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Careers, Jobs and Education Resources for: Shackelford County, Texas

Shackelford County is a county located in the U.S. state of Texas. In 2000, its population was 3,302. Its county seat is Albany. The county is northeast of Abilene, the seat of Taylor County. Shackelford is named for John Shackelford, a Virginia physician who equipped soldiers at his own expense to fight in the Texas Revolution. Shackelford outfitted his troops wore in red uniforms so they were dubbed "Shackelford Reds." Historic Fort Griffin, established in 1867, lies within Shackelford County. During the last two weekends of June, the Fort Griffin Fandangle, a western musical production, is presented by Shackelford County residents in the Prairie Theater in Albany. The content of the program is changed each year. Begun in 1938, it is billed as "Texas' Oldest Outdoor Musical". (from wikipedia)

General Information
Texas State$32,250 Average House Value (as of 2000)
2,820 Population (as of 2000)$29,252 Average House Income (as of 2000)
1,287 Population (current)412.5 Square Miles of Land
2.0 Average Persons Per Household (as of 2000)0.8 Square Miles of Water

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106 Number of Businesses (as of 2003)$3,312,000 Total First Quarter Payroll (as of 2003)
606 Number of Employees (as of 2003)$13,665,000 Total Annual Payroll (as of 2003)

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