La Salle County

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La Salle County, Texas

PO Box 340
Cotulla, TX 78014
Phone: (830) 879-3033
Fax: (830) 879-2933
www.lasallecountytx.org

In southern TX, northeast of Laredo; organized Feb 1, 1858 from Bexar and Webb counties. Name Origin: For Robert Cavelier (1643-87), Sieur de La Salle, French adventurer and explorer who claimed the land west of the Mississippi River for France

Area (sq mi):: 1494.23 (land 1488.85; water 5.38) Population per square mile: 4.00
Population 2005: 6,016 State rank: 196 Population change: 2000-20005 2.60%; 1990-2000 11.60% Population 2000: 5,866 (White 19.00%; Black or African American 3.50%; Hispanic or Latino 77.10%; Asian 0.30%; Other 14.60%). Foreign born: 4.00%. Median age: 33.00
Income 2000: per capita $9,692; median household $21,857; Population below poverty level: 29.80% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $14,182-$15,917
Unemployment (2004): 6.90% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.70% Median travel time to work: 28.80 minutes Working outside county of residence: 28.20%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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References in periodicals archive ?
The Eagle Ford JV Pipeline system is a 50/50 joint venture between Plains and Enterprise that delivers crude oil and condensate via pipeline from Gardendale in La Salle County, TX to the Three Rivers and Corpus Christi refineries and to other markets via marine transport facilities at Corpus Christi.
The proposed South Texas System project, which is divided into two phases, will include pipeline capacity upgrades to the segments of the South Texas Crude Oil Pipeline System between NuStar's Gardendale Terminal in La Salle County, TX and NuStar's Corpus Christi North Beach Terminal in Nueces County.
The proposed South Texas System Project would include pipeline capacity upgrades to segments of the South Texas System between NuStar's Gardendale Terminal in La Salle County, TX and NuStar's Corpus Christi Terminal in Nueces County.