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Careers, Jobs and Education Resources for: Abilene, TX

 
Abilene (pronounced /ˈæbəliːn/ "ABBA-leen") is a city in Jones and Taylor Counties in the central part of the U.S. state of Texas. The population was 115,930 at the 2000 census. It is the principal city of the Abilene Metropolitan Statistical Area, which had a 2006 estimated population of 158,063. It is the county seat of Taylor County. Dyess Air Force Base is located to the west of the city. Abilene is located off Interstate 20, between exits 279 on its western edge and 292 on the east. Abilene is 150 miles (240 km) west of Fort Worth, Texas. The city is looped by I-20 to the north, US 83/84 on the west, and Loop 322 to the east. A railroad divides the city down the center into north and south. The historic downtown area is on the north side of the railroad. The fastest-growing section... (from wikipedia)
 
 
 

 
General Information
Taylor County118,088 Population (as of 2000)
Texas State119,286 Population (current)
433.7 Square Miles of Land2.0 Average Persons Per Household (as of 2000)
6.2 Square Miles of Water$63,600 Average House Value (as of 2000)
$34,361 Average House Income (as of 2000)

Business Information
3,172 Number of Businesses (as of 2003)$247,845,000 Total First Quarter Payroll (as of 2003)
45,881 Number of Employees (as of 2003)$1,034,974,000 Total Annual Payroll (as of 2003)

Gender (as of 2000)
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Ethnicity (as of 2000)
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Median Ages (as of 2000)
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