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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WCS operates a disposal facility in Andrews County, TX which deals in processing, treatment, storage and disposal of low-level radioactive and hazardous wastes.
Andrews County in West Texas, where the storage facility is located, has expressed its support for the plan; others worry about safely getting it there, whether by rail or road.
Phase II of the James Lake system will 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.
To supply the plant, Canyon is developing 40 miles of high pressure gathering trunklines and three compressor stations which will connect to low pressure field gathering systems that Canyon is constructing for its anchor customer in Ector County and Andrews County, TX.
The Company is offering for sale its Andrews County Wolfberry assets and has retained RBC Richardson Barr as its exclusive financial and technical advisor to assist with this transaction.
Andrews County, Frying Pan Ranch Fire near Andrews - 80,907 acres 50% contained
of Midland, Texas, the first successful well has been drilled and is in the process of being completed on their Andrews County prospect.
While the internationals are at St Andrews county titles are at stake in Wales.
WCS operates a state of the art facility in Andrews County, Texas, that has received permits for the treatment, storage, and disposals of certain radioactive, hazardous and toxic materials.
From Andrews County, Texas, southward, the Wristen consists of two major lithofacies that Hills and Hoenig (1979) placed into separate members.
Waste Control Specialists is seeking federal approval to temporarily store highly radioactive waste at its complex in Andrews County, northwest of Midland.
FieldPoint successfully recompleted its University Z1 well in Andrews County Texas.