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Anderson County, South Carolina

100 S Main St
Anderson, SC 29624
Phone: (864) 260-4000
Fax: (864) 260-4106
www.andersoncountysc.org

On the northwestern border of SC, southwest of Greenville; organized Dec 20, 1826 from Old Pendleton District, which was abolished at that time. Name Origin: For Gen. Robert Anderson (?-1813), a SC officer in the American Revolution

Area (sq mi):: 757.45 (land 718.02; water 39.43) Population per square mile: 244.40
Population 2005: 175,514 State rank: 8 Population change: 2000-20005 5.90%; 1990-2000 14.10% Population 2000: 165,740 (White 80.90%; Black or African American 16.60%; Hispanic or Latino 1.10%; Asian 0.40%; Other 1.40%). Foreign born: 1.50%. Median age: 37.30
Income 2000: per capita $18,365; median household $36,807; Population below poverty level: 12.00% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $24,272-$25,946
Unemployment (2004): 7.10% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.50% Median travel time to work: 23.70 minutes Working outside county of residence: 31.50%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Anderson County seat (25,715)

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    Anderson County, Tennessee

    100 N Main St Rm 111
    Clinton, TN 37716
    Phone: (865) 457-5400
    Fax: (865) 259-0116
    www.andersoncountychamber.org

    In northeastern TN, west of Knoxville; organized Nov 6, 1801 from Knox and Grainger counties. Name Origin: For Maj. Joseph Anderson (1757-1837), U.S. senator from TN (1797-1815) and first comptroller of the U.S. Treasury (1815-36)

    Area (sq mi):: 344.82 (land 337.51; water 7.31) Population per square mile: 214.60
    Population 2005: 72,430 State rank: 17 Population change: 2000-20005 1.50%; 1990-2000 4.50% Population 2000: 71,330 (White 92.70%; Black or African American 3.90%; Hispanic or Latino 1.10%; Asian 0.80%; Other 1.90%). Foreign born: 1.90%. Median age: 39.90
    Income 2000: per capita $19,009; median household $35,483; Population below poverty level: 13.10% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $25,035-$27,668
    Unemployment (2004): 4.90% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.90% Median travel time to work: 22.90 minutes Working outside county of residence: 34.70%
    Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Oak Ridge (27,298)

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    Anderson County, Kansas

    100 E 4th Ave
    Garnett, KS 66032
    Phone: (785) 448-6841
    Fax: (785) 448-5621

    In eastern KS, southeast of Emporia; original county; organized Aug 25, 1855 (prior to statehood). Name Origin: For Joseph C. Anderson, a member of the first KS territorial legislature

    Area (sq mi):: 584.29 (land 582.92; water 1.38) Population per square mile: 14.00
    Population 2005: 8,182 State rank: 48 Population change: 2000-20005 0.90%; 1990-2000 3.90% Population 2000: 8,110 (White 96.90%; Black or African American 0.30%; Hispanic or Latino 1.10%; Asian 0.20%; Other 1.90%). Foreign born: 0.60%. Median age: 39.60
    Income 2000: per capita $16,458; median household $33,244; Population below poverty level: 12.80% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $20,684-$21,348
    Unemployment (2004): 6.00% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.10% Median travel time to work: 25.50 minutes Working outside county of residence: 39.00%
    Cities with population over 10,000: None
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    Anderson County, Kentucky

    151 S Main St
    Lawrenceburg, KY 40342
    Phone: (502) 839-3041
    Fax: (502) 839-3043

    In north-central KY, west of Lexington; organized Jan 16, 1827 from Franklin, Mercer, and Washington counties. Name Origin: For Richard Clough Anderson, Jr. (1788-1826), KY legislator, U.S. representative (1817-21), and U.S. Minister to Colombia (1823)

