Woodson County

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Woodson County, Kansas

105 W Rutledge St
Yates Center, KS 66783
Phone: (620) 625-2179
Fax: (620) 625-8670

In southeastern KS, east of Wichita; original county; organized Aug 25, 1855 (prior to statehood). Name Origin: For Daniel Woodson, secretary of KS Territory (1854-57)

Area (sq mi):: 505.45 (land 500.61; water 4.85) Population per square mile: 7.10
Population 2005: 3,572 State rank: 79 Population change: 2000-20005 -5.70%; 1990-2000 -8.00% Population 2000: 3,788 (White 96.20%; Black or African American 0.80%; Hispanic or Latino 1.40%; Asian 0.10%; Other 2.20%). Foreign born: 0.80%. Median age: 44.10
Income 2000: per capita $14,283; median household $25,335; Population below poverty level: 13.20% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $18,386-$18,905
Unemployment (2004): 7.20% Unemployment change (from 2000): -0.50% Median travel time to work: 21.70 minutes Working outside county of residence: 40.00%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Pink Sheets:HMGP): The Tebbens-Hemi-2 oil well flushed in at 43 bbls per day after the fracing process was completed on our lease in Woodson County, KS.
Also, additional wells are in the process of being reworked and brought on line in Woodson County, KS.
Hemi drilled a deep exploratory well on the Tebbens Lease which allowed us to discover several coal bed methane (CBM) gas and oil pay zones not previously explored in Woodson County, KS.