Gaines County

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Gaines County, Texas

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

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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The Shin Oak NGL Pipeline will originate at Enterprise's Hobbs NGL fractionation and storage facility in Gaines County, TX.
The acquisition is comprised of 142 wells (100 percent operated) producing primarily from the Yates, Seven Rivers, Queen and Morrow formations in Lea and Eddy Counties, NM, and Winkler County Texas; and the Clear Fork and Wichita Albany formations in Gaines County, TX.
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.
Kinney Prospect area in Gaines County, TX, at a cost of $847,500.
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.