Ellis County, Texas

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Ellis County is a county located in the U.S. state of Texas. In 2008, its population was 148,186. It forms part of the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex. It is named for Richard Ellis, president of the convention that produced the Texas Declaration of Independence. The seat of the county is Waxahachie[1]. It was founded in 1849.

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Geography

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 952 square miles (2,465.7 km2), of which 940 square miles (2,434.6 km2) is land and 12 square miles (31.1 km2) (1.23%) is water.

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