New Academy Sports + Outdoors location now open

College Station's new, bigger Academy Sports + Outdoors opened its doors June 23, just about a mile south on Texas 6 from its previous location.

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Population estimate (May 2017)

3.2%

Unemployment rate (Nov. 2016)

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