Jack County

Jack County, Texas

100 Main St
Jacksboro, TX 76458
Phone: (940) 567-2111
Fax: (940) 567-6641

In north-central TX, northwest of Fort Worth; organized July 4, 1857 from Cooke County. Name Origin: For the Jack brothers, William Houston (1806-44) and Patrick Churchill (1808-44), both TX statesman and legislators

Area (sq mi):: 920.11 (land 916.61; water 3.50) Population per square mile: 9.90
Population 2005: 9,064 State rank: 174 Population change: 2000-20005 3.40%; 1990-2000 25.50% Population 2000: 8,763 (White 85.20%; Black or African American 5.50%; Hispanic or Latino 7.90%; Asian 0.30%; Other 5.50%). Foreign born: 2.80%. Median age: 37.00
Income 2000: per capita $15,210; median household $32,500; Population below poverty level: 12.90% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $18,488-$19,453
Unemployment (2004): 4.90% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.70% Median travel time to work: 28.10 minutes Working outside county of residence: 37.20%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Faith Community Hospital is the lone healthcare facility for Jacksboro's 4,500 residents, and is legally responsible for providing all indigent care throughout Jack County.
RES Americas), a leader in the development, engineering, and construction of wind, solar, transmission, and energy storage projects in North America, is pleased to announce commercial operation of the Keechi Wind Project in Jack County, Texas.
Petrichor or the Company) announces further to its News Release dated July 30, 2012 that it has now entered into a definitive Participation Agreement, subject to receipt of regulatory approval, to acquire a 50% working interest in certain acreage covering approximately 7045 acres located in Young County and Jack County, Texas, known as the Marble Falls Prospect, together with such additional acreage as may be acquired by the vendor and agreed to by Petrichor.
This native subspecies has also been reported from adjacent Jack County (Turner et al.
Included in this transaction are approximately 88,000 net acres in the Fort Worth Basin of Texas, primarily in Jack County, offsetting ARP's current Barnett Shale position.
8220;At a time when many rural communities are seeing a reduction in healthcare services, we are fortunate to be experiencing growth in Jack County,” said Phyliss Elenburg, president of the FCH Charitable Foundation.
Ironically, things began to crumble when Halek Energy actually struck oil in Jack County, and completed the most prolific well in the history of that county.
While collecting marine invertebrate fossils from Upper Pennsylvanian deposits near Jacksboro, Jack County, Texas, one of us (P.
announced the successful drilling and completion of its first vertical well drilled into the Marble Falls formation at 5,500 feet in depth located in Jack County, Texas.
OTCBB: SFPI) announced today the completion of the purchase of mineral interest leases totaling 320 acres in Jack County, Texas.
com)-- WC5C Ham Radio team will divide and conquer this weekend as one detachment works to support the Parker Baptist Communicators K5PBA in Somervell County, while another party from the team converges on Jack County.
The Jack County population may be wanderers from the Waggoner herd or they may represent another stocking effort.