Deep East Texas Council of Governments

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Deep East Texas Council of Governments
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Map of Texas highlighting counties served by the Deep East Texas Council of Governments
Formation 1967
Type Voluntary association of governments
Region served
9,906 sq mi (25,660 km2)
Membership
12 counties
Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
2000 355,862 —    
2006 368,675 +3.6%
Source: [1]

The Deep East Texas Council of Government (DETCOG) is a voluntary association of cities, counties and special districts in Deep East Texas.

Based in Jasper, the Deep East Texas Council of Governments is a member of the Texas Association of Regional Councils.

Counties served[edit]

Largest cities in the region[edit]

City 2000 Population [2]
Lufkin 32,709
Nacogdoches 29,914
Jasper 8,247
Crockett 7,141
Center 5,678
Diboll 5,470
Livingston 5,433

References[edit]

  1. ^ Total Population Estimates for Texas Councils of Governments Archived December 7, 2007, at the Wayback Machine. - Texas State Data Center.
  2. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on 2013-09-11. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 

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