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Killeen, Texas

Killeen Texas
Full nameKilleen, Texas
Official nameKilleen, Texas
Settlement typeCity
CountryUS United States
StateTexas Texas
City CouncilMayor Timothy L. Hancock
Larry Cole
Scott Cosper
Billy C. Workman
Kenny Wells
Juan Rivera
Terry Clark
Michael R. Lower
City ManagerVacant
Total Area55.89|area_land_sq_mi=55.88|area_water_sq_mi=0.1 sq mi (144.8 km2)
Land Area55.88|area_water_sq_mi=0.1 sq mi (144.7 km2)
Water Area0.1 sq mi (0.3 km2)
Elevation827 ft (252.1 m)
Total Population140259 (2011)
Density (pop.)949.1/km2 (2458.9/sq mi)
Other information
Time zoneCentral (CST) (UTC-6)
- Summer (DST)CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes76540-76549
Area code254
FIPS code48-39148 
GNIS feature ID1360642 

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Killeen is a city in Bell County, Texas, The United States. The population was 86,911 at the 2000 census. As of 2009, Killeen had 119,510 people. In 2010 Killeen's population shot to 127,921. It is a "principal city" of the Killeen - Temple - Fort Hood Metropolitan Statistical Area.

Killeen is directly adjacent to the main cantonment of Fort Hood, and as such its economy heavily depends on the post and the soldiers (and their families) stationed there.

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