.51 and the average family size was 2.99.

As of the census[11] of 2000, there were 31,242 people, 11,105 households, and 7,984 families residing in the county. The population density was 35 people per square mile (14/km²). There were 12,887 housing units at an average density of 14 per square mile (6/km²). The racial makeup of the county was 86.56% White, 7.96% Black or African American, 0.92% Native American, 0.26% Asian, 0.03% Pacific Islander, 2.78% from other races, and 1.49% from two or more races. 5.61% of the population were Hispanic or Latino of any race.

Demographics

National protected area

Adjacent counties

Major highways

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 899 square miles (2,330 km2), of which 891 square miles (2,310 km2) is land and 8.0 square miles (21 km2) (0.9%) is water.[6] It is drained by Bois D'Arc Creek and Sulphur River.[7]

Geography

Contents

  • Geography 1
    • Major highways 1.1
    • Adjacent counties 1.2
    • National protected area 1.3
  • Demographics 2
  • Communities 3
    • Cities and towns 3.1
    • Towns 3.2
    • Unincorporated communities 3.3
  • See also 4
  • References 5
  • External links 6

Fannin County is a part of the Texoma region.

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