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Giddings

Lee County,

Texas

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The Texas state capital is Austin.


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78942

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Statistics & Facts

The population of Giddings is approximately 4,355 (1995), 4881 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 1,754 (1990), 1645 (2010).

The amount of land area in Giddings is 13.334 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0.079 sq kilometers.
The distance from Giddings to Washington DC is 1308 miles. The distance to the Texas state capital is 50 miles. (as the crow flies)
Giddings is positioned 30.18 degrees north of the equator and 96.92 degrees west of the prime meridian.

Giddings elevation is 465 feet above sea level.
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Location

Giddings location: located in south central Texas, between the metropolitan areas of Houston and Austin. Giddings is about 50 miles from Austin and 120 miles from San Antonio. It is just 100 miles from Houston.

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Climate & Weather

Giddings average annual precipitation is 35.88 inches per year.
Giddings average temperature is 67 degrees F.
The average low temperature is 38 degrees F.
The average high temperature is 96 degrees F.
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Giddings history:

Giddings was laid out as a town on April 15,1871 and was named for J. D. Giddings, pioneer Brenham citizen and stockholder in the Houston and Texas Central Railroad. It became county seat in 1874 when Lee County was established.
The founding of Giddings: 1871
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Attractions

Giddings attractions:

Giddings is the County Seat of Lee County.

Giddings/Lee County Fair held each year in May.

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Economy & Industry

Giddings economy: agriculture, industry, minerals and tourism. The major agriculture product for the area is peanuts.
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