Nueces County

Nueces County, Texas

901 Leopard St Suite 201
Corpus Christi, TX 78401
Phone: (361) 888-0580
Fax: (361) 888-0329
www.co.nueces.tx.us

On the southeastern coast of TX, north of Brownsville; organized Apr 18, 1846 from San Patricio County. Name Origin: For the Nueces River, which forms part of its eastern border; Spanish 'nuts,' for the abundant pecan trees

Area (sq mi):: 1166.42 (land 835.82; water 330.60) Population per square mile: 382.50
Population 2005: 319,704 State rank: 14 Population change: 2000-20005 1.90%; 1990-2000 7.70% Population 2000: 313,645 (White 37.70%; Black or African American 4.20%; Hispanic or Latino 55.80%; Asian 1.20%; Other 22.50%). Foreign born: 6.50%. Median age: 33.30
Income 2000: per capita $17,036; median household $35,959; Population below poverty level: 18.20% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $23,925-$26,368
Unemployment (2004): 6.30% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.60% Median travel time to work: 20.20 minutes Working outside county of residence: 7.30%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Robstown (12,614)

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    2, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, the Nueces County Commissioners Court retained Robert C.
    Among non-border counties with populations larger than 50,000, Nueces County - home to Corpus Christi - topped the list, with Hispanics making up 62.
    NuStar's South Texas Crude Oil Pipeline system includes 200 miles of crude transmission and gathering lines, spanning from LaSalle, McMullen, Frio, and Live Oak counties and continuing to Corpus Christi in Nueces County.
    The export facility will be linked to a 120-mile, 42-inch diametre intra-state pipeline which NET Mexico is planning to build from the Agua Dulce Hub in Nueces County, Texas, to the export system.
    This effect may have been most noticeable in Nueces County (which contains Corpus Christi), where immediately prior to Balandran the TDI (1997) stated that water damage claims made up 75-80 percent of homeowners losses and that 85 percent of the Nueces County water loss claims were for foundation damage.
    com)-- The largest commercial real estate deal ever in Nueces County -- and the largest in the Nueces market since 2004 -- will bring a new owner to one of the biggest retail shopping centers in the area.
    LLC for the North Chapman Field in Nueces County, Texas; * Range's attributable commercially recoverable reserves increase of 67% on proved (P1) to 12.
    Range Resources (ASX:RRS) continues to enhance its international oil and gas portfolio, reaching agreement with US-based oil and gas company, Crest Resources, to acquire a 25 per cent working interest in the North Chapman Ranch project located in Nueces County, Texas.
    The link emerged after researchers studied 1247 stroke victims over a three-year period in Nueces County, Texas.
    To reach the conclusion, the research team recorded all 1,247 strokes that occurred in Nueces County, Texas between 2000 and mid-2003.
    In the present study it was a matter of a more careful examination of Padina specimens from Texas in the University of Michigan Herbarium (MICH) that allowed for the recognition that two collections (one from Nueces County in south central Texas and one from Cameron County in southernmost Texas) were not the customary "Padina gymnospora", the common species on the Texas jetties, but a distinct species representing not only its first report from the coast of Texas but also from the Gulf of Mexico.