Clark County


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Clark County, Arkansas

401 Clay St
Arkadelphia, AR 71923
Phone: (870) 246-4491
Fax: (870) 246-6505
www.clarkcountyarkansas.com

In west-central AR, south of Hot Springs; organized Dec 15, 1818 (prior to statehood) from Arkansas County. Name Origin: For William Clark (1770-1838), explorer, and co-leader of the Lewis and Clark Expedition

Area (sq mi):: 882.60 (land 865.43; water 17.17) Population per square mile: 26.50
Population 2005: 22,916 State rank: 34 Population change: 2000-20005 -2.70%; 1990-2000 9.80% Population 2000: 23,546 (White 73.50%; Black or African American 22.00%; Hispanic or Latino 2.40%; Asian 0.60%; Other 3.10%). Foreign born: 2.00%. Median age: 31.80
Income 2000: per capita $14,533; median household $28,845; Population below poverty level: 19.10% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $18,814-$21,387
Unemployment (2004): 6.10% Unemployment change (from 2000): 2.40% Median travel time to work: 19.40 minutes Working outside county of residence: 17.00%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Arkadelphia County seat (10,665)

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    Clark County, Kansas

    913 Highland St
    Ashland, KS 67831
    Phone: (620) 635-2813
    Fax: (620) 635-2393

    On the central southern border of KS, south of Dodge City; first established Feb 16, 1867; abolished in 1883; recreated in 1885. Name Origin: For Capt. Charles F. Clarke (?-1862), Union officer in the Civil War. The e was dropped in naming the county.

    Area (sq mi):: 977.20 (land 974.68; water 2.52) Population per square mile: 2.30
    Population 2005: 2,283 State rank: 99 Population change: 2000-20005 -4.50%; 1990-2000 -1.20% Population 2000: 2,390 (White 94.10%; Black or African American 0.30%; Hispanic or Latino 4.00%; Asian 0.10%; Other 3.90%). Foreign born: 2.80%. Median age: 42.10
    Income 2000: per capita $17,795; median household $33,857; Population below poverty level: 12.70% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $22,470-$25,592
    Unemployment (2004): 3.40% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.70% Median travel time to work: 14.10 minutes Working outside county of residence: 22.50%
    Cities with population over 10,000: None
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    Clark County, South Dakota

    200 N Commercial St
    Clark, SD 57225
    Phone: (605) 532-5921
    Fax: (605) 532-5931

    In east-central SD, southeast of Aberdeen; created Jan 8, 1873 (prior to statehood) from Hanson County. Name Origin: For Newton Clark, pioneer schoolteacher and Dakota territorial legislator

    Area (sq mi):: 967.79 (land 957.92; water 9.87) Population per square mile: 4.00
    Population 2005: 3,799 State rank: 43 Population change: 2000-20005 -8.30%; 1990-2000 -5.90% Population 2000: 4,143 (White 98.50%; Black or African American 0.10%; Hispanic or Latino 0.50%; Asian 0.10%; Other 1.20%). Foreign born: 0.80%. Median age: 41.60
    Income 2000: per capita $15,597; median household $30,208; Population below poverty level: 14.80% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $26,126-$27,009
    Unemployment (2004): 4.20% Unemployment change (from 2000): -3.10% Median travel time to work: 18.80 minutes Working outside county of residence: 20.40%
    Cities with population over 10,000: None
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    Clark County, Idaho

    320 W Main St
    Dubois, ID 83423
    Phone: (208) 374-5402
    Fax: (208) 374-5609

    On lower northern border of ID, north of Idaho Falls; organized Feb 1, 1919 from Fremont