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The Texas state capital is Austin.
The population of Coahoma is approximately 925 (2004), 817 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 440 (1990), 323 (2010).
The amount of land area in Coahoma is 3.119 sq. kilometers.
The amount of land area in Coahoma is 1.2 sq. miles.
The amount of surface water is 0 sq kilometers.
The distance from Coahoma to Washington DC is 1488 miles.
The distance to the Texas state capital is 253 miles. (as the crow flies)
Coahoma is positioned 32.29 degrees north of the equator and 101.30 degrees west of the prime meridian.
Coahoma elevation is 2,427 feet above sea level.
Coahoma median income is $ 35,962 (2000).
The Coahoma median home price is $ 39,200 (2000).


in west-central Texas about 58 miles from Midland. Other nearby communities include Big Spring, Forsan, Westbrook, Colorado City, Ackerly, Stanton, Sterling and Snyder.
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Coahoma Historical Events

1997, August 28
Coahoma, TX was once the home of one the greatest coaches to college football. Spyke Dikes is the head football coach of the Texas Tech Red Raiders one of the top teams in the Big Twelve Conference along with The University of Texas, Baylor University, and, Texas A&M. He coached at Coahoma in the sixties leading them to the state finals in Austin. After an A&M game at Tech a fan said "that had to be the best football game of your career." "No, the best game of my career was at Coahoma when we beat Aspermont High ranked number one, there were 1200 seats and 2400 people at the game, it doesn't get any better than that." Coahoma


The population of Coahoma was:
1990 - 1,133
2000 - 932
2004 - 925 (estimate)

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