Place:Jim Wells, Texas, United States

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NameJim Wells
Alt namesJim Wellssource: Getty Vocabulary Program
TypeCounty
Coordinates27.767°N 98.1°W
Located inTexas, United States     (1911 - )
See alsoNueces, Texas, United StatesParent county (source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990)
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Jim Wells County is a county located in the U.S. state of Texas. As of the 2010 census, the population was 40,838. Its county seat is Alice. The county is named for James Babbage Wells Jr., a political boss in southern Texas.

The Alice Micropolitan Statistical Area includes all of Jim Wells County.

Timeline

Date Event Source
1911 Birth records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1911 County formed Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1911 Court records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1911 Land records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1911 Marriage records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1911 Probate records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1920 First census Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1920 No significant boundary changes after this year Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990

Population History

source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
Census Year Population
1920 6,587
1930 13,456
1940 20,239
1950 27,991
1960 34,548
1970 33,032
1980 36,498
1990 37,679

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