Gonzales County

Gonzales County, Texas

1709 Sarah Dewitt Dr
Gonzales, TX 78629
Phone: (830) 672-2801
Fax: (830) 672-2636

In east-central TX, east of San Antonio; original county; organized Mar 17, 1836 (prior to statehood) from Old Mexican Municipality. Name Origin: For Col. Rafael Gonzales (1789-1857), provisional governor of Coahuila and TX (1824-26)

Area (sq mi):: 1069.82 (land 1067.75; water 2.07) Population per square mile: 18.30
Population 2005: 19,587 State rank: 121 Population change: 2000-20005 5.10%; 1990-2000 8.30% Population 2000: 18,628 (White 51.20%; Black or African American 8.40%; Hispanic or Latino 39.60%; Asian 0.30%; Other 19.10%). Foreign born: 11.00%. Median age: 36.30
Income 2000: per capita $14,269; median household $28,368; Population below poverty level: 18.60% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $22,573-$25,014
Unemployment (2004): 4.70% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.60% Median travel time to work: 24.00 minutes Working outside county of residence: 25.20%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Lonestar Resources announced initial production results from the first Eagle Ford Shale wells on its Hawkeye property in Gonzales County, Texas, which was acquired by Lonestar in the fourth quarter of 2017 for $3.
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27 April 2016 - US-based oilfield waste management specialist Milestone Environmental Services, LLC has opened its Smiley facility, in Gonzales County, Texas which was acquired in December 2015, the company said.
The Gonzales County Underground Water Conservation District, concerned about potential impacts on its water resources, had challenged Marathon's plans to convert a well - that had been drawing brackish water for oil and gas production - into a resting place for drilling waste.
The new rail terminal, located south of Interstate 10 in Harwood, Texas, and Santrol's second in Gonzales County, is serving the north central part of the shale play.
Penn Virginia Corporation (Penn Virginia) (NYSE: PVA), an independent natural gas and oil company focused on the exploration, acquisition, development and production of reserves in onshore regions of the United States, has acquired around 6,800 net Eagle Ford Shale acres located primarily in Gonzales County, Texas.
The blanket ban on all US live birds and hatching eggs on February 24 followed an announcement that the US had found the H5N2 bird flu virus on a chicken farm in Gonzales County in Texas.
The premises in Gonzales County, Texas remains under quarantine, and the flock of approximately 6,608 broiler chickens were depopulated over the weekend.
A 40-year-old sergeant narcotics investigator with the Gonzales County Sheriff's Department was shot in the chest about 11:40 p.
The company began an 11 well completion program in southern Gonzales County, Texas that commenced in November 2017 and is expected to conclude in January.
In addition, the Company is currently drilling its six-well Crosby pad (50% working interest) in southern Gonzales County.