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Carter County, Oklahoma

PO Box 1236
Ardmore, OK 73402
Phone: (580) 223-8162
Fax: (580) 221-5508
www.brightok.net/cartercounty/

In south-central OK, southeast of Lawton; organized Nov 16, 1907 from Chickasaw lands. Name Origin: For Charles David Carter (1868-1929), U.S. representative from OK (1907-27); or possibly for Benjamin Wisnor Carter, a Cherokee Indian, soldier in the Confederate army, and OK territorial judge

Area (sq mi):: 833.72 (land 823.79; water 9.93) Population per square mile: 57.20
Population 2005: 47,125 State rank: 16 Population change: 2000-20005 3.30%; 1990-2000 6.30% Population 2000: 45,621 (White 76.80%; Black or African American 7.60%; Hispanic or Latino 2.80%; Asian 0.60%; Other 13.80%). Foreign born: 1.30%. Median age: 38.00
Income 2000: per capita $15,511; median household $29,405; Population below poverty level: 16.60% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $23,386-$23,587
Unemployment (2004): 4.60% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.40% Median travel time to work: 23.70 minutes Working outside county of residence: 10.20%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Ardmore County seat (24,341)

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    Carter County, Montana

    214 Park St
    Ekalaka, MT 59324
    Phone: (406) 775-8749
    Fax: (406) 775-8750
    www.cartercountymt.com

    In the southeastern corner of MT; organized Feb 22, 1917 from Fallon County. Name Origin: For Thomas Henry Carter (1854-1911), first U.S. senator from MT (1895-1901; 1905-11)

    Area (sq mi):: 3348.29 (land 3339.57; water 8.73) Population per square mile: 0.40
    Population 2005: 1,320 State rank: 50 Population change: 2000-20005 -2.90%; 1990-2000 -9.50% Population 2000: 1,360 (White 98.50%; Black or African American 0.10%; Hispanic or Latino 0.60%; Asian 0.10%; Other 1.20%). Foreign born: 1.00%. Median age: 41.80
    Income 2000: per capita $13,280; median household $26,313; Population below poverty level: 18.10% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $18,686-$17,727
    Unemployment (2004): 2.90% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.60% Median travel time to work: 22.50 minutes Working outside county of residence: 9.70%
    Cities with population over 10,000: None
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    Carter County, Tennessee

    801 E Elk Ave Courthouse Bldg
    Elizabethton, TN 37643
    Phone: (423) 542-1814
    Fax: (423) 547-1502
    www.tourelizabethton.com

    On the northeastern border of TN, east of Johnson City; organized as Carteret County Apr 9, 1796 from Washington County; name changed later. Name Origin: For Col. Landon Carter (1760-1800), officer in the Revolutionary and Indian wars; officeholder in NC, the territories, and in TN, whose statehood he advocated

    Area (sq mi):: 347.62 (land 341.05; water 6.57) Population per square mile: 172.60
    Population 2005: 58,865 State rank: 22 Population change: 2000-20005 3.70%; 1990-2000 10.20% Population 2000: 56,742 (White 96.90%; Black or African American 1.00%; Hispanic or Latino 0.90%; Asian 0.30%; Other 1.30%). Foreign born: 0.80%. Median age: 38.50
    Income 2000: per capita $14,678; median household $27,371; Population below poverty level: 16.90% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $18,691-$20,197
    Unemployment (2004): 5.80% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.00% Median travel time to work: 24.10 minutes Working outside county of residence: 56.50%
    Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Elizabethton County seat (13,993)

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    Carter County, Kentucky

    300 W Main St Rm 232
    Grayson, KY 41143
    Phone: (606) 474-5188
    Fax: (606) 474-6883

    In northeastern KY, southwest of Ashland; organized Feb 9, 1838 from Greenup and Lawrence counties. Name Origin: For Col. William Grayson Carter, a KY state senator

