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Basic Information
Type of PlaceCounty
Metro Area?County
Politics c. 1860?
Unions, Organized Labor?

Sundown Town Status
Confirmed Sundown Town?Probable
Year of Greatest Interest
Was there an ordinance?Don't Know
Sign?Don't Know
Still Sundown?Probably

Census Information
TotalWhiteBlackAsianNativeHispanicOtherBHshld
1860
1870
1880
18909,9506
190012,5387
191010,61210
192011,19910
193010,5640
194010,8810
19508,6850
19605,9631
1970
1980
19907,6660
20008,608122

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Main Ethnic Group(s).
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Group(s) Excluded
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Comments
Socialist Stephen C. Seys wrote to Southern Tenant Farmers' Union requesting two men and specified whites: "Not that I have anything against a man just because his skin is Black. But this is a white county."
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