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76301, 76302, 76303, 76304, 76305, 76306, 76308, 76309, 76310

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The population of Wichita Falls is approximately 104,197 (2000), 104553 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 41,916 (2000), 38454 (2010).

The amount of land area in Wichita Falls is 140.197 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0 sq kilometers.
The distance from Wichita Falls to Washington DC is 1300 miles. The distance to the Texas state capital is 251 miles. (as the crow flies)
Wichita Falls is positioned 33.89 degrees north of the equator and 98.51 degrees west of the prime meridian.

Wichita Falls elevation is 946 feet above sea level.
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Wichita Falls location: northwest of Fort Worth, just south of the Oklahoma border and Lawton, Oklahoma.

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The weather in Wichita Falls is moderate. Here is a Here is a page with Wichita Falls history and more.
The founding of Wichita Falls: 1882, September 27
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Wichita Falls attractions:

Wichita Falls Museum and Art Center
2 Eureka Circle
Wichita Falls, Texas 76308
Phone: 940-692-0923
Fax: 940-692-5358
Both permanent and changing exhibits may be seen at the museum as well as a planetarium.

Sheppard Air Force Base
Home of the 82nd Training Wing and the 80th Flying Training Wing.

Wichita Falls Waterfall and River Trails
The falls are 54 feet high and between 35 & 45 feet wide. The water is re-circulated by a pump. The area has four miles of lighted walking trails which run from the falls to Lucy Park.

Wichita County History Museum
720 Indiana
Wichita Falls, Texas

Red River Speedway
1633 FM Road 369
Wichita Falls, Texas
Phone: 800-722-3250
a quarter-mile racing track with asphalt surface and lighting.

Wichita Falls Railroad Museum
500 9th Street
P.O. Box 4242
Wichita Falls, Texas 76308
Phone: 940-723-2661
This museum is at the site of the former Union Stationhouse. See railroad cars of all types and equipment from six Texas railroads. Other exhibits and artifacts about Railroads may also be viewed.

Fire & Police Museum
Avenue H and Giddings
Wichita Falls, Texas
Phone: 940-767-2412
This museum is housed in a restored 1925 fire station with thousands of fire memorabilia and artifacts. Please call ahead for hours of operation.

Lake Arrowhead State Park
Phone: 940-528-2211
a 524 acre park with campsites, restrooms, showers, boating with ramps, fishing, swimming and other water-related activities. It is about 14 miles south of Wichita Falls

Kell House Museum
900 Bluff Street
Wichita Falls, Texas
Phone: 940-723-0623
This home is both a National and State historic landmark and has been restored with original family furnishings. It was the home of the Frank Kell family. Guided tours are available.

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