Daniels County


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Daniels County, Montana

213 Main St
Scobey, MT 59263
Phone: (406) 487-5561
Fax: (406) 487-5583
www.scobey.org

On the northeastern border of MT; organized Aug 30, 1920 from Sheridan and Valley counties. Name Origin: For Mansfield A. Daniels, an early rancher and storekeeper

Area (sq mi):: 1426.52 (land 1426.09; water 0.43) Population per square mile: 1.30
Population 2005: 1,836 State rank: 47 Population change: 2000-20005 -9.00%; 1990-2000 -11.00% Population 2000: 2,017 (White 95.70%; Black or African American 0.00%; Hispanic or Latino 1.60%; Asian 0.20%; Other 3.70%). Foreign born: 4.70%. Median age: 47.00
Income 2000: per capita $16,055; median household $27,306; Population below poverty level: 16.90% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $27,908-$26,351
Unemployment (2004): 3.90% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.10% Median travel time to work: 12.50 minutes Working outside county of residence: 5.30%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Daniels County ranks first in terms of total federal spending per capita.
Figure 2 Per Capita Federal Spending, FY 2010 Retirement and Disability, Montana and County Dollars Ranking Montana $3,440 7 Cascade $4,185 20 Flathead $3,662 29 Gallatin $2,143 55 Lewis &Clark $3,608 31 Missoula $2,847 51 Silver Bow $3,816 24 Yellowstone $3,148 48 Top Five Daniels County $7,472 Sheridan County $5,898 Mineral County $5,449 Prairie County $5,099 Sanders County $4,957 Bottom Five Rosebud County $2,714 Glacier County $2,595 Big Horn County $2,271 Gallatin County $2,143 Toole County $2,040 Source: U.
Permitting activity has accelerated in Daniels County with seven Bakken/Three Forks wells permitted in the last 24 months.
an independent exploration and production company based in Houston, Texas that it has executed a deal for 15,000 net mineral acres in Roosevelt and Daniels County, Montana with Diverse Energy Investments, LLC.
Cress Oil will have immediate working capital resources to focus on near term acquisitions and its northeast and central Montana aggressive drilling program it has planned for 2012 and 2013 in Teton, Roosevelt and Daniels County, Montana.
Following Magnolia's acquisition of 7,886 net mineral acres in Montana in November 2012 and January 2013, the Company notes that Apache Corporation ('Apache') has recently filed with the Montana Oil and Gas Commission applications to space a further 23 sections in Daniels County in preparation for possible future drilling activity.
Apache had previously announced that Phase one of its planned drilling operations targeting the Bakken formation in Daniels County, Montana, would consist of five horizontal wells.
985 net mineral acres acquired in the Montana section of the Bakken/Three Forks Sanish formation, bringing total acreage acquired in the district to 7,866 * Total cost of the acquisition is US$546,000 to be funded from existing cash balances * Majority of acreage located in Daniels County, Montana
Magnolia COO, Rita Whittington said, "Following on from our expansion in November 2012 into Daniels County, Montana, we are pleased to further extend our interest in the area with the acquisition of a further 985 net mineral acres.
6,700 net mineral acres acquired in the Montana section of the Bakken/Three Forks Sanish formation * Total cost of the acquisition is US$4 million - US$2 million to be funded from existing cash balances with the balance to be drawn from the Equity Finance Facility ('EFF') with Darwin Strategic Limited ('Darwin') * Majority of acreage located in Daniels County amongst and surrounded by the leases totalling 320,000 net acres acquired earlier this year by Apache Corporation ('Apache'), a leading international oil and gas exploration and production company * Apache has already drilled two horizontal wells that are awaiting fracture stimulation, is planning to drill two more and has attained permission to drill a further four
Magnolia COO, Rita Whittington said, "We believe that this acreage in Daniels County, Montana, has the potential to become a significant extension for production from the Bakken/Three Forks Sanish formations.
Table 1 Median and Per Capita Income Fort Peck Reservation and Four County Area Montana, 1990 Median Median Per Household Family Capita Daniels County $21,433 $24,032 $9,963 Roosevelt County $19,445 $21,914 $7,751 Sheridan County $20,728 $25,246 $10,001 Valley County $21,781 $27,029 $10,529 Fort Peck Reservation, Native American $13,051 $18,099 $4,778 Montana $22,988 $28,044 $11,213 Source: Fort Peck Tribes and Bureau of Indian Affairs.