    Area (sq mi):: 204.28 (land 202.67; water 1.61) Population per square mile: 100.60
    Population 2005: 20,394 State rank: 54 Population change: 2000-20005 6.70%; 1990-2000 31.20% Population 2000: 19,111 (White 96.00%; Black or African American 2.30%; Hispanic or Latino 0.80%; Asian 0.10%; Other 1.00%). Foreign born: 0.90%. Median age: 35.50
    Income 2000: per capita $18,621; median household $45,433; Population below poverty level: 7.50% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $24,171-$25,114
    Unemployment (2004): 4.00% Unemployment change (from 2000): -1.40% Median travel time to work: 26.60 minutes Working outside county of residence: 64.20%
    Cities with population over 10,000: None
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    Anderson County, Texas

    500 N Church St
    Palestine, TX 75801
    Phone: (903) 723-7432
    Fax: (903) 723-4625
    www.co.anderson.tx.us

    In east-central TX, southeast of Dallas; organized Mar 24, 1846 from Houston County. Name Origin: For Kenneth Lewis Anderson (1805-45), TX legislator and vice president of the Republic of TX (1844)

    Area (sq mi):: 1077.95 (land 1070.79; water 7.16) Population per square mile: 52.70
    Population 2005: 56,408 State rank: 56 Population change: 2000-20005 2.40%; 1990-2000 14.80% Population 2000: 55,109 (White 63.10%; Black or African American 23.50%; Hispanic or Latino 12.20%; Asian 0.40%; Other 9.60%). Foreign born: 3.20%. Median age: 35.80
    Income 2000: per capita $13,838; median household $31,957; Population below poverty level: 16.50% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $17,667-$18,779
    Unemployment (2004): 7.20% Unemployment change (from 2000): 3.20% Median travel time to work: 22.80 minutes Working outside county of residence: 17.00%
    Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Palestine County seat (17,869)

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    The communities and school districts selected in the second round include: Anderson County Schools Anderson County; Oak Ridge Schools Anderson County; Claiborne County School District Claiborne County; Metropolitan Nashville Public Schools Davidson County; DeKalb County Board of Education DeKalb County; Dyer County Schools Dyer County; Dyersburg City Schools Dyer County; Hamblen County Schools Hamblen County; Marion County Board of Education Marion County;Monroe County Schools Monroe County.
    EST on Tuesday, Anderson County deputies responded to an incident in an area near the South Main Chapel and Recovery Center and reportedly discovered the woman holding her own eyeballs.
    The shooter wounded two students and a teacher on Wednesday afternoon outside rural Townville Elementary but was apprehended before he could get inside the building, Anderson County Sheriff John Skipper said.
    After the teenager began shooting, volunteer firefighter Jamie Brock pinned him down while staff led children to safety inside the building, Anderson County emergency services director Taylor Jones told a news conference.
    The appeals court sent the case back to trial court in Anderson County after Roberson's legal team argued that his conviction was based on junk science.
    It turned out that Wilson, a former Anderson County Council member and state school board member, was running a Ponzi scheme by soliciting money from investors, promising them high rates of return through the purchase of silver at low prices and then selling the precious metal at high prices.
    Per a release, the growth comes from a $5 million investment in Oak Ridge and Anderson County, Tennessee.
    The Brookside Salt Dome Storage Project is a fully-permitted, de-risked partially-completed storage project located near the Bethel Hub in Anderson County, Texas.
    Last fall, five school systems began piloting the statewide WBL program, representing a diverse slice of the state: Anderson County in east Tennessee, Clarksville-Montgomery School System to the northwest of Nashville, Gibson Special School District (SSD) on the western side of the state, Moore County in south central and Rutherford County smack dab in the middle.
    The company paid more than $778,000 in real estate and property taxes to Anderson County this year, twice what it paid in 2010, making it the biggest taxpayer by far.
    April Freeman, of TNA District 2, is currently teaching health science classes at Anderson County Career & Technical Center (ACCTC), and is also a sexual assault nurse examiner, as well as a part time FNP student.
    Brown's friend Latisha Vernon called the Anderson County Sheriff's Office to report that a burglary was taking place.

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