Angelina County, Texas

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Angelina County is a county in the U.S. state of Texas. In 2010, 86,771 people lived there. The county seat is Lufkin.

Angelina County
The Angelina County Courthouse in Lufkin
The Angelina County Courthouse in Lufkin
Map of Texas highlighting Angelina County
Location within the U.S. state of Texas
Map of the United States highlighting Texas
Texas's location within the U.S.
Coordinates: 31°16′N 94°37′W / 31.26°N 94.61°W / 31.26; -94.61
Country United States
State Texas
Founded1846
Named forA Hasinai woman who assisted early Spanish missionaries and was named Angelina by them
SeatLufkin
Largest cityLufkin
Area
 • Total865 sq mi (2,240 km2)
 • Land798 sq mi (2,070 km2)
 • Water67 sq mi (170 km2)  7.7%%
Population
 (2010)
 • Total86,771
 • Density109/sq mi (42/km2)
Time zoneUTC−6 (Central)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−5 (CDT)
Congressional district1st
Websitewww.angelinacounty.net

History[change | change source]

Angelina County was made in 1846.

Geography[change | change source]

Angelina County has a total area of 865 square miles.