Andrews County

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Andrews County, Texas

215 NW 1st St Annex Bldg
Andrews, TX 79714
Phone: (432) 524-1426
www.co.andrews.tx.us

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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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. When completed in late 2014, the James Lake System will deliver residue gas into the El Paso Natural Gas pipeline and offer interconnections to multiple NGL lines in Ector County.