Place:Tom Green, Texas, United States

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NameTom Green
Alt namesTom Greensource: Getty Vocabulary Program
TypeCounty
Coordinates31.4°N 100.467°W
Located inTexas, United States     (1874 - )
See alsoBexar, Texas, United StatesParent county (source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990)
Coke, Texas, United StatesChild county (source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990)
Crane, Texas, United StatesChild county (source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990)
Ector, Texas, United StatesChild county (source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990)
Glasscock, Texas, United StatesChild county (source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990)
Irion, Texas, United StatesChild county (source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990)
Loving, Texas, United StatesChild county (source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990)
Midland, Texas, United StatesChild county (source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990)
Reagan, Texas, United StatesChild county (source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990)
Sterling, Texas, United StatesChild county (source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990)
Upton, Texas, United StatesChild county (source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990)
Ward, Texas, United StatesChild county (source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990)
Winkler, Texas, United StatesChild county (source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990)
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Tom Green County is a county located on the Edwards Plateau in the U.S. state of Texas. As of the 2010 census, its population was 110,224. Its county seat is San Angelo.

Tom Green County is included in the San Angelo Metropolitan Statistical Area.

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History

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The county was established by the state legislature on March 13, 1874, and named after Thomas Green, a Confederate brigadier general. It originally comprised an area of over .

The original county seat was the town of Ben Ficklin. In 1882, flood waters of the Concho River destroyed the town and drowned 65 people. The county seat was moved to Santa Angela. In 1883, the town's name was officially changed to San Angelo by the United States Post Office.

Timeline

Date Event Source
1874 County formed Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1875 Court records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1875 Land records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1875 Marriage records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1875 Probate records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1880 First census Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1903 Birth records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1910 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
1880 3,615
1890 5,152
1900 6,804
1910 17,882
1920 15,210
1930 36,033
1940 39,302
1950 58,929
1960 64,630
1970 71,047
1980 84,784
1990 98,458

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