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CONCHO COUNTY, TEXAS

31 19' 48" N, 99 51' 36" W (31.33, -99.86)
Population: 4,279 est. (2016) 4,087 (2010)
Total area: 994 square miles (2,570 km2)
984 square miles (2,550 km2) land
9.9 square miles (26 km2) water

Concho County Topics

  • History
  • Town List
  • Vintage Maps
  • Concho County TX
    Contiguous Counties:
    Runnels County (N) Coleman County (NE) McCulloch County (E) Menard County (S) Tom Green County (W)

    Concho County History

    (from 1936 Texas Centennial Marker)

    CONCHO COUNTY
    Created February 1, 1858
    Organized March 11, 1879.
    Named for the river which the Spaniards called the Concho because of the many shells that they found in it.
    Concho County Courthouse
    Concho County Courthouse
    Concho County Courthouse
    Photo courtesy Terry Jeanson

    Concho County Town List

    Cities, Towns & Ghost Towns: History, attractions, landmarks, architecture, monuments, museums, cemeteries, bridges, parks, vintage & contemporary images, area destinations, hotels, and forum.

    County Seat - Paint Rock
    Book Hotel Here - San Angelo Hotels
  • Eden
  • Eola
  • Loveless ghost town
  • Lowake
  • Millersview
  • Paint Rock County Seat
  • Ruth ghost town

  • Concho County Vintage Maps
    TX Concho County 1907 Postal Map
    Concho County 1907 postal map
    From Texas state map #2090
    Courtesy Texas General Land Office
    TX Concho County 1920s Map
    Concho County 1920s map
    From Texas state map #10749
    Courtesy Texas General Land Office
    TX Concho County 1940s Map
    Concho County 1940s map
    From Texas state map #4335
    Courtesy Texas General Land Office
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