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Dimmit County, Texas

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

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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The first was a male collected on 15 March 2010 at Encinitos Ranch, 18 mi SW of Rachal, Brooks County, Texas (JLN #33813) and the second a female at the Chaparral Wildlife Management Area, Dimmit County, Texas (JLN #33934) on 2 April 2010.
Adelaide, Australia, Jan 11, 2011 - (ABN Newswire) - Austin Exploration Limited (ASX:AKK) - on behalf its wholly owned US subsidiary Aus-Tex Exploration Inc - is pleased to provide an update for its North Carrizo, Yolanda Villarreal #1 oil well, currently producing under natural flow from the Austin-Chalk formation, Dimmit County, Texas USA.
7 million verdict in a vehicle wreck case in which a homecoming queen was paralyzed in Dimmit County, Texas.
In Dimmit County, Texas, the Beeler #1 (50% WI) oil well commenced production in mid-February at a gross 24-hour initial rate of 370 Barrels of oil equivalent, or 337 barrels of oil and 195 thousand cubic feet of natural gas, on an 18/64th choke.
currently shares its headquarters with an oilfield drilling and service company in Dimmit County, Texas near Crystal City, Texas.
In Dimmit County, Texas, Crimson spud the Beeler #1H (50% WI), also targeting the oil window of the Eagle Ford Shale formation.
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.
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.
The position is a detached block of acreage that is comprised of the entirety of the Company's operated acreage in LaSalle County, Texas, as well as an immaterial portion of adjacent operated acreage in Dimmit County, 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.
In May, TXCO acquired the Pena Creek Field in Dimmit County, Texas and plans to complete a 3-D seismic survey to assess the potential of the Glen Rose interval underlying the field during the third quarter.
The property, located in Dimmit County, Texas, contains approximately 1.