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Texas Lindale, TX

Lindale

State Texas
City Lindale
Latitude/Longitude 32.51, -95.41
Land Area 4 mi2

Population 204,665

Bordering Cities
Tyler, Dallas, Fort Worth

Counties
Smith County

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Texas is the second-largest U.S. state by both area and population, and the largest state in the contiguous United States. The name, meaning "friends" or "allies" in Caddo, was applied by the Spanish to the Caddo themselves and to the region of their settlement in East Texas. Located in the South Central United States, Texas is bordered by Mexico to the south, New Mexico to the west, Oklahoma to the north, Arkansas to the northeast, and Louisiana to the east. Texas has an area of 262,000 square miles, and a growing population of over 25 million residents.

Houston is the largest city in Texas and the fourth-largest in the United States, while San Antonio is the second largest in the state and seventh largest in the United States. Dallas-Fort Worth and Greater Houston are the fourth and sixth largest United States metropolitan areas, respectively. Other major cities include El Paso and Austin-the state capital. Texas is nicknamed the Lone Star State to signify Texas as an independent republic and as a reminder of the state's struggle for independence from Mexico. The "Lone Star" can be found on the Texas State Flag and on the Texas State Seal today.

Due to its size and geologic features such as the Balcones Fault, Texas contains diverse landscapes that resemble both the American South and Southwest. Although Texas is popularly associated with the Southwestern deserts, less than 10% of the land area is desert. Most of the population centers are located in areas of former prairies, grasslands, forests, and the coastline. Traveling from east to west, one can observe terrain that ranges from coastal swamps and piney woods, to rolling plains and rugged hills, and finally the desert and mountains of the Big Bend.

The term "six flags over Texas" came from the several nations that had ruled over the territory. Spain was the first European country to claim the area of Texas. France held a short-lived colony in Texas. Mexico controlled the territory until 1836 when Texas won its independence, becoming an independent Republic. In 1845 it joined the United States as the 28th state. The state's annexation set off a chain of events that caused the Mexican-American War in 1846. A slave state, Texas declared its secession from the United States in early 1861, joining the Confederate States of America during the American Civil War. After the war and its restoration to the Union, Texas entered a long period of economic stagnation.

One Texas industry that thrived after the Civil War was cattle. Due to its long history as a center of the industry, Texas is associated with the image of the cowboy. The state's economic fortunes changed in the early 20th century, when oil discoveries initiated an economic boom in the state. With strong investments in universities, Texas developed a diversified economy and high tech industry in the mid-20th century. As of 2010 it shares the top of the list of the most Fortune 500 companies with California at fifty-seven. With a growing base of industry, the state leads in many industries, including agriculture, petrochemicals, energy, computers and electronics, aerospace, and biomedical sciences. It leads the nation in export revenue since 2002 and has the second-highest gross state product. Texas' GDP per capita (nominally) is ranked twenty-ninth in the nation, which is below the national average.


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Displaying 1-13 of 13 listings near Lindale, Texas


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Arbor Place Baptist Church Mission

Wayne Bare
P.o.box 37
Van, TX 75790
(903) 963-1573

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Central Baptist Church

Gale Galloway
103 S Henry St
Lindale, TX 75771
(903) 882-3179

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Emmanuel Temple Baptist Church

8428 Fm 779
Alba, TX 75410
(903) 765-2050

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Faith Baptist Church

None None
P.O. Box 696
Brownsboro, TX 75756
(903) 852-4129
faithbaptistbrownsboro.org

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First Baptist Church

Mike Rice
Hwy 64 P.O. Box 448
Arp, TX 75750
(903) 859-6791

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First Baptist Church

Art Davison
11075 Stuart St P.O. Box 256
Brownsboro, TX 75756
(903) 852-3111

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First Baptist Church Of Overton

206 N Rusk St
Overton, TX 75684

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Forest Grove Baptist Church

Mike Matlock
21762 Forest Grove Dr P.O. Box 416
Chandler, TX 75758
(903) 849-2378

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Lake Fork Baptist Church

Perry Crisp
9483 W Fm 515
Alba, TX 75410
(903) 473-9523

Miracle Faith Baptist Church

Jimmy Shedd
PO Box 312
Emory, TX 75440

North Eunice Baptist Mission

Wiley Bennett
3400 Old Jacksonville Rd
Tyler, TX 75701
(903) 581-2333

Timberline Baptist Camp

Doug Crawford
15363 FM 849
Lindale, TX 75771
(903) 882-3183
timberlinecamp.com

West Erwin Street Baptist Church

Lloyd McCaskill
3100 W Erwin St
Tyler, TX 75702

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