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Hood County, Texas

US county information
NameHood County
US Area
Total Area437 sq mi (1131.8 km2)
Land Area422 sq mi (1093 km2)
Water Area15 sq mi (38.9 km2)
Population41100 (2000)
Density38/km2 (98.4/sq mi)

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Hood County is a county located on the Edwards Plateau in the U.S. state of Texas. In 2000, the population was 41,100. Its seat is Granbury . Hood County is named for John Bell Hood, a Confederate lieutenant general and the commander of Hood's Texas Brigade.

Hood County is part of the Granbury, Texas, Micropolitan Statistical Area, which includes Somervell County, as well as the Dallas Fort Worth metroplex.

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