Loving County

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Loving County, Texas

100 Bell St PO Box 194
Mentone, TX 79754
Phone: (432) 377-2441
Fax: (432) 377-2701
www.co.loving.tx.us

On the northwestern border of TX, west of Odessa; organized Feb 26, 1887 from Tom Green County. Name Origin: For Oliver Loving, pioneer and rancher

Area (sq mi):: 676.85 (land 673.08; water 3.77) Population per square mile: 0.10
Population 2005: 62 State rank: 254 Population change: 2000-20005 -7.50%; 1990-2000 -37.40% Population 2000: 67 (White 89.60%; Black or African American 0.00%; Hispanic or Latino 10.40%; Asian 0.00%; Other 10.50%). Foreign born: 0.00%. Median age: 45.80
Income 2000: per capita $24,084; median household $40,000; Population below poverty level: 0.00% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $71,723-$72,063
Unemployment (2004): 6.40% Unemployment change (from 2000): -1.50% Median travel time to work: 14.60 minutes Working outside county of residence: 18.40%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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References in periodicals archive ?
Energy Transfer Partners' affiliate, ETP Crude LLC, held a binding open season for a new pipeline, the Delaware Basin Crude Gathering Pipeline that will have capacity to accept 120,000 bpd of crude oil from receipt points in Reeves County, TX and Lea County, NM for transportation to delivery points in Loving County, TX and Lea County.
The 32-mile, 12-inch Avalon Extension pipeline will extend the Avalon pipeline, which runs from the PAA Avalon station in northwest Loving County to its Blacktip station in southeast Loving County, TX, into Culberson County, TX, and is capable of transporting up to 100,000 barrels per day (bpd) of crude oil from northern Loving and Culberson Counties.
The 32-mile, 12-inch Avalon Extension pipeline will extend the Avalon pipeline, which runs from the PAA Avalon station in northwest Loving County to its Blacktip station in southeast Loving County, TX into Culberson County, TX, and transport up to 100,000 bpd of crude oil from northern Loving and Culberson counties.
Some of the more notable properties sold include: Swift Energy -- Mohawk Field in Columbia, AR for $475,000; Bernard Field in Wharton County, TX for $415,000; Roleta Field in Zapata County, TX for $560,000; TCW -- Todd, Volkens and Walker wells in Weld, CO for $900,000; Maynard Oil -- Shugart North Field in Eddy County, NM for $700,000; Laguna Petroleum -- Concho Field in Canadian County, OK for $425,000; Dimmitt Field in Loving County, TX for $1,380,000; Questar -- Bryans Mill Field in Cass County, TX for $1,500,000; Legend Natural Gas -- Wadsworth South Field in Matagorda County, TX for $775,000; Westwin Energy -- Spraberry Trend Field in Midland County, TX -- 2 Lots for a combined total of $2,800,000.