Wheeler County, Texas

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Wheeler County
Wheeler County Courthouse
Wheeler County Courthouse
Map of Texas highlighting Wheeler County
Location within the U.S. state of Texas
Map of the United States highlighting Texas
Texas's location within the U.S.
Coordinates: 35°24′N 100°16′W / 35.4°N 100.27°W / 35.4; -100.27
Country United States
State Texas
Founded1879
SeatWheeler
Largest cityShamrock
Area
 • Total915 sq mi (2,370 km2)
 • Land915 sq mi (2,370 km2)
 • Water1.0 sq mi (3 km2)  0.1%%
Population
 (2010)
 • Total5,410
 • Density5.9/sq mi (2.3/km2)
Time zoneUTC−6 (Central)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−5 (CDT)
Congressional district13th
Websitewww.co.wheeler.tx.us

Wheeler County is a county in the U.S. state of Texas. In 2010, 5,410 people lived there.[1] The county seat is Wheeler.

Geography[change | change source]

The United States Census Bureau says that the county has a total area of 915 square miles (2,370 km2). 915 square miles (2,370 km2) is land and 1.0 square mile (2.6 km2) (0.1%) is water.[2]

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References[change | change source]

  1. "State & County QuickFacts". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved December 29, 2013.
  2. "2010 Census Gazetteer Files". United States Census Bureau. August 22, 2012. Retrieved May 12, 2015.

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