Potter County Statistics
 
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POPULATION POTTER COUNTY

Actual

Projected

1990

2000

2010

2020

2030

2040

2050

Potter County (Total)

97874

105666

112611

121963

129728

137989

145299

Amarillo (Part)

91502

98526

105245

114253

121228

128644

136514

County-Other

6372

7140

7366

7710

8500

9345

8785

Region Total

323,766

357,091

391,483

425,410

451,007

481,868

515,359

Actual 1990 Census

Amarillo Remainder in Randall County

Projected Texas Water Development Board



Water Use by User Types POTTER COUNTY
 

1996 ALL USEAGE IN ACRE-FEET

 

SURFACE WATER

GROUND WATER

TOTAL WATER USED-1996

Municipal (total)

   

26,691

Amarillo

14,640

10,699

25,339

Muni Other

48

1,304

1,352

Manufacturing

3,007

2,027

5,034

Power Generation

3,507

1,075

4,582

Mining

 

957

957

Irrigation

5,432

18,183

23,615

Livestock

610

68

678

Total

27,244

34,313

61,557

Source Texas Water Development Board One acre-foot = 325,851 gallons

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