Hansford County

Hansford County, Texas

15 NW Court
Spearman, TX 79081
Phone: (806) 659-4110
Fax: (806) 659-4168
www.co.hansford.tx.us

In north-central TX panhandle, northeast of Amarillo; organized Aug 21, 1876 from Bexar County. Name Origin: For Gen. John M. Hansford (?-1844), TX district court judge (1840-42) and attorney general of TX

Area (sq mi):: 920.40 (land 919.80; water 0.60) Population per square mile: 5.70
Population 2005: 5,230 State rank: 201 Population change: 2000-20005 -2.60%; 1990-2000 -8.20% Population 2000: 5,369 (White 67.10%; Black or African American 0.00%; Hispanic or Latino 31.50%; Asian 0.20%; Other 19.80%). Foreign born: 15.60%. Median age: 36.50
Income 2000: per capita $17,408; median household $35,438; Population below poverty level: 16.40% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $33,530-$34,080
Unemployment (2004): 3.90% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.70% Median travel time to work: 15.90 minutes Working outside county of residence: 15.70%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Xcel, with enhanced access to eastern electricity from the operational TUCO line, along with another line between Hansford County and Woodward, will be able to cut its power procurement costs by $60 million per annum.
We believe in God in Hansford County," Teresa Barkley said.
4, 1919, in Hansford County, Texas, to Robert and Nellie Moore Thompson.
Located in Hansford County, Texas, the 20 MW Frisco project is in the Texas panhandle and is scheduled to be in commercial operation by the end of 2011.
Location: Dumas, Moore County, 1249 North Maddox; Darrouzett, Lipscomb County, 311 West Broadway; Gruver, Hansford County, 114 West SH 15; Panhandle, Carson County, 101 South Elsie.
In the Ogallala, for example, a well in Hansford County contained water at around 70-f00t depths in 1950.
Ltd (DSME) (SEO: 042660), announced today that it has begun shipment of turbines to the 20 MW Frisco Wind Farm, located in the northern-most portion of Hansford County, Texas.
Under the agreement, the consortium has committed to funding the 150 MW Origin wind project located in Garvin, Murray and Carter counties in Oklahoma and the 200 MW Goodwell project in Texas County, Oklahoma and Hansford County, Texas.
It has properties in Osage County, Oklahoma and Hansford County, Texas.
Work has been completed on the 345-kilovolt double-circuit transmission line running from an Xcel Energy facility near Hitchland in northern Hansford County, Texas, to Woodward, Okla.
We retained a carried interest in the first three wells to be drilled on the Hansford County project and the first well in this multi-well project has been drilled and early analysis indicates that it will be as good or better than we expected.