Refugio County

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Refugio County, Texas

808 Commerce St PO Box 704
Refugio, TX 78377
Phone: (361) 526-2233
Fax: (361) 526-1325
www.co.refugio.tx.us

On the southeastern coast of TX, north of Corpus Christi; original county; organized Mar 17, 1836 (prior to statehood) from Old Mexican Municipality. Name Origin: For the mission established there, "Our Lady of Refuge," honoring the Virgin Mary

Area (sq mi):: 818.64 (land 770.21; water 48.43) Population per square mile: 9.90
Population 2005: 7,639 State rank: 184 Population change: 2000-20005 -2.40%; 1990-2000 -1.90% Population 2000: 7,828 (White 47.30%; Black or African American 6.80%; Hispanic or Latino 44.60%; Asian 0.30%; Other 12.80%). Foreign born: 2.60%. Median age: 38.60
Income 2000: per capita $15,481; median household $29,986; Population below poverty level: 17.80% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $25,779-$26,411
Unemployment (2004): 5.40% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.80% Median travel time to work: 22.50 minutes Working outside county of residence: 29.10%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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TM)] System, today announced it has acquired an 84% working interest in a producing oil property in Refugio County, Texas.
The Bonnie View fractionator is located in Refugio County, Texas, complementing Southcross' new 200 million cubic feet per day ("MMcf/d") Woodsboro gas processing facility, and near the Partnership's Gregory gas processing and fractionation facility, which is capable of processing 135 MMcf/d and fractionating 4,800 Bbls/d.
On 6 June 1998 at 1400 h, in Refugio County, Texas (28[degrees]30'N, 97[degrees]10'W, 20 to 30 m elev.
58 square miles in Refugio County, Texas, and the second survey covers 26.
The Mission River lease is operated by McAlester and is located at the south end of the town of Refugio, Refugio County, Texas.
The Mission River Oilfield is in the Gulf Coast region, near Corpus Christi, in Refugio County, Texas.
Anderson and Holzem (1992) reported a vehicle-killed ringtail in Refugio County, Texas.
The Company has established a credit facility to fund the Company's obligations for the drilling of additional wells in the McAlester/Mantle Mission River Project in Refugio County, Texas and has agreed to grant up to 7,200,000 warrants to Mantle Resources, LLC of Houston, Texas as a loan bonus.
currently doing business as Whittier Energy Corporation ("Whittier") (OTCBB: OLYR), announced today the acquisition of an oil and gas property interest in the Bonnie View Field in Refugio County, Texas for $1.
The Mission River lease is being developed by McAlester and is located at the south end of the town of Refugio, Refugio County, Texas.
The Rooke A-#1, located in Refugio County, Texas, was successfully drilled to 6,700 feet and completed.
In a separate transaction, the Company acquired an 80% interest in an oil and gas lease located in Refugio County, Texas covering approximately 15,300 gross acres.