Gaines County

Gaines County, Texas

101 S Main St Rm 107
Seminole, TX 79360
Phone: (432) 758-4003
Fax: (432) 758-1442
www.gainescountyonline.us

On the southwestern border of TX panhandle, north of Odessa; organized Aug 21, 1876 from Bexar County. Name Origin: For James Gaines (1776-1850), signer of the TX Declaration of Independence (1836) and TX legislator (1838-42)

Area (sq mi):: 1502.84 (land 1502.35; water 0.49) Population per square mile: 9.80
Population 2005: 14,712 State rank: 139 Population change: 2000-20005 1.70%; 1990-2000 2.40% Population 2000: 14,467 (White 60.80%; Black or African American 2.30%; Hispanic or Latino 35.80%; Asian 0.20%; Other 17.40%). Foreign born: 18.90%. Median age: 29.70
Income 2000: per capita $13,088; median household $30,432; Population below poverty level: 21.70% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $18,763-$23,506
Unemployment (2004): 5.50% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.00% Median travel time to work: 17.40 minutes Working outside county of residence: 19.40%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Enterprise will also build a 75-mile, 12-inch NGL pipeline to transport NGLs from the South Eddy plant to the company's Hobbs NGL fractionation and storage facility in Gaines County, TX.
OD NGL pipeline to transport liquids from the South Eddy plant to the company s Hobbs, NM, NGL fractionation and storage in Gaines County, Tex.
Today we are pleased to announce an update to Gaines County, Texas.
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The damage survey was conducted in Gaines County where the highest wind gusts and most damage were reported.
A graveside service and inurnment will be held later this month at Gaines County Memorial Cemetery in Seminole, Texas.
The Rocky Mountain portion of the MAPL system extends more than 3,000 miles and transports NGLs from the Overthrust and San Juan basin areas to Enterprise's Hobbs fractionator in Gaines County, Texas.
Volumes from the Rockies, Permian Basin and Midcontinent will be delivered to the TEP system using Enterprise's existing Mid-America Pipeline (MAPL) assets between the Conway hub and Enterprise's Hobbs NGL fractionation facility in Gaines County, TX.
21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Breitling Oil and Gas today announced that the Breitling-Big Tex #1 in Gaines County, Texas is being completed as a possible oil and gas producer after reaching a total vertical depth of 9,000 feet.
Originating in the Rocky Mountain Overthrust and San Juan Basin oil and gas production areas, the 2,793-mile pipeline extends to Enterprise's Hobbs fractionator in Gaines County, Texas.
21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Breitling Oil and Gas today announced that the Breitling-Big Tex #2 in Gaines County, Texas is being completed as a possible oil and gas producer after reaching a total vertical depth of 9,000 feet.
4 percent interest in the Seminole Gas Processing Plant in Gaines County, TX, which is operated by Amerada Hess.