Cochise County

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Cochise County, Arizona

1415 W Melody Ln
Bisbee, AZ 85603
Phone: (520) 432-9200
Fax: (520) 432-5016
www.co.cochise.az.us

In southeastern corner of AZ; organized Feb 1, 1881 (prior to statehood) from Pima County. Name Origin: For the famous Chiricahua Apache chief (c. 1812-74), who conducted raids against the U.S. after brutal treatment by U.S. Army officers and surrendered in 1871

Area (sq mi):: 6218.77 (land 6169.45; water 49.32) Population per square mile: 20.40
Population 2005: 126,106 State rank: 7 Population change: 2000-20005 7.10%; 1990-2000 20.60% Population 2000: 117,755 (White 60.10%; Black or African American 4.50%; Hispanic or Latino 30.70%; Asian 1.60%; Other 17.20%). Foreign born: 12.30%. Median age: 36.90
Income 2000: per capita $15,988; median household $32,105; Population below poverty level: 17.70% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $19,734-$23,217
Unemployment (2004): 5.00% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.40% Median travel time to work: 19.80 minutes Working outside county of residence: 6.60%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Sierra Vista (40,820)
  • Douglas (16,706)

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    Aurelio Resource Corporation (OTCBB:AULO) is pleased to announce continuing results from the Company's current drilling program at the North Courtland Area within its wholly owned Hill Copper Project, located in the Courtland and Turquoise Mining Districts of Cochise County, Arizona.
    66 acres of prime mining claims (MFH Property) in Cochise County, Arizona as well as future acquisitions of prime targeted properties.
    Warnaars, President & CEO of Aurelio Resource Corporation (OTCBB:AULO), is pleased to announce further results from the Company's drilling program in the North Hill Area of its wholly owned Hill Copper Project, located in the Courtland and Turquoise Mining Districts of Cochise County, Arizona.
    66 acres of prime mining property claims in Cochise County, Arizona as well as future acquisitions of prime targeted properties.
    Aurelio has also acquired an extensive exploration database covering much of the historical results from the Turquoise Mining District, Cochise County, Arizona, where the Hill Copper Project is located, including drilling logs and assay results of 274 holes drilled by ten different companies (including Santa Fe Pacific Mining, ASARCO and Kennecott Copper) between the early 1950s and the mid-1990s.
    Newmont also made available an extensive exploration file of the Turquoise Mountain Mining District, Cochise County, Arizona, where the Hill Copper project is located including the logs and assay results of 274 holes, drilled by ten different companies between the 1950's to the late 1980's.
    GAIA is in the process of applying to the state of Arizona for the assignment of title to the MFH Property in Cochise County, Arizona.
    The following is a review of progress to date at the Company's wholly owned Hill Copper-Zinc Project in Cochise County, Arizona.
    The Board of Directors of Aurelio Resource Corporation (the "Company") (OTCBB: AULO) (Frankfurt: F3RA) is pleased to announce additional results (see News Releases #07-12 and #07-13) from the Company's ongoing drilling program in the South Courtland Area of its wholly owned Hill Copper-Zinc Project, located in the Turquoise Mining District of Cochise County, Arizona.
    Aurelio Resource Corporation (OTCBB:AULO) (FWB:F3RA) is pleased to announce further results from the Company's drilling program in the South Courtland Area of its wholly-owned Hill Copper-Zinc Project, located in the Turquoise Mining District of Cochise County, Arizona, 1000 feet north of the MAN area.
    June 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Nord Resources Corporation (NYSE: NRD) announced today that it had acquired the Johnson Camp Mine, Cochise County, Arizona, which is currently being operated on a maintenance basis.
    Aurelio Resource Corporation (OTCBB: AULO) (FWB: F3RA) today announced results from recent exploratory drilling between the MAN and South Courtland areas of the Company's wholly owned Hill Copper-Zinc Project, located in the Turquoise Mining District, Cochise County, Arizona.