Shackelford County, Texas

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Shackelford County
Shackelford County Courthouse in Albany
Shackelford County Courthouse in Albany
Map of Texas highlighting Shackelford County.svg
Country United States
State Texas
County SeatAlbany
Area
 • Total916 sq mi (2,370 km2)
 • Land914 sq mi (2,370 km2)
 • Water1.3 sq mi (3 km2)  .1%
Population
 (2010)
 • Total3,378
 • Density3.7/sq mi (1.4/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)

Shackelford County is a county in the state of Texas in the United States. In 2010, 3,378 people lived there. The county seat is Albany. The county was named for Jack Shackelford who had been a medical man, and then was a soldier who lead men in the Texas Revolution.