Andrews County

Andrews County, Texas

215 NW 1st St Annex Bldg
Andrews, TX 79714
Phone: (432) 524-1426

On the southwest border of the TX panhandle, north of Odessa; organized Aug 21, 1876 from Bexar County. Name Origin: For Richard "Big Dick" Andrews (1814-35), the first TX soldier killed in the Texas revolution

Area (sq mi):: 1500.99 (land 1500.64; water 0.36) Population per square mile: 8.50
Population 2005: 12,748 State rank: 152 Population change: 2000-20005 -2.00%; 1990-2000 -9.30% Population 2000: 13,004 (White 56.30%; Black or African American 1.60%; Hispanic or Latino 40.00%; Asian 0.70%; Other 20.60%). Foreign born: 10.60%. Median age: 34.10
Income 2000: per capita $15,916; median household $34,036; Population below poverty level: 16.40% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $20,460-$22,762
Unemployment (2004): 5.10% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.20% Median travel time to work: 20.60 minutes Working outside county of residence: 22.80%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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CIT Group (CIT) announced that its Power & Energy business served as the coordinating lead arranger on a $416M debt financing supporting Longroad Energy's 379-megawatt Prospero solar facility to be built in Andrews County, Texas.
has started construction of the Jumbo Hill Wind Project, located in Andrews County, Texas.
SandRidge Permian Trust owns royalty interests in oil and natural gas properties in the Central Basin Platform of the Permian Basin in Andrews County, Texas and is entitled to receive proceeds from the sale of production attributable to the royalty interests.
(NYSE American: REI) has closed an agreement with The Carlyle Group L.P.'s (NASDAQ: CG) Tessara Petroleum Resources subsidiary to acquire assets located in Andrews County, Texas for 2,623,948 shares of common stock of the company valued at USD 5.80 per share, the company said.
Securities and Exchange Commission, assigned an 'AA' rating to the Andrews County (the county), Texas's $18 million Certificates of Obligation (COs), Series 2018.
Trust unit ownersgot a percentageof the proceeds SandRidge receivedfrom selling oil and gas produced from the wells in Andrews County, Texas.
The tour's organizers said they want to make people aware of the "high risk" implications of a proposal to build and operate a facility for 40,000 metric tons of irradiated fuel rods at an existing site in Andrews County.
WCS's Texas Compact Waste Facility in western Andrews County has been operational since early 2012.
The company has completed the milestone installation on a well for Apache Corporation, the Andrews Unit 550 in Andrews County Texas at a setting depth of 8404 feet.
From 2013-2014, Dilmore had been editor and general manager of the Andrews County News in Texas and from 2010-2013, he was editor and publisher of the Alpine Advance, also in Texas.
Phase II of the James Lake system is expected to add a second cryogenic gas processing plant, with a capacity of 100 MMcf/d, in Andrews County and additional trunkline to expand the system's service territory into Lea County, New Mexico, and Martin and Howard counties, Texas.