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Angelina County, Texas

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Angelina County is a county in the U.S. state of Texas. In 2020, 86,395 people lived there.[1] 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
Named forA Hasinai woman who assisted early Spanish missionaries and was called Angelina by them
Largest cityLufkin
 • Total865 sq mi (2,240 km2)
 • Land798 sq mi (2,070 km2)
 • Water67 sq mi (170 km2)  7.7%
 • Total86,395
 • Density100/sq mi (39/km2)
Time zoneUTC−6 (Central)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−5 (CDT)

History[change | change source]

Angelina County was made in 1846.

Geography[change | change source]

Angelina County has a total area of 865 square miles.

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Angelina County, Texas". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved August 5, 2023.