Winkler County

Winkler County, Texas

100 E Winkler ST
Kermit, TX 79745
Phone: (432) 586-3401
www.co.wichita.tx.us

In western TX, west of Odessa; organized Feb 26, 1887 from Tom Green County. Name Origin: For Lt. Col. Clinton McKamy Winkler (1827-82), TX legislator (1848), officer in the Confederate army, and civil appeals court judge (1876-82)

Area (sq mi):: 841.24 (land 841.05; water 0.19) Population per square mile: 8.00
Population 2005: 6,690 State rank: 190 Population change: 2000-20005 -6.70%; 1990-2000 -16.80% Population 2000: 7,173 (White 53.30%; Black or African American 1.90%; Hispanic or Latino 44.00%; Asian 0.20%; Other 23.10%). Foreign born: 14.30%. Median age: 35.20
Income 2000: per capita $13,725; median household $30,591; Population below poverty level: 18.70% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $18,703-$20,814
Unemployment (2004): 6.70% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.80% Median travel time to work: 24.50 minutes Working outside county of residence: 24.30%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Separately, the company provided an update on the expansion of its West Texas mine facility located in Winkler County. Operations at West Texas commenced in March 2018 and the mine is operating at its initial capacity run rate of 3 million tpy.
Upon completion of drilling operations, the rig will move to our 2 well Hackberry Pad in adjoining Winkler County. Production operations in our Ward County area are proceeding as planned with all wells producing at predicted rates and with no wells currently shut in for frac protection.
The TGS-Fairfield Geotechnologies AMI extends across the north half and east side of Lea County and into the west side of Winkler County, Texas, covering an area of 5,179 km2 bordering TGS' West Kermit 3D survey to the south.
(TSX: INE), a company that develops, acquires, owns and operates run-of-river hydroelectric facilities, wind farms, solar photovoltaic farms and geothermal power generation plants, has acquired a sizable 250MWAC/315 MWDC photovoltaic solar project located in Winkler county, Texas, United States from Longroad Energy Partners LLC.
Oil and gas company Lilis Energy (Other OTC:LLEX) disclosed on Thursday the completion of the acquisition of certain oil and gas properties located in Winkler County, Texas for a purchase price of USD3m under Section 363 of the Bankruptcy Code.
As a result of the transaction, Lilis is acquiring approximately 3,500 core net acres in the prolific Permian Southern Delaware Basin in the Crittendon Field of Winkler County, Texas, with over 500 potential drilling locations.
We could have a town that's incorporated, have a city council, maybe even start a school." Loving County had a school, but it has been boarded up for years, and students are bused to neighboring Winkler County.
SILVER SPRING, MD -- The American Nurses Association (ANA) is gratified that justice ultimately prevailed in the 'Winkler County' case involving two west Texas nurses who filed a complaint against physician Rolando Arafiles citing unsafe practices.
ANA members Anne Mitchell and Vicki Galle showed moral courage and adhered to the Code of Ethics for Nurses when they reported a physician at their Winkler County Memorial Hospital to the Texas Medical Board in 2009 for what they deemed unsafe practices.
SILVER SPRING, MD--The American Nurses Association (ANA) is gratified that justice ultimately prevailed in the 'Winkler County' case involving two west Texas nurses who filed a complaint against physician Rolando Arafiles citing unsafe practices.
SILVER SPRING, MD-The American Nurses Association (ANA) is gratified that justice ultimately prevailed in the "Winkler County" case involving two west Texas nurses who filed a complaint against physician Rolando Arafiles citing unsafe practices.
Energy Transfer Partners and Regency Energy Partners will spend $700 million in a joint venture to build a 530-mile pipeline to carry natural gas liquids from Winkler County in West Texas to a processing plant in Jackson County, east of Victoria.