Dimmit County

Dimmit County, Texas

103 N 5th St
Carrizo Springs, TX 78834
Phone: (830) 876-2323
Fax: (830) 876-5036

On the southwestern border of TX, northwest of Laredo; organized Feb 1, 1858 from Bexar and Maverick counties. Name Origin: For Capt. Philip Dimmit (1801-41), Republic of TX officer

Area (sq mi):: 1334.48 (land 1330.91; water 3.57) Population per square mile: 7.80
Population 2005: 10,395 State rank: 164 Population change: 2000-20005 1.40%; 1990-2000 -1.80% Population 2000: 10,248 (White 13.20%; Black or African American 0.90%; Hispanic or Latino 85.00%; Asian 0.70%; Other 21.50%). Foreign born: 7.60%. Median age: 31.60
Income 2000: per capita $9,765; median household $21,917; Population below poverty level: 33.20% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $13,262-$16,333
Unemployment (2004): 9.20% Unemployment change (from 2000): -0.50% Median travel time to work: 21.20 minutes Working outside county of residence: 20.30%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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In South Texas, the Company recently spud its first operated Eagle Ford Shale well (WI-50%) in Dimmit County and expects to reach total depth in approximately two weeks.
After analyzing the optimal locations for our equipment and potential customer base within reach, Best has decided to locate its new operations center in Carrizo Springs in Dimmit County Texas.
currently shares its headquarters with an oilfield drilling and service company in Dimmit County, Texas near Crystal City, Texas.
As part of the arrangements, the partnership will construct a new 17-mile, 20-inch diameter natural gas gathering pipeline originating at Anadarko's central production facilities located in Dimmit County, Texas, and interconnecting with Enterprise's existing South Texas pipeline system.
The sale includes properties located on an aggregate 82,900 acres in the Sun TSH area in La Salle County, the Briscoe Ranch area primarily in Dimmit County, and the Las Tiendas area in Webb County.
The acreage is comprised of roughly 168,000 net acres in Webb and LaSalle counties where the Company has essentially 100% working interest and 82,500 net acres in a joint venture with Anadarko Petroleum in Dimmit County.
Other significant properties sold include: Arcol Energy's Caballo 5-22 Well in Campbell County, Wyoming for $200,500; Jettex Resources' Webster Field Unit in Harris County, Texas for $105,000; and Blanch Eubank's Hamilton Rain Field in Dimmit County, Texas for $158,600.
During the first quarter of 2009, one development well concluded drilling operations in the Sun TSH field in LaSalle County and one development well concluded drilling operations in the Briscoe Ranch field in Dimmit County.
The company has approximately 2,300 net undeveloped acres remaining in South Texas, including locations for up to three additional wells on the Wilson Ranch and three wells in Dimmit County near its Ralph and Barbara wells.
The interests in Crimson's Briscoe "A" lease and wells are located in Dimmit County, TX on 5,140 acres adjacent to existing Swift Energy production in its Cotulla area.
4 /PRNewswire/ -- Tide West Oil Company (NASDAQ: TIDE) today announced the completion of a field extension well in the Austin Chalk Formation in Dimmit County, Texas.
a privately held company, oil and natural gas interests in Dimmit County in South Texas for $47 million.