DeWitt County

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DeWitt County, Texas

307 N Gonzales St
Cuero, TX 77954
Phone: (361) 275-3724
Fax: (361) 275-8994

In east-central TX, southeast of San Antonio; organized Mar 24, 1846 from Goliad, Gonzales, and Victoria counties. Name Origin: For Green C. De Witt (1787-1835), an early colonizer in Mexican Texas

Area (sq mi):: 910.47 (land 909.18; water 1.29) Population per square mile: 22.60
Population 2005: 20,507 State rank: 114 Population change: 2000-20005 2.50%; 1990-2000 6.20% Population 2000: 20,013 (White 60.80%; Black or African American 11.00%; Hispanic or Latino 27.20%; Asian 0.20%; Other 12.30%). Foreign born: 2.60%. Median age: 40.10
Income 2000: per capita $14,780; median household $28,714; Population below poverty level: 19.60% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $20,456-$21,399
Unemployment (2004): 5.50% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.90% Median travel time to work: 26.30 minutes Working outside county of residence: 28.70%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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The law was prompted by the slaying of a DeWitt County man by two carnival employees in 2013.
Lonestar paid USD 38.7m for a 3,084 gross / 2,706 net acres in the Sugarkane Field in DeWitt County, Texas from Sabine Oil and Gas Corp.
Falcon Minerals owns mineral, royalty, and over-riding royalty interests covering 251,000 gross unit acres in the Eagle Ford Shale and Austin Chalk in Karnes County, DeWitt County, and Gonzales County Texas.
The 74-year-old rancher lives in DeWitt County, between San Antonio and Victoria, an area surrounded by oil and natural gas fields.
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This case has been referred to the Victoria County District Attorney's Office, Goliad County District Attorney's Office, and DeWitt County District Attorneys' Office.
Many in the Nordheim community in DeWitt County, TX continue to fight a proposed facility that would accept waste from the Eagle Ford Shale.
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The expansion, supported by a long-term contact with ConocoPhillips, will extend the 178-mile pipeline 31 miles from the KMCC DeWitt Station in DeWitt County to Conoco Phillips' central delivery facility near Helena in Karnes County.
Before McNelly could go after Cortina and other banditos, though, the Sutton-Taylor feud reignited in DeWitt County. The feud had waxed and waned since it first erupted in 1866.
International Resource News-October 14, 2011--Texas Oil and Minerals starts evaluation of 156 acres in DeWitt County Texas(C)1994-2011 ENPublishing -
Gill also serves as director of the men's social club at DeWitt County Nursing Home.