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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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Today we are pleased to announce an update to Gaines County, 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.
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.
All of the NGLs currently being delivered into the Rio Grande Pipeline originate from Enterprise's Mid-America Pipeline system and are fractionated at Hobbs in Gaines County, Texas, making the transaction a logical extension of the partnership's existing infrastructure.
IRVING, Texas, July 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Breitling Oil and Gas Corporation, an independent exploration and production company based in Irving, Texas, announced that it has spud the Breitling-Big Tex #2 on July 9, 2011 in Gaines County, Texas.
This expansion, which is supported by long-term contracts, will be based on the design of the partnership's 75,000 BPD Hobbs fractionator in Gaines County, Texas that began service in August 2007.
IRVING, Texas, July 30, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Breitling Oil and Gas Corporation, an independent exploration and production company based in Irving, Texas, announced that it has spud the Breitling-Big Tex #1 on June 26, 2011 in Gaines County, Texas.
Homann Lease, Gaines County, Texas - The Company drilled the Homann #1 in the fourth quarter to test the Clearfork and San Andres zones.
Located in Gaines County, Texas, the Seminole Plant provides CO2 separation, NGL extraction, and sulfur recovery services for several major oil companies.
NYSE:EPD) today announced that construction of its new Hobbs natural gas liquids (NGLs) fractionator in Gaines County, Texas has been completed and the facility is now in service.