Culberson County

Culberson County, Texas

300 La Caverna St
Van Horn, TX 79855
Phone: (432) 283-2058
Fax: (432) 283-9234
www.co.culberson.tx.us

On the northwestern border of TX, east of El Paso; organized Mar 10, 1911 from El Paso County. Name Origin: For Col. David Browning Culberson (1830-1903), Confederate army officer, TX legislator, and U.S. representative (1875-97)

Area (sq mi):: 3812.71 (land 3812.46; water 0.25) Population per square mile: 0.70
Population 2005: 2,627 State rank: 232 Population change: 2000-20005 -11.70%; 1990-2000 -12.70% Population 2000: 2,975 (White 24.60%; Black or African American 0.70%; Hispanic or Latino 72.20%; Asian 0.60%; Other 29.80%). Foreign born: 15.60%. Median age: 32.80
Income 2000: per capita $11,493; median household $25,882; Population below poverty level: 25.10% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $13,913-$15,522
Unemployment (2004): 5.70% Unemployment change (from 2000): -1.90% Median travel time to work: 13.10 minutes Working outside county of residence: 8.60%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Chevron is very keen on the Permian and, early this year, the company filed 12 drilling permit applications with the Railroad Commission for horizontal drilling and hydraulic fracturing projects on its DR State Wise Unit lease in Culberson County.
The company will develop and construct a new interstate pipeline connecting multiple receipt points in Eddy County, New Mexico to delivery points in Northern Culberson County, Texas.
TULSA Ross Group has completed and commissioned the latest Scala Energy Produced Water Disposal facility in Culberson County, Texas, in the Delaware Basin.
Securities and Exchange Commission, affirmed the following ratings on Culberson County Hospital District (CCHD), TX: --$4.985 million limited tax general obligation bonds (series 2009) at 'BBB'; and --Issuer Default Rating (IDR) at 'BBB'.
The Culberson County sheriff, Oscar Carrillo, who is helping with the investigation, seemed to favor that theory when he told The Dallas Morning News that the men could have been hit by a truck driving along the interstate next to where they were found.
The area falls in Culberson County in West Texas.
Border Patrol agents and the Culberson County Sheriff's Department secured the scene, according to the agency's Sunday release, and the area was searched for potential suspects and witnesses.
The GPR data were collected from multiple sites in the Castile Formation outcrop area in Culberson County, Texas and Eddy County, New Mexico.
Austin energy company AFCI Texas LLC has also proposed to build a facility in Culberson County in western Texas, and Holtec International Inc.
The 32-mile, 12-inch Avalon Extension pipeline will extend the Avalon pipeline, which runs from the PAA Avalon station in northwest Loving County to its Blacktip station in southeast Loving County, TX, into Culberson County, TX, and is capable of transporting up to 100,000 barrels per day (bpd) of crude oil from northern Loving and Culberson Counties.
The 32-mile, 12-inch Avalon Extension pipeline will extend the Avalon pipeline, which runs from the PAA Avalon station in northwest Loving County to its Blacktip station in southeast Loving County, TX into Culberson County, TX, and transport up to 100,000 bpd of crude oil from northern Loving and Culberson counties.