Colorado County


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Colorado County, Texas

PO Box 68
Columbus, TX 78934
Phone: (979) 732-2155
Fax: (979) 732-8852
www.co.colorado.tx.us

In east-central TX, west of Houston; original county; organized Mar 17, 1836 (prior to statehood) from Old Mexican Municipality. Name Origin: For the Colorado River, which flows through it; Spanish 'reddish brown' for the color of its waters from the soil and rocks on its banks

Area (sq mi):: 973.59 (land 962.95; water 10.64) Population per square mile: 21.50
Population 2005: 20,736 State rank: 111 Population change: 2000-20005 1.70%; 1990-2000 10.90% Population 2000: 20,390 (White 64.60%; Black or African American 14.80%; Hispanic or Latino 19.70%; Asian 0.20%; Other 12.20%). Foreign born: 7.90%. Median age: 39.30
Income 2000: per capita $16,910; median household $32,425; Population below poverty level: 16.20% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $23,550-$24,243
Unemployment (2004): 5.10% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.30% Median travel time to work: 26.20 minutes Working outside county of residence: 28.80%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Mr Sandy spoke about developments in Burleson's Heintschel Field Project in Colorado County, Texas, as well as its other projects to an invite-only audience of high net-worth investors.
Colorado County wealth values are below state and national averages.
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There are several existing candidates within the Colorado County 3D project area, plus newly acquired prospects elsewhere in Colorado County and Wharton County, as well as new prospects expected to be generated by the 1K3D project in which BUR has a 38% right to acquire, at no cost, 1000 sq miles of data from a large 2D and 3D seismic data base covering much of the Gulf Coast.
Colorado County wealth values are well below the state and national averages.
It was planned as an appraisal well in the Heintschel field in Colorado County, Texas.
Copano will gather gas into its recently completed 36-mile, 24-inch DK Pipeline in DeWitt and Karnes counties and will provide fully integrated services for both natural gas and natural gas liquids at its Houston Central Complex located in Colorado County, TX.
The larger area economy in the predominately rural Colorado County has traditionally relied on agribusiness, mineral production, and oil and gas servicing and equipment manufacturing.
The well is part of an appraisal program of the Heintschel field, which was discovered by Burleson and its partners in Colorado County, Texas, in 2010.

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