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George West
Live Oak County, Texas

ZipCodes
78022




Page Contents for George West, Texas

Statistics & Facts

Location

History & History-related items

City Attractions

Government

Chamber of Commerce.

Libraries.



Statistics & Facts

The Texas state capital is Austin.
The population of George West is approximately 2,586 1990, 2445 2010.
The approximate number of families is 1,013 1990, 847 2010.
The amount of land area in George West is 4.923 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0 sq kilometers.
The distance from George West to Washington DC is 1455 miles.
The distance to the Texas state capital is 137 miles. (as the crow flies)
George West is positioned 28.33 degrees north of the equator and 98.11 degrees west of the prime meridian.

Location

midway between Choke Canyon Reservoir and Lake Corpus Christi.
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History & History Related Items

In 1915, George Washington West set out to build a town on the site jof his ranch. He built a courthouse, school and a hotel and then sold thousand of acres of land to others. Many original settlers have descendants in the area today.
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Attractions

Annual George West Storyfest
13th year in 2001
In November each year.
Held at the Live Oak County Courthouse Square
More information: 512-449-2481
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George West City Government

Live Oak County Courthouse
Courthouse
George West, TX 78022
Phone: 512-449-2733

George West Chamber

Chamber Of Commerce
Highway 281 in the historic Buck West House
P.O. Box 359
George West, TX 78022
Phone: 512-449-2033

George West Organizations

Chamber Of Commerce
Highway 281 in the historic Buck West House
P.O. Box 359
George West, TX 78022
Phone: 512-449-2033

George West Libraries

Live Oak County Library
402 Houston St
George West, TX 78022
Phone: 512-449-1124

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