Webb County

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Webb County, Texas

1000 Houston County Courthouse
Laredo, TX 78040
Phone: (956) 721-2500
Fax: (956) 726-6906
www.webbcounty.com

On the southwestern border of TX, west of Corpus Christi; organized Jan 28, 1848 from Bexar County. Name Origin: For James Webb (1792-1856), Republic of TX Attorney General (1839-41), legislator (1841-44), and judge (1854-56)

Area (sq mi):: 3375.53 (land 3356.83; water 18.69) Population per square mile: 66.90
Population 2005: 224,695 State rank: 20 Population change: 2000-20005 16.40%; 1990-2000 44.90% Population 2000: 193,117 (White 4.90%; Black or African American 0.40%; Hispanic or Latino 94.30%; Asian 0.40%; Other 17.00%). Foreign born: 29.00%. Median age: 26.50
Income 2000: per capita $10,759; median household $28,100; Population below poverty level: 31.20% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $15,070-$17,060
Unemployment (2004): 6.80% Unemployment change (from 2000): -0.30% Median travel time to work: 21.70 minutes Working outside county of residence: 3.20%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Laredo County seat (203,212)

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    The 30-inch Nueva Era pipeline will be capable of transporting 600 MMcf/d from HEP's existing hub in Webb County, TX to Escobedo, Nuevo Leon, Mexico, and to the Mexican National Pipeline System (Sistema Nacional de Gasoductos) located in Monterrey.
    Meritage Midstream Services LLC is planning to build a new rich gas gathering system in Webb County, TX.
    Legend Natural Gas II - Laredo Field in Webb County, TX for $4,250,000 and La Perla Field in Zapata County, TX for $600,000.
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    HOUSTON -- Swift Energy Company (NYSE: SFY) announced today that due to the failure of a third party operated gathering line earlier this week, Swift Energy has been required to halt dry natural gas sales from its Fasken field in Webb County, TX.
    Howard Midstream Energy Partners (HEP) plans to develop the Nueva Era Pipeline, a 200-mile, 30-inch natural gas pipeline connecting its existing Webb County Hub in Webb County, TX to Escobedo, Nuevo Leon, Mexico, and the Mexican National Pipeline System (Sistema Nacional de Gasoductos) in Monterrey.
    This agreement will involve the construction of a new pipeline to the Company's Fasken operating area in Webb County, TX.
    Meritage Midstream Services, LLC plans to build a new rich-gas gathering system in Webb County, TX.
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    This is in addition to the Webb County, TX $11,300,000 limited tax bonds, series 2002 and $4,300,000 certificates of obligation, series 2002 rated by Fitch on Aug.