Dallas County, Texas

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Dallas County, Texas
Map
Map of Texas highlighting Dallas County
Location in the state of Texas
Map of the USA highlighting Texas
Texas's location in the U.S.
Statistics
Founded March 30, 1846
Seat Dallas
Largest City Dallas
Area
 - Total
 - Land
 - Water

909 sq mi (2,354 km²)
873 sq mi (2,261 km²)
36 sq mi (93 km²), 4.0%
Population
 - (2016)
 - Density

2,574,984
2,950/sq mi (1,139/km²)
Time zone Central: UTC-6/-5
Website: www.dallascounty.org
Named for: George M. Dallas
County flag Flag of Dallas County, Texas

Dallas County is a county in the U.S. state of Texas. In 2010, the population was 2,368,139.[1]

The head of the county and biggest city is Dallas. It is the second most populated county in Texas after Harris County. It is the ninth most populated in the whole United States.

Geography[change | change source]

The county has a total area of 909 square miles.

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References[change | change source]

  1. United States Census Bureau. "2010 Census Data". United States Census Bureau. http://2010.census.gov/2010census/data/. Retrieved 20 December 2011.

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