Gonzales County

Gonzales County, Texas

1709 Sarah Dewitt Dr
Gonzales, TX 78629
Phone: (830) 672-2801
Fax: (830) 672-2636
www.co.gonzales.tx.us

In east-central TX, east of San Antonio; original county; organized Mar 17, 1836 (prior to statehood) from Old Mexican Municipality. Name Origin: For Col. Rafael Gonzales (1789-1857), provisional governor of Coahuila and TX (1824-26)

Area (sq mi):: 1069.82 (land 1067.75; water 2.07) Population per square mile: 18.30
Population 2005: 19,587 State rank: 121 Population change: 2000-20005 5.10%; 1990-2000 8.30% Population 2000: 18,628 (White 51.20%; Black or African American 8.40%; Hispanic or Latino 39.60%; Asian 0.30%; Other 19.10%). Foreign born: 11.00%. Median age: 36.30
Income 2000: per capita $14,269; median household $28,368; Population below poverty level: 18.60% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $22,573-$25,014
Unemployment (2004): 4.70% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.60% Median travel time to work: 24.00 minutes Working outside county of residence: 25.20%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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References in periodicals archive ?
The two Eagle Ford wells are situated in Gonzales County, Texas and are operated by Lonestar Operating.
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.
Due to prohibitive costs, the cities joined forces to construct a well field and collection system and treatment facilities, including a 45-mile pipeline from Gonzales County. Despite the challenges associated with developing and constructing such a project, the cross-county pipeline was successfully completed on time and within budget, with water flowing to Seguin in September 2002 and to Schertz in February 2003.
Upon closing, Falcon Minerals will own mineral, royalty, and over-riding royalty interests covering 251,000 gross unit acres in the Eagle Ford and Austin Chalk in Karnes County, DeWitt County, and Gonzales County Texas.
Lonestar Resources announced initial production results from the first Eagle Ford Shale wells on its Hawkeye property in Gonzales County, Texas, which was acquired by Lonestar in the fourth quarter of 2017 for $3.4M.
The Gonzales County Underground Water Conservation District, concerned about potential impacts on its water resources, had challenged Marathon's plans to convert a well - that had been drawing brackish water for oil and gas production - into a resting place for drilling waste.
The new rail terminal, located south of Interstate 10 in Harwood, Texas, and Santrol's second in Gonzales County, is serving the north central part of the shale play.
Our study area was the forest of Ottine Swamp, Palmetto State Park, Gonzales County, Texas.
The blanket ban on all US live birds and hatching eggs on February 24 followed an announcement that the US had found the H5N2 bird flu virus on a chicken farm in Gonzales County in Texas.
The premises in Gonzales County, Texas remains under quarantine, and the flock of approximately 6,608 broiler chickens were depopulated over the weekend.
Gonzales County (locality unspecified), Texas, 23 June 1994, one female specimen (TTU 68628).