Abilene, Texas

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Abilene, Texas
Ceety
Ceety o Abilene
Dountoun Abilene in 2015
Dountoun Abilene in 2015
Banner o Abilene, Texas
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Location in the state o Texas
Location in the state o Texas
Coordinates: 32°27′N 99°45′W / 32.450°N 99.750°W / 32.450; -99.750Coordinates: 32°27′N 99°45′W / 32.450°N 99.750°W / 32.450; -99.750
Kintra  Unitit States
State  Texas
Counties Taylor
Jones
Settled 1881[1]
Incorporatit (toun) 1881[1]
Coonty Seat 1883[1]
Named for Abilene, Kansas[1]
Coonty Seat Taylor Coonty
Govrenment
 • Teep Cooncil-Manager
 • Ceety Cooncil Mayor Norm Archibald
Shane Price
Bruce Kreitler
Anthony Williams
Jay Hardaway
Kyle McAlister
Steve Savage
 • Ceety Manager Robert Hanna
Aurie
 • Ceety 286.5 km2 (110.6 sq mi)
 • Laund 272.3 km2 (105.1 sq mi)
 • Watter 14.2 km2 (5.5 sq mi)
Elevation 524 m (1,719 ft)
Population (2010)[2]
 • Ceety 117,063
 • Estimate (2013)[2] 120,099
 • Density 429.9/km2 (1,113/sq mi)
 • Urban 107,041
 • Metro 165,252
 • Demonym Abilenian
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Simmer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 79600-79699
Aurie code(s) 325
FIPS code 48-01000[3]
GNIS featur ID 1329173[4]
Wabsteid abilenetx.com

Abilene is a ceety in Taylor an Jones coonties in wast central Texas, Unitit States.

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  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 Hoiberg, Dale H., ed. (2010). "Abilene". Encyclopedia Britannica. I: A-ak Bayes (15th ed.). Chicago, IL: Encyclopedia Britannica Inc. pp. 32–33. ISBN 978-1-59339-837-8. 
  2. 2.0 2.1 "State and County Quick Facts". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved January 6, 2015. 
  3. "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  4. "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  5. Coe, Andre (25 April 2000). "Abilene gives Western farewell to delegates from new sister city". Abilene Reporter-News. Retrieved 21 September 2013.