Schleicher County

Schleicher County, Texas

PO Drawer 580
Eldorado, TX 76936
Phone: (325) 853-2833
Fax: (325) 853-2768

In west-central TX, south of San Angelo; organized Apr 1, 1887 from Crockett County. Name Origin: For Capt. Gustave Schleicher (1823-79), TX legislator (1853-54; 1859-61), Confederate army officer, and U.S. representative (1875-79)

Area (sq mi):: 1310.65 (land 1310.61; water 0.04) Population per square mile: 2.10
Population 2005: 2,742 State rank: 230 Population change: 2000-20005 -6.60%; 1990-2000 -1.80% Population 2000: 2,935 (White 54.30%; Black or African American 1.50%; Hispanic or Latino 43.50%; Asian 0.20%; Other 21.70%). Foreign born: 13.90%. Median age: 38.80
Income 2000: per capita $15,969; median household $29,746; Population below poverty level: 21.50% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $17,371-$19,210
Unemployment (2004): 3.90% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.60% Median travel time to work: 21.60 minutes Working outside county of residence: 25.30%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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has begun construction of the Live Oak Wind Project, located in Schleicher County, near San Angelo, in west Texas.
Runge expressed concerns about groundwater pumping in neighboring Schleicher County taking water out of the aquifer before it reaches the springs that feed the river.
In Schleicher County, Texas, appraiser Phil McCormick, MAI, owner of McCormick Appraisals in Eldorado, says he's seen more than 8 million gallons of water come out of one well from fracking.
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Construction of the line - a project of the Lower Colorado River Authority that will run from Schleicher County to a substation near Comfort - should start next year.
One female was collected on 2 August 1998 from Schleicher County in the Edwards Plateau.
It will run for at least 130 miles between a yet-to-be-built substation called McCamey D in Schleicher County, to the Kendall substation near Comfort.
In a filing today with the Public Utility Commission, the Electric Reliability Council of Texas, known as ERCOT, wrote that it found "no effective alternatives" to the big line, which would run for at least 130 miles between a yet-to-be-built substation called McCamey D in Schleicher County to the Kendall substation near Comfort.
Four of these mice (TTU 43919, 43920, 43921, 43922) were taken in Schleicher County, 3 mi.
At issue is a potential line stretching more than 150 miles from a not-yet-built substation in Schleicher County called McCamey D to Kendall County and on to Gillespie County.