Hemphill County

Hemphill County, Texas

PO Box 867
Canadian, TX 79014
Phone: (806) 323-6212

On the northeastern border of TX panhandle, northeast of Amarillo; organized Aug 21, 1876 from Bexar County. Name Origin: For Gen. John Hemphill (1803-62), chief justice of the TX supreme court (1846-58) and U.S. senator (1859-61)

Area (sq mi):: 912.06 (land 909.68; water 2.38) Population per square mile: 3.80
Population 2005: 3,422 State rank: 219 Population change: 2000-20005 2.10%; 1990-2000 -9.90% Population 2000: 3,351 (White 81.20%; Black or African American 1.60%; Hispanic or Latino 15.60%; Asian 0.30%; Other 10.50%). Foreign born: 6.50%. Median age: 38.60
Income 2000: per capita $16,929; median household $35,456; Population below poverty level: 12.60% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $33,584-$37,096
Unemployment (2004): 3.30% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.60% Median travel time to work: 18.10 minutes Working outside county of residence: 15.80%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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5 mi2 in Roger Mills County, Oklahoma and Hemphill County, Texas that will build on an existing 62 mi2 3D survey recently purchased by TGS.
The transaction includes the Buffalo Creek Plant for cryogenic gas processing, a gas gathering pipeline and associated trunk line in Hemphill County, Texas, which are due to come on stream in early 2014, as well as an amine treating facility and associated infrastructure in Washita County, Oklahoma.
Eagle Rock Energy Partners plans to install a 60 MMcf/d cryogenic processing facility in Hemphill County, TX in the heart of the prolific Granite Wash play.
VAALCO Energy Inc, a United States-based independent energy company, has achieved the first production from its exploration well drilled in Hemphill County, Texas in the Granite Wash formation.
The company is working in partnership with Sandridge Energy on three wells in Gaines County, Texas and is preparing to spud a well with Devon Energy in Hemphill County, Texas.
Ann Fagan-Cook is CEO of Parkview Hospital, Wheeler, Texas; Patrick Murfee is director of information technology at Hemphill County Hospital, Canadian, Texas.
Second-quarter drilling included the George 17-4H (61% working interest), a horizontal Granite Wash well in southern Hemphill County, which was brought on production in late June, averaging 7.
The 11,100-foot Fee well is located in Hemphill County, Texas and has produced 8.
mirabilis were collected at the State Highway 70 crossing, Roberts County; and 17 specimens were collected at the US Highway 83 crossing, Hemphill County.
Since Forest's first quarter 2011 earnings release, the Company has completed four horizontal Granite Wash wells (three wells in Hemphill County and one well in Wheeler County) that had average 24-hour initial production rates of 9 MMcfe/d, including a liquids component of approximately 46% of total equivalent production, or over 700 Bbls/d of liquids.
The Sunray plant, in Moore County, and the Hemphill plant, in Hemphill County, have combined processing capacity of approximately 220 million cubic feet of gas a day (mmcf/d) and an associated gathering system of around 2,500 miles of pipelines.
Breitling Oil and Gas Corporation, a United States-based independent exploration and production company, has drilled the Breitling-Buffalo Run #1H on July 10, 2011 in Hemphill County, Texas.