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Encyclopedia > Conroe, Texas
Location of Conroe, Texas

The city of Conroe is the county seatGR6 of Montgomery County in the U.S. state of Texas within the Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown metropolitan area. As of the 2000 U.S. Census, the city had a total population of 36,811 (though a 2004 estimate placed the population at 43,402). Image File history File links Adapted from Wikipedias TX county maps by Seth Ilys. ... The following is a list of sources used in the creation of Wikipedia articles on various geographic topics and locations, such as cities, counties, states, and countries. ... Montgomery County is a county located in the U.S. state of Texas within the Houston–Sugar Land–Baytown Metropolitan Area. ... A state of the United States (U.S. state) is any one of the fifty states, four of which officially favor the term commonwealth which, along with the District of Columbia, form the United States of America. ... Official language(s) None. ... Houston Houston metropolitan area from space. ... This article is about the year 2000. ... The U.S. Census is mandated by the United States Constitution. ... It has been designated the: International Year of Rice (by the United Nations) International Year to Commemorate the Struggle against Slavery and its Abolition (by UNESCO) 2004 World Health Day topic was Road Safety (by World Health Organization) Year of the Monkey (by the Chinese calendar) See the world in...

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Geography

Conroe is located at 30°18'58" North, 95°27'32" West (30.316124, -95.458801)GR1. The following is a list of sources used in the creation of Wikipedia articles on various geographic topics and locations, such as cities, counties, states, and countries. ...


According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 98.1 km² (37.9 mi²). 97.9 km² (37.8 mi²) of it is land and 0.2 km² (0.1 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 0.21% water. The United States Census Bureau (officially Bureau of the Census) is a part of the United States Department of Commerce. ... Square kilometre (US spelling: Square kilometer), symbol km², is an SI unit of surface area. ... A square mile is an Imperial unit of area equal to that of a square with sides each 1 statute mile (5,280 feet, 1,760 yards, 1,609. ...


Demographics

As of the censusGR2 of 2000, there were 36,811 people, 13,145 households, and 8,728 families residing in the city. The population density was 376.1/km² (974.1/mi²). There were 14,378 housing units at an average density of 146.9/km² (380.5/mi²). The racial makeup of the city was 71.16% White, 11.13% African American, 0.40% Native American, 0.95% Asian, 0.05% Pacific Islander, 13.38% from other races, and 2.93% from two or more races. 32.62% of the population were Hispanic or Latino of any race. A census is the process of obtaining information about every member of a population (not necessarily a human population). ... The following is a list of sources used in the creation of Wikipedia articles on various geographic topics and locations, such as cities, counties, states, and countries. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ...


There were 13,145 households out of which 35.3% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 47.5% were married couples living together, 13.5% had a female householder with no husband present, and 33.6% are classified as non-families by the United States Census Bureau. Of 13,145 households, 643 are unmarried partner households: 582 heterosexual, 32 same-sex male, and 29 same-sex female households. 27.2% of all households were made up of individuals and 9.5% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.73 and the average family size was 3.33. The examples and perspective in this article or section may not represent a worldwide view. ... The United States Census Bureau (officially Bureau of the Census) is a part of the United States Department of Commerce. ...


In the city the population was spread out with 28.1% under the age of 18, 13.4% from 18 to 24, 31.6% from 25 to 44, 17.3% from 45 to 64, and 9.7% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 29 years. For every 100 females there were 101.2 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 98.9 males.


The median income for a household in the city was $34,123, and the median income for a family was $37,201. Males had a median income of $29,468 versus $23,025 for females. The per capita income for the city was $16,841. 19.3% of the population and 15.0% of families were below the poverty line. 26.3% of those under the age of 18 and 11.8% of those 65 and older were living below the poverty line. The per capita income for a group of people may be defined as their total personal income, divided by the total population. ... Map of countries showing percentage of population who have an income below the national poverty line The poverty line is the level of income below which one cannot afford to purchase all the resources one requires to live. ...


Education

Students in Conroe attend schools within the Conroe Independent School District. The city is also served by North Harris Montgomery Community College District. Conroe Independent School District (CISD) is a school district based in Conroe, Texas. ... North Harris Montgomery Community College District (NHMCCD) is a community college system based in Montgomery County, Texas. ...


The city also has the Central Library of the Montgomery County Memorial Library System. Montgomery County Memorial Library System is a public library system in Montgomery County, Texas. ...


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Handbook of Texas Online: (1652 words)
Conroe, the county seat of Montgomery County, is on Interstate Highway 45 at the junction of the Union Pacific and the Burlington Northern Santa Fe railroads, seven miles southeast of Lake Conroe in central Montgomery County.
The Conroe school district, rescued from financial distress by the discovery of oil within its boundaries, became one of the wealthiest in the state, and its enrollment began to grow rapidly.
The population grew to 27,610 by 1990 and to 36,811 by 2000.
Residential Communities in Conroe and Montgomery, Texas (526 words)
Isaac Conroe was born in New Jersey in 1835, when the Texas Revolution was in its infancy.
Army Captain Isaac Conroe became a lumberman and was constructing a 2-½ mile wooden tram to link his lumber mill with the north-south International and Great Northern Rail road.
Today Conroe is one of the fastest growing areas in the state and offers its residents and visitors a wealth of history, affordable housing, and family oriented communities and outstanding entertainment year round.
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