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Joshua is a city in Johnson County, Texas, United States. The population was 5,574 as of 2006. The proper pronunciation of the city is for the last syllable to have an "uh" sound, as opposed to a "aye". This fact is disputed by local elderly who refuse such pronunciation. William Leech West, a Confederate veteran born in Alabama, but thereafter from Mississippi, brought his family to Texas during Reconstruction. He owned a large farm to the east of the town of Caddo Grove, along the Chisholm Trail. Family legend says that upon arriving in Texas, he temporarily left his wife and children safely in the wagon yards in Fort Worth and rode a horse south. His intent was to find an area where there were no fences. He journeyed for several days until he found the area he liked near the geograph... (from wikipedia)

General Information
Johnson County14,447 Population (as of 2000)
Texas State17,341 Population (current)
50.1 Square Miles of Land2.0 Average Persons Per Household (as of 2000)
0.1 Square Miles of Water$90,900 Average House Value (as of 2000)
$44,761 Average House Income (as of 2000)

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157 Number of Businesses (as of 2003)$5,256,000 Total First Quarter Payroll (as of 2003)
1,184 Number of Employees (as of 2003)$22,873,000 Total Annual Payroll (as of 2003)

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