Terrell, Texas






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A Taste of Terrell, Texas

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DID YOU KNOW THESE FACTS ABOUT TERRELL?

  1. Terrell is a city in Kaufman County, Texas, United States. As of the 2010 census, the city population was 15,816. Terrell is located 32 miles east of Dallas.

  2. Heritage Jubilee, held the third weekend in April at Ben Gill Park, is a celebration for the whole family. Events include a BBQ cook-off, museum tours, arts & crafts exhibition, carnival, live music, a quilt show, an auto show, and other special attractions.

  3. Jamie Foxx, an actor, was raised in Terrell. Foxx graduated from Terrell High School in 1986 along with Cynthea Rhodes, a member of the USA Track & Field team in the 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta. Joe Doucet a notable American designer graduated shortly thereafter in 1988. Terrell High School has also graduated four NFL players which are: Brice McCain, who was drafted in the NFL by the Houston Texans; C.J. Wilson, who is currently playing for the Carolina Panthers; and Kenoy Kennedy, who played for the Denver Broncos and Detroit Lions; and Darius Johnson who played for the Denver Broncos.

  4. The median income for a household in the city was $33,036, and the median income for a family was $40,148. Males had a median income of $29,826 versus $21,753 for females. The per capita income for the city was $16,405. About 15.7% of families and 19.7% of the population were below the poverty line, including 28.1% of those under age 18 and 13.9% of those age 65 or over.

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Demographics of Terrell, Texas

By Race

White

Black

Native American

Asian

Hispanic

Total Population

55.36%

32.24%

0.36%

0.56%

17.57%

Because Hispanics could be counted in other races, the totals above could possibly be more than 100%. If you would like a detailed listing of all ethnic groups in the U.S., please Click Here.

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Famous Blacks from Terrell, Texas

     
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Businesses in Terrell, Texas


A small percentage of the businesses listed on BlackCityInfo.com may not necessarily be black owned and operated but have received favorable reviews from users who have visited the establishment, or from the owners themselves who warmly seek out African American patronage.


BLACK BUSINESSES - SERVICES - VENDORS ETC.

  1. Law Offices of Houston M. Smith, P.C. -  Category: Legal Services -  Professional Legal Services  - 210 East Moore Avenue, Terrell, Texas 75160  - (visit website)

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DINING - CATERING - BBQ - SOUL FOOD

  1. Hungry Hunters Soulfood -  Category: Soul Food Restaurants -   802 S Adelaide St. Terrell, TX 75160 (972) 551-2073

  2. Jones BBQ -  Category: Barbeque -   15494 State Hwy 205 - Terrell, TX 75160 (214) 562-5483

  3. Kountry Kitchen -  Category: Soul Food Restaurants -   118 E Moore Ave. Terrell, TX 75160 (972) 563-2176

  4. MS Helen Old Fashioned Bar-B-Q -  Category: Barbeque -   301 West Grove Street, Terrell, TX 75160 (972) 551-4224

  5. Soulman's Bar B Que -  Category: Barbeque -   1081 FM 148, Terrell, TX 75160-9302 (972) 551-2334 - (visit website)

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CITY VIDEO CONNECTION


Jamie Foxx was presented a key to the City from Terrell Mayor Hal Richards on Sept 26, 2009. Jamie Foxx Day in Terrell, Texas. This is a short part of Jamies speech about growing up in Terrell.

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CHURCHES



  1. Holy Temple Church of God in Christ -  926 South Adelaide Street, Terrell, TX 75160-4502 (972) 524-4034

  2. Rose Hill Church-God In Christ -  1250 Rose Hill Road, Terrell, TX 75160 (972) 563-9790

  3. Solid Rock Church of God -  703 Gilbert Street, Terrell, TX 75160-4653 (972) 932-2181

  4. St James AME Church -  504 S Rockwall St Terrell, TX 75160 (972) 551-0211

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ENTERTAINMENT



  1. Carson & Barnes Circus -  Category: Family Entertainment -  The world's biggest big-top show!   - Lions Club Park 110 Pool Rd. Terrell, Texas (888) 706-0011 -  (visit website)

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ANNUAL EVENTS



  1. Nucor’s Annual “Cooking for the Cure” Cook-off
    (September)  Event Location: Terrell, TX, 75160

    All are welcome.


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