Eddy County


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Eddy County, New Mexico

101 W Greene St Suite 225
Carlsbad, NM 88220
Phone: (505) 887-9511
Fax: (505) 887-1039
www.carlsbadnm.com/ecourt

On the southern border of NM, east of Las Cruces; organized Feb 25, 1889 from Lincoln County (prior to statehood). Name Origin: For Charles B. Eddy, rancher, promoter of the Carlsbad Irrigation Project, and railroad builder

Area (sq mi):: 4197.57 (land 4182.02; water 15.55) Population per square mile: 12.30
Population 2005: 51,437 State rank: 11 Population change: 2000-20005 -0.40%; 1990-2000 6.30% Population 2000: 51,658 (White 57.70%; Black or African American 1.60%; Hispanic or Latino 38.80%; Asian 0.40%; Other 21.70%). Foreign born: 5.30%. Median age: 36.40
Income 2000: per capita $15,823; median household $31,998; Population below poverty level: 17.20% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $20,594-$24,628
Unemployment (2004): 5.80% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.70% Median travel time to work: 18.30 minutes Working outside county of residence: 4.70%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Carlsbad County seat (25,417)
  • Artesia (10,553)

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    Eddy County, North Dakota

    524 Central Ave
    New Rockford, ND 58356
    Phone: (701) 947-2434
    Fax: (701) 947-2067

    In east-central ND, west of Grand Forks; organized Mar 9, 1885 (prior to statehood) from Foster County. Name Origin: For Ezra B. Eddy (1830-85), founder of the First National Bank of Fargo

    Area (sq mi):: 644.23 (land 630.12; water 14.11) Population per square mile: 4.20
    Population 2005: 2,626 State rank: 37 Population change: 2000-20005 -4.80%; 1990-2000 -6.60% Population 2000: 2,757 (White 96.10%; Black or African American 0.10%; Hispanic or Latino 0.60%; Asian 0.10%; Other 3.50%). Foreign born: 0.40%. Median age: 43.80
    Income 2000: per capita $15,941; median household $28,642; Population below poverty level: 9.70% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $21,026-$27,015
    Unemployment (2004): 4.80% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.00% Median travel time to work: 16.60 minutes Working outside county of residence: 27.40%
    Cities with population over 10,000: None
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    References in periodicals archive ?
    Recent projects include a flood plain and mapping study for the 10,000 acre EnergyPlex Park[R], civil design for a large rail transloading facility in Jal, NM, and street and sidewalk rehabilitation projects in Eddy County.
    Increased gas and oil industry radio traffic forced Eddy County Fire Service to upgrade a part of its communications system at a price of $220,775.
    plans to construct a cryogenic natural gas processing plant in Eddy County, NM and associated natural gas and NGL pipeline infrastructure to facilitate growing production of NGL-rich natural gas in the Delaware Basin.
    Aside from fossil occurrences noted above, the yellow-nosed cotton rat has been recorded from the Pleistocene of u-Bar Cave, Hidalgo County, in extreme southwestern New Mexico (Harris, 1989) and from Holocene deposits in Big Manhole Cave, Eddy County, New Mexico (Lear and Harris, 2007).
    Richard "Todd" Bannister, CCN/M, health services administrator, Eddy County Detention Center, Carlsbad, N.
    1998; Johnson & Smith 1999) and, in December 1987, two specimens were collected near the Eddy-Lea county line east of Carlsbad (one from T22S, R31E, Section 11, NE 1/4, Eddy County and one from T22S, R32E, Section 20, NW 1/4, Lea County; deposited in The University of New Mexico Museum of Southwestern Biology).
    The incident occurred in Eddy County, NM, near the Pecos River approximately 30 miles south of Carlsbad.
    Faced with the threat of a lawsuit from the ACLU, the Eddy County Commissioners at first voted to refuse to remove the Nativity scene.
    Build a cryogenic natural gas processing plant in Eddy County, NM, along with associated gas and NGL pipelines to handle growing production of NGL-rich natural gas in the Delaware basin.
    23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Mosaic Company (NYSE: MOS) announced it is contributing $35,000 to the American Red Cross in New Mexico for disaster relief efforts in areas of the state that recently experienced heavy rainfall and flash flooding, including Eddy County and the community of Carlsbad.
    A pipeline system is also planned in southern Eddy County, NM to maximize terminal connectivity to existing and planned pipelines for both the receipt and delivery of crude oil.
    Geologic studies, project Gnome, Eddy County, New Mexico.