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Collin County, Texas


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Statistics & Facts

The Texas state capital is Austin.
The population of Melissa is approximately 557 (1990), 4695 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 250 (1990), 1512 (2010).
The amount of land area in Melissa is 4.173 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0 sq kilometers.
The distance from Melissa to Washington DC is 1205 miles.
The distance to the Texas state capital is 216 miles. (as the crow flies)
Melissa is positioned 33.28 degrees north of the equator and 96.57 degrees west of the prime meridian.

History & History Related Items

Great history site for Melissa with a historical record of the 1921 Cyclone that destroyed the town along with news photos and articles of that day. There is also an aerial photo from 1984 of Melissa.
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