Caroline County


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Caroline County, Virginia

PO Box 447
Bowling Green, VA 22427
Phone: (804) 633-5380
Fax: (804) 633-4970
www.co.caroline.va.us

In east-central VA, north of Richmond; organized Feb 1, 1727 from Essex, King and Queen, and King William counties. Name Origin: For Princess Wilhelmina Carolina of Anspach (1683-1737), wife of George II of England

Area (sq mi):: 538.89 (land 532.52; water 6.36) Population per square mile: 48.00
Population 2005: 25,563 State rank: 62 Population change: 2000-20005 15.60%; 1990-2000 15.10% Population 2000: 22,121 (White 62.00%; Black or African American 34.40%; Hispanic or Latino 1.30%; Asian 0.40%; Other 2.70%). Foreign born: 1.70%. Median age: 37.70
Income 2000: per capita $18,342; median household $39,845; Population below poverty level: 9.40% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $23,819-$25,539
Unemployment (2004): 3.90% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.80% Median travel time to work: 37.70 minutes Working outside county of residence: 67.60%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Caroline County, Maryland

109 Market St
Denton, MD 21629
Phone: (410) 479-0660
Fax: (410) 479-4060
www.carolinemd.org

On eastern border of MD, southwest of Dover, DE; organized Jun 15, 1773 (prior to statehood) from Dorchester and Queen Anne's counties. Name Origin: For Caroline Calvert Eden, sister of Frederick Calvert, 6th Baron Baltimore and the last proprietor of MD

Area (sq mi):: 326.06 (land 320.14; water 5.92) Population per square mile: 99.40
Population 2005: 31,822 State rank: 20 Population change: 2000-20005 6.90%; 1990-2000 10.10% Population 2000: 29,772 (White 80.70%; Black or African American 14.80%; Hispanic or Latino 2.70%; Asian 0.50%; Other 3.00%). Foreign born: 2.50%. Median age: 37.00
Income 2000: per capita $17,275; median household $38,832; Population below poverty level: 11.70% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $21,734-$23,186
Unemployment (2004): 4.00% Unemployment change (from 2000): -1.10% Median travel time to work: 30.40 minutes Working outside county of residence: 55.90%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Simmons was recognized for her tremendous efforts to research, document, promote, and preserve the history of Caroline County, Virginia.
In April 1771 at Caroline County, Waller endured brutal persecution while he and John Burrus planted congregations.
Union Bankshares Corporation is a multi-bank holding company headquartered in Caroline County, Virginia providing financial services through its three community banks, Union Bank and Trust Company, Northern Neck State Bank and Rappahannock National Bank, and its three non-bank financial services affiliates - Union Investment Services Inc; Union Mortgage Group Inc; and Union Insurance Group Llc.
Dawn, an underserved community in Caroline County, worked together to solve a critical standard of living challenge--an outdated and ineffective wastewater system.
The state witnessed its second white lynching in 1895, in Caroline County, on the Eastern Shore, with the death of Marshall Price, just a year before Joseph Cocking was murdered in Charles County.
The program, called the Commonwealth's Teacher Retention Initiative, was launched this past year in middle and high schools in Caroline County and Franklin City.
Back in his days as a Force Recon Marine, Jim McCormick, the technology director for Caroline County in eastern Maryland, would never have guessed his "adapt, improvise, overcome" training would have such relevance to his civilian job.
Jensen's previous experience includes the solo practice of family medicine, medical supervisor for the Dupont Company, medical director of the Caroline County Detention Center and medical director and chairman of the board of trustees at Delmarva.
We came down together,'' said Dorsey Wooters, the patriarch of the clan and the treasurer of Caroline County, Md.
More than 20 hot air balloon teams from across the United States were die to take part in the festival at The Meadow Event Park in Caroline County, organizers said.
Title: Memories of Union High: An Oasis in Caroline County, Virginia 1903-1969

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