Bucks County

Bucks County, Pennsylvania

55 E Court St
Doylestown, PA 18901
Phone: (215) 348-6000
Fax: (215) 348-6571

On southeastern border of PA, north of Philadelphia; original county, organized as Buckingham County Mar 10, 1682. Name Origin: Shortened from the original name, Buckingham, for the English county of Buckinghamshire (also called Bucks), home of the Penn family and of many original settlers

Area (sq mi):: 622.11 (land 607.38; water 14.74) Population per square mile: 1023.00
Population 2005: 621,342 State rank: 4 Population change: 2000-20005 4.00%; 1990-2000 10.40% Population 2000: 597,635 (White 91.10%; Black or African American 3.30%; Hispanic or Latino 2.30%; Asian 2.30%; Other 1.90%). Foreign born: 5.90%. Median age: 37.70
Income 2000: per capita $27,430; median household $59,727; Population below poverty level: 4.50% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $38,236-$40,450
Unemployment (2004): 4.70% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.90% Median travel time to work: 28.60 minutes Working outside county of residence: 44.60%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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The Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL), is pleased to announce that Bucks County Community College has been chosen to receive the 2018 Community and Junior College Libraries Section (CJCLS) EBSCO Community College Learning Resources Award for its Learning Resources Faculty Institutes program.
Panzer has been elected to the Bucks County Bar Association Board of Directors.
Months after four young men were brutally murdered in Bucks County, Pennsylvania, the family of one of the men filed a wrongful death lawsuit.
New Jersey, US-based FI First Bank (NASDAQ: FRBA) has entered into a definitive agreement and plan of reorganisation with Pennsylvania, US-based Bucks County Bank (OTC: BKCS), whereby First Bank will acquire Bucks County Bank, the banks said.
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With these words, Commissioner Diane Ellis-Marseglia, the Board of Bucks County Pennsylvania Commissioners, including Commissioner Chairman Rob Loughery and Commissioner Charley Martin, unanimously approved the formal commencement of the Bucks County Suicide Task Force in September 2013, and set a tone of partnership and shared governance for a major county initiative.
In Pennsylvania, the Bucks County District Attorney's office has announced plans for a new investigative fraud unit to probe insurance frauds and complaints.
Lawmakers, seeking to evaluate the potential for natural gas, introduced the moratorium on natural gas drilling in Bucks County by adding it to the state's fiscal code and the moratorium was approved in June.
2m from Bucks county, Pennsylvania, to provide the latest P25 communications technology, the company announced on Monday.
Saxbys Coffee Worldwide has acquired the assets of Bucks County Coffee Co.
A FIVE-and-a-half-hour journey paid off for County Durham sports horse breeder Billy Moran and his three-year-old in hand brown hunter gelding, Look North, as they took a Bucks County Show Cuddy qualifier.
From 1988 to 1992, Shelley served as Director of Policy for Bucks County, PA, where she was responsible for coordinating policies and program development among various county agencies, non-profit organizations, and the private sector.