Live Oak County

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Live Oak County, Texas

PO Box 280
George West, TX 78022
Phone: (361) 449-2733

In southern TX, northwest of Corpus Christi; organized Feb 2, 1856 from Nueces County. Name Origin: For the indigenous live oak trees, Quercus virginiana and Q. chrysolepsis.

Area (sq mi):: 1078.83 (land 1036.30; water 42.53) Population per square mile: 11.30
Population 2005: 11,717 State rank: 157 Population change: 2000-20005 -4.80%; 1990-2000 28.80% Population 2000: 12,309 (White 58.50%; Black or African American 2.40%; Hispanic or Latino 38.00%; Asian 0.20%; Other 10.00%). Foreign born: 2.30%. Median age: 39.20
Income 2000: per capita $15,886; median household $32,057; Population below poverty level: 16.50% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $16,754-$18,905
Unemployment (2004): 5.30% Unemployment change (from 2000): 2.80% Median travel time to work: 27.20 minutes Working outside county of residence: 32.70%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Corpus Christi County seat (281,196)

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    80 acre parcel in Live Oak County, TX with a bid of $1202.
    Additionally, ETP will construct 51 miles of 36-inch pipe extending from its Robstown pipeline system in Nueces County, TX to its facilities located in Live Oak County, TX (Nueces Crossover).
    ETP has also proposed the construction of the Nueces Crossover, a 36-inch diameter pipeline passing from its Robstown pipeline system in Nueces County, TX, to its facilities in Live Oak County, TX, a distance of 51 miles.