Carson County

By: Camila Ruano

About Carson County

  • Carson County was created in 1876 and organized in 1888
  • Named for Samuel P. Carson, the Secretary of State
  • Carson County is a county in oil and gas development
  • Carson County is one of the four historic county's
  • Carson County is in the middle of the Panhandle
  • Carson County has a balanced economy based on ranching, farming, oil, transportation, and the Pantex Plant.
  • Most of the farmland is located in the eastern part of the country, and the ranch land is on the western part of the country