Lufkin, Nacogdoches see moderate growth in 2010

LUFKIN, TX (KTRE) - LUFKIN, Texas (KTRE) - The long-awaited 2010 Census figures are in, with Angelina and Nacogdoches counties seeing moderate growth.

City of Nacogdoches officials aimed for a population of 30,000, and they hit it with nearly 3,000 to spare, with a count of 32,996, a 10.3 percent increase.

Nacogdoches County population rose 9 percent, to 64,524. Angelina County population rose 8.3 percent to 86,771.

The Lufkin population is up 7.2 percent, to 35,067.

More information on Thursday's Census release can be found at the bureau's Fact Finder Web site.

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