Seminole, Texas is a community of over 6,700 individuals located in the northern part of the oil-rich Permian Basin and on the southern edge of the agricultural South Plains of Texas. The economy is primarily dependent on oil production and agriculture. Gaines County has ranked among the top two counties in the state in both oil and cotton production for many years. In addition to a strong agriculture and oil economy, Gaines County enjoys a low crime rate, low unemployment rate, favorable climate, and easy access to the mountains of New Mexico, the sandhills of West Texas, and the rugged wilderness of the Big Bend area. Indeed, Seminole is a QUALITY community in which to work, play and raise a family.
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