Nueces County

Nueces County, Texas

901 Leopard St Suite 201
Corpus Christi, TX 78401
Phone: (361) 888-0580
Fax: (361) 888-0329
www.co.nueces.tx.us

On the southeastern coast of TX, north of Brownsville; organized Apr 18, 1846 from San Patricio County. Name Origin: For the Nueces River, which forms part of its eastern border; Spanish 'nuts,' for the abundant pecan trees

Area (sq mi):: 1166.42 (land 835.82; water 330.60) Population per square mile: 382.50
Population 2005: 319,704 State rank: 14 Population change: 2000-20005 1.90%; 1990-2000 7.70% Population 2000: 313,645 (White 37.70%; Black or African American 4.20%; Hispanic or Latino 55.80%; Asian 1.20%; Other 22.50%). Foreign born: 6.50%. Median age: 33.30
Income 2000: per capita $17,036; median household $35,959; Population below poverty level: 18.20% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $23,925-$26,368
Unemployment (2004): 6.30% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.60% Median travel time to work: 20.20 minutes Working outside county of residence: 7.30%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Robstown (12,614)

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    Others, such as Nueces County GOP Chairman Mike Bergsma, said they didn't believe the charges against the congressman to begin with - and still don't.
    Hernandez was taken into custody on Tuesday at Nueces County Jail in Texas, where she is being held on a $25,000 bond, New York Daily News (http://www.
    3, 2017, in Nueces County in the city of Corpus Christi and in Orange County in the city of Vidor.
    Several counties along the Gulf coast, including Nueces county, Calhoun county and Brazoria county, have ordered mandatory evacuations in low-lying areas.
    Del Mar College, just over the Harbor Bridge in Nueces County, has for several years worked proactively with area industries and the independent school districts (ISDs) in San Patricio County to establish workforce and technical training programs in the high schools, such as welding, industrial instrumentation and process technology.
    Americans United, responding to a local complaint, in January sent Nueces County officials a letter informing them that the Ten Commandments monument on the courthouse lawn was an unconstitutional government endorsement of religion, and demanded the Decalogue be removed.
    Valley Crossing will construct and operate a header system of over 5 Bcf/d near the Agua Dulce Hub in Nueces County, TX as well as a 2.
    com)-- A $25 million judgement has been entered in Nueces County District Court against a Chicago-area trucking company and two others in a crash that severely injured two local motorcyclists, attorney Billy Edwards has announced.
    In general, female gophers captured on mainland Nueces County were larger numerically for all body and skull measurements than females from Padre Island, followed by Flour Bluff and Kleberg County.
    The export facility will be linked to a 120-mile, 42-inch diametre intra-state pipeline which NET Mexico is planning to build from the Agua Dulce Hub in Nueces County, Texas, to the export system.
    This contract includes construction of approximately 120 miles of 42-inch diameter natural gas pipeline from a location near Agua Dulce, Nueces County, Texas to a delivery point near the City of Rio Grande, Starr County, Texas.
    This effect may have been most noticeable in Nueces County (which contains Corpus Christi), where immediately prior to Balandran the TDI (1997) stated that water damage claims made up 75-80 percent of homeowners losses and that 85 percent of the Nueces County water loss claims were for foundation damage.