    Area (sq mi):: 412.15 (land 410.60; water 1.55) Population per square mile: 66.50
    Population 2005: 27,306 State rank: 40 Population change: 2000-20005 1.60%; 1990-2000 10.50% Population 2000: 26,889 (White 98.50%; Black or African American 0.10%; Hispanic or Latino 0.60%; Asian 0.10%; Other 0.70%). Foreign born: 0.40%. Median age: 35.80
    Income 2000: per capita $13,442; median household $26,427; Population below poverty level: 22.30% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $16,745-$18,359
    Unemployment (2004): 8.20% Unemployment change (from 2000): -6.50% Median travel time to work: 32.80 minutes Working outside county of residence: 45.00%
    Cities with population over 10,000: None
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    Carter County, Missouri

    105 Main St
    Van Buren, MO 63965
    Phone: (573) 323-4527
    Fax: (573) 323-4527

    In southeastern MO, southwest of Cape Girardeau; organized Mar 10, 1859 from Ripley, Reynolds, Shannon, and Oregon counties. Name Origin: For Zimri A. Carter, a settler from SC in 1812

    Area (sq mi):: 509.02 (land 507.58; water 1.44) Population per square mile: 11.60
    Population 2005: 5,910 State rank: 108 Population change: 2000-20005 -0.50%; 1990-2000 7.70% Population 2000: 5,941 (White 95.70%; Black or African American 0.10%; Hispanic or Latino 1.20%; Asian 0.10%; Other 3.10%). Foreign born: 0.30%. Median age: 38.90
    Income 2000: per capita $13,349; median household $22,863; Population below poverty level: 25.20% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $17,603-$19,864
    Unemployment (2004): 6.70% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.20% Median travel time to work: 28.10 minutes Working outside county of residence: 37.20%
    Cities with population over 10,000: None
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    References in periodicals archive ?
    In Carter County in the Southern Appalachians, a building filed for incorporation.
    A team of students from five schools in rural Carter County, Montana - Alzeda Elementary School, Carter County High School, Ekalaka Elementary School (K-8th grade), Hammond School (K-8th grade) and Hawks Home School - was declared the national winner for successfully reducing their home energy use by 3.
    2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Breitling Oil and Gas Corporation, an independent exploration and production company based in Irving, Texas, announced that it has spud the Breitling-Wild Rose #1 on October 21, 2012 in Carter County, Oklahoma.
    This store, located in Carter County, sold live salamanders during the spring months of 2002; even though six visitations and three phone calls were made to this store during spring and summer 2002, no live salamanders could be purchased.
    The 117-mile, 24- and 30-inch Red River Gathering Pipeline will originate in Carter County, Oklahoma and will have an initial capacity of 450 million cubic feet per day, with anticipated capacity expansion exceeding 550 million cubic feet per day.
    The retail area will be housed on the first floor of the former preschool building, which was purchased by OHHS in January from the Carter County Board of Education.
    Juliet, Cookeville and surrounding areas, while Second Harvest Food Bank of Northeast Tennessee serves Carter County, Roan Mountain and Cookeville.
    He is the recipient of the Tennessee Department of Conservation's Gold Star Excellence Award; Teacher of the Year for the Tennessee Valley Authority Student Water Quality Monitoring Network; Elizabethton City Teacher of the Year Award and District Teacher of the Year Award; Conservation Educator of the Year Award from the Tennessee Conservation League; East Tennessee Regional Teacher of the Year Award from the Tennessee Environmental Education Association; and Carter County Teacher of the Year Award.
    In Oklahoma, Lattice has now completed new installations of its call management systems at the 77-bed jail in Johnston County, the 284-bed jail in Comanche County and the 180-bed jail in Carter County.
    On March 29, Students Working Against Tobacco (SWAT) members in Carter County will host the fifth annual 3 on 3 basketball tournament in Lone Grove .
    Carter County, with 43 streams (41%) totaling nearly 90 km (38%), contains the largest portion of Tennessee's brook trout resource outside GSMNP (Table 1).
    For example, potatoes are important in Gallatin County and sheep are important in Carter County.