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The population of Troy is approximately 1,365 (2005), 1645 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 546 (1990), 617 (2010).

The amount of land area in Troy is 10.53 sq. kilometers.
The amount of land area in Troy is 3.6 sq. miles.
The amount of surface water is 0 sq kilometers.
The distance from Troy to Washington DC is 1297 miles. The distance to the Texas state capital is 66 miles. (as the crow flies)
Troy is positioned 31.19 degrees north of the equator and 97.30 degrees west of the prime meridian.

Troy elevation is 666 feet above sea level.
Troy median income is $44,700 (2005).

The Troy median home price is $72,000 (2005).

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Troy location: in eastern Texas about nine miles from Temple and about 70 miles from Austin. It is about 116 miles from Dallas. Other nearby communities include Bruceville-Eddy, Moody, Morgan's Point Resort, Lorena, Belton, Little River-Academy and McGregor.

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Troy average annual precipitation is 35.8 inches per year.
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Troy history:

Troy began sometime after 1882 as it built up around a railway station. About two miles away was another community called Troy. It became known as Old Troy and the new community as New Troy. Both communities were around for many years. New Troy grew to about 250 residents by 1884 with a number of businesses and establishments. Unfortunately, a tornado hit in 1886 but the town was able to bounce back. Troy became known as a shipping point for much of the area’s ranchers and farmers.

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