Jim Hogg County

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Jim Hogg County, Texas

PO Box 878
Hebbronville, TX 78361
Phone: (361) 527-4031
Fax: (361) 527-5843

In southern TX, southeast of Laredo; organized Mar 31, 1913 from Brooks and Duval counties. Name Origin: For James Stephen Hogg (1851-1906), newspaper publisher, attorney general of TX (1886-90), and governor (1891-95)

Area (sq mi):: 1136.16 (land 1136.11; water 0.05) Population per square mile: 4.40
Population 2005: 5,029 State rank: 202 Population change: 2000-20005 -4.80%; 1990-2000 3.40% Population 2000: 5,281 (White 9.00%; Black or African American 0.50%; Hispanic or Latino 90.00%; Asian 0.20%; Other 18.90%). Foreign born: 5.10%. Median age: 33.90
Income 2000: per capita $12,185; median household $25,833; Population below poverty level: 25.90% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $17,360-$21,259
Unemployment (2004): 5.10% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.60% Median travel time to work: 23.20 minutes Working outside county of residence: 25.20%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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In Jim Hogg County, the first wildcat well has been drilled on the company's 1,160 gross acre West Mestena Prospect.
In Jim Hogg County, three wildcat prospects will test Wilcox sands at 15,000 to 17,000 feet.
Drilling is expected to commence in the next few months on the West Mestena Prospect in Jim Hogg County.
HOUSTON, March 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Swift Energy Company (NYSE: SFY; PCX) today announced the Lobo Solo #1 well in Jim Hogg County, Texas, was successfully tested and placed on production.
Peak added, "We are completing our Queen City prospect in Jim Hogg County, Texas.
The Frost-McLean #1, drilled in Jim Hogg County offsetting the N.
The Fandango South field is located on 3,858 acres, in which TransTexas owns an approximate 98 percent working interest, in Jim Hogg County, Texas.
Cox Field, Jim Hogg County, Texas during fiscal 1995," stated Mr.
The Mestena system is connected to approximately 30 producing gas wells and provides natural gas to Valero Pipeline Company in Jim Hogg County.
Valero is expanding its Thompsonville gas processing plant in Jim Hogg County, Texas, to accommodate increased production volumes.