Carbon County


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Carbon County, Pennsylvania

2 Hazard Sq
Jim Thorpe, PA 18229
Phone: (570) 325-3611
Fax: (570) 325-3622
www.carboncounty.com

In eastern PA, south of Scranton; organized Mar 13, 1843 from Northampton and Monroe counties. Name Origin: For its rich deposits of anthracite coal

Area (sq mi):: 387.23 (land 381.04; water 6.20) Population per square mile: 162.60
Population 2005: 61,959 State rank: 41 Population change: 2000-20005 5.40%; 1990-2000 3.40% Population 2000: 58,802 (White 96.90%; Black or African American 0.60%; Hispanic or Latino 1.50%; Asian 0.30%; Other 1.30%). Foreign born: 1.80%. Median age: 40.60
Income 2000: per capita $17,064; median household $35,113; Population below poverty level: 9.50% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $24,194-$26,372
Unemployment (2004): 6.50% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.40% Median travel time to work: 29.20 minutes Working outside county of residence: 52.30%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Carbon County, Utah

120 E Main St
Price, UT 84501
Phone: (435) 636-3200
Fax: (435) 636-3210
www.co.carbon.ut.us

In east-central UT, southeast of Provo; organized 1894 (prior to statehood) from Emery County. Name Origin: For the abundant coal deposits within its borders

Area (sq mi):: 1484.57 (land 1478.46; water 6.12) Population per square mile: 13.10
Population 2005: 19,437 State rank: 13 Population change: 2000-20005 -4.80%; 1990-2000 1.00% Population 2000: 20,422 (White 86.50%; Black or African American 0.30%; Hispanic or Latino 10.30%; Asian 0.30%; Other 8.30%). Foreign born: 2.00%. Median age: 33.60
Income 2000: per capita $15,325; median household $34,036; Population below poverty level: 13.40% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $21,355-$22,914
Unemployment (2004): 7.20% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.90% Median travel time to work: 16.40 minutes Working outside county of residence: 11.50%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Carbon County, Wyoming

PO Box 6
Rawlins, WY 82301
Phone: (307) 328-2668
Fax: (307) 328-2669
www.wyomingcarboncounty.com

On the central southern border of WY; organized Dec 16, 1868 (prior to statehood) from Laramie County. Name Origin: For vast coal deposits within its boundaries

Area (sq mi):: 7964.03 (land 7896.14; water 67.89) Population per square mile: 1.90
Population 2005: 15,331 State rank: 12 Population change: 2000-20005 -2.00%; 1990-2000 -6.10% Population 2000: 15,639 (White 82.40%; Black or African American 0.70%; Hispanic or Latino 13.80%; Asian 0.70%; Other 8.70%). Foreign born: 2.90%. Median age: 38.90
Income 2000: per capita $18,375; median household $36,060; Population below poverty level: 12.90% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $23,663-$27,479
Unemployment (2004): 4.60% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.20% Median travel time to work: 13.70 minutes Working outside county of residence: 5.70%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Carbon County, Montana

17 W 11th St
Red Lodge, MT 59068
Phone: (406) 446-1220
Fax: (406) 446-2640
www.co.carbon.mt.us/gp/

On the central southern border of MT, southwest of Billings; organized Mar 4, 1895 from Park and Yellowstone counties. Name Origin: For the abundant coal deposits within its borders

Area (sq mi):: 2062.19 (land 2047.99; water 14.20) Population per square mile: 4.80
Population 2005: 9,902 State rank: 20 Population change: 2000-20005 3.70%; 1990-2000 18.20% Population 2000: 9,552 (White 96.20%; Black or African American 0.30%; Hispanic or Latino 1.80%; Asian 0.40%; Other 2.30%). Foreign born: 1.60%. Median age: 41.90
Income 2000: per capita $17,204; median household $32,139; Population below poverty level: 11.60% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $24,050-$25,518
Unemployment (2004): 3.90% Unemployment change (from 2000): -0.70% Median travel time to work: 28.10 minutes Working outside county of residence: 32.40%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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In addition, the storm resulted in these closures: sections of Interstate 76 in Montgomery County; Interstate 78 in Berks County; Interstate 81 in northeast Pennsylvania; Interstate 84 in Pike County, and Interstate 476, the northeast extension of the Pennsylvania Turnpike in Carbon County, and Interstate 90 in the Erie area.
Contrast Wayne County's challenges with those of Carbon County, which is still a major producer of oil and coal but has been trying to diversify its economy to reflect the changing energy landscape.
It is estimated that only about 40 Wyoming pocket gophers exist today in Sweetwater county, Wyoming, and Carbon county, Pennsylvania.
Located in Carbon County, Wyoming, Medicine Bow Wind Farm consists of nine fully operational Vestas turbines with a total capacity of 6.
New Jersey-based power projects operator NJR Clean Energy Ventures (NJRCEV) has acquired Carbon County, Wyoming-based nine-turbine Medicine Bow Wind Farm, the company said.
According to case documentation, about 16 million tons of recoverable federal reserves in Carbon County remained on the lease.
In the meantime, the God-given oil gusher and Pastor Ted, now a popular TV evangelist, are attracting more Children of God to Carbon County, Wyoming.
The bank said that five of the acquired branches are located in Luzerne County, one is located in Lackawanna County and two are located in Carbon County.
Shawn Noonan said investigators are trying to figure out what motivated Carbon County Deputy Sheriff David Midas and said they were interviewing co-workers and family members to see whether there were signs of mental illness.
Air Force Rescue Coordination Center received an ELT signal at 1558 and contacted the Casper FSS and the Carbon County Sheriff's Office in Rawlins, Wyo.
Located in the Seminole Mining District, Carbon County, Wyoming.
The most comprehensive winter survey of mines and caves has been in the Pryor Mountains in Carbon County (Madson and Hanson 1992), and only a single hibernaculum, Azure Cave in Phillips County, has been the focus of even moderate monitoring (Hendricks and others 2000).