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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Demographics_of_Texas

Texas' population growth between 2000 and 2010 represents the highest population increase, by number of people, for any U.S. state during this time period. The large population increase can somewhat be attributed to Texas' relative insulation from the US housing bubble. The state has a bigger population than that of ...

www.bestplaces.net/people/state/texas

PEOPLE OVERVIEW. The 2016 Texas, Texas, population is 27,469,100. There are 105 people per square mile (population density). Family in Texas, Texas. The median age is 33.9. The US median is 37.4. 52.34% of people in Texas, Texas, are married. 10.89% are divorced. The average household size is 2.83 people.

www.britannica.com/place/Texas-state

The Alabama-Coushatta people occupy one of the three reservations in the state, in East Texas. The Tigua live on a reservation in El Paso, and the Kickapoo live near Eagle Pass. The Civil War brought freedom for thousands of African American slaves in Texas. In the early 21st century the African American population, ...

www.statutes.legis.state.tx.us/Docs/SDocs/THETEXASCONSTITUTION.pdf

Dec 19, 2017 ... PREAMBLE. Humbly invoking the blessings of Almighty God, the people of the. State of Texas, do ordain and establish this Constitution. ARTICLE 1. BILL OF RIGHTS. That the general, great and essential principles of liberty and free government may be recognized and established, we declare: Sec. 1.

gov.texas.gov/organization/osfr/mission

Mission Statement. Our mission is to promote communication and build relationships between the state and federal governments, to advance the interests of the people of the State of Texas.

www.newyorker.com/magazine/2017/07/10/americas-future-is-texas

Jul 10, 2017 ... But a recurrent crop of crackpots and ideologues has fed the state's reputation for aggressive know-nothingism and proudly retrograde politics. I've lived in Texas for most of my life, and I've come to appreciate what the state symbolizes, both to people who live here and to those who view it from afar. Texans ...

www.zo.utexas.edu/courses/thoc/texas.html

Some like to assert that everybody on Earth could be fit into the State of Texas, using logic as follows. The area of Texas is about 262,000 ... Divide this figure by the current human population of 7 billion (that's 7,000 million people!) and you get just under one hectare (2.3 acres) per person. If all the habitable land on Earth ...

www.history.com/topics/us-states/texas

On September 8, 1900, a Category 4 hurricane with winds up to 130 miles per hour pummeled Galveston, Texas, killing more than 8,000 people and destroying the once-thriving city. It remains the deadliest natural disaster in United States history. While traveling through Dallas in an open convertible on November 22, 1963 ...

www.sacbee.com/news/state/california/article136478098.html

Mar 5, 2017 ... About 2.5 million people living close to the official poverty line left California for other states from 2005 through 2015, while 1.7 million people at that income level moved in from other states – for a net loss of 800,000. During the same period, the state experienced a net gain of about 20,000 residents ...