Maverick County

Maverick County, Texas

PO Box 4050
Eagle Pass, TX 78853
Phone: (830) 773-2829
Fax: (830) 752-4479

On the southwestern border of TX, southeast of Del Rio; organized Feb 2, 1856 from Kenedy County. Name Origin: For Samuel Augustus Maverick (1803-70), Republic of TX patriot, rancher, and legislator. Many of his cattle went unbranded and were stolen, thus the word 'maverick' to describe a stray animal or a person with no attachment to a place or group

Area (sq mi):: 1291.74 (land 1280.08; water 11.66) Population per square mile: 40.00
Population 2005: 51,181 State rank: 58 Population change: 2000-20005 8.20%; 1990-2000 30.00% Population 2000: 47,297 (White 3.40%; Black or African American 0.30%; Hispanic or Latino 95.00%; Asian 0.40%; Other 28.30%). Foreign born: 37.80%. Median age: 27.80
Income 2000: per capita $8,758; median household $21,232; Population below poverty level: 34.80% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $11,509-$12,774
Unemployment (2004): 15.20% Unemployment change (from 2000): -8.10% Median travel time to work: 20.20 minutes Working outside county of residence: 13.00%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Eagle Pass County seat (24,847)

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    References in periodicals archive ?
    After the governor signed the bill during a Facebook Live in May, the city of El Cenizo and Maverick County sued to stop the law and was joined by several local governments, including the cities of Houston, Austin and San Antonio, as well as El Paso County.
    Border Patrol agents and Maverick County Sheriffs deputies, working in conjunction, apprehended a man who had barricaded himself in a trailer housing high-powered weapons.
    Maverick County manager Ricardo Moniz made the grand total of 17 changes to his last two starting line-ups, revealing he has no problem shuffling the pack because of the size of his squad.
    Harvest Pipeline is the operator of pipeline systems which run through the Eagle Ford trend from Maverick County to San Patricio County.
    6 miles E Southland (TTU 54553, TTU 54557, TTU 54571); Jeff Davis County, 10 miles W Fort Davis (ACUNHC 451); Kimble County, Texas Tech University Center at Junction (TTU 71105-71106); Loving County, 1 mile E Mentone (ACUNHC 501-502); Maverick County, 4 miles E Eagle Pass (ACUNHC 616); Maverick County, 6 miles E Eagle Pass (ACUNHC 594); Maverick County, 12 miles E Eagle Pass (ACUNHC 597); Maverick County, 15 miles N Eagle Pass (ACUNHC 618-619, ACUNHC 622, ACUNHC 624-625, ACUNHC 628-630, ACUNHC 642, ACUNHC 657, ACUNHC 662, ACUNHC 697, ACUNHC 702-703); Taylor County, 2 miles N Lake Abilene (ACUNHC 780); Val Verde County, Langtry (Eagle Nest Canyon) (ACUNHC 257); Val Verde County (LVT 603/AY926409); Val Verde County, 12 miles N Del Rio (ACUNHC 585, ACUNHC 588-591, ACUNHC 635).
    Similar incidents occurred in 2005 in Maverick County and in 2006 in Webb County in which ticks were found on cattle after being found earlier on deer.
    Similar incidents occurred in 2005 in Maverick County and in 2006 in Webb County, where ticks were found on cattle after being found earlier on deer.
    The Exploration Company (Nasdaq:TXCO), San Antonio, has released a drilling update on the 95,000-acre Comanche lease in Maverick County, Texas.
    IBC and NBC have depository institutions that compete directly in three Texas banking markets, the San Antonio banking market, the Maverick County banking market, and the Laredo banking market.
    From the fact that Eagle Pass is in Maverick county, Texas.
    The population of the Eagle Pass and Piedras Negras metropolitan area approximates 200,000, providing a solid base for trade and tourism that is complemented by agriculture and oil/gas production in the surrounding Maverick County.
    But opposing litigation was quick to follow - and the city of El Cenizo and Maverick County filed their own lawsuit soon after Paxton filed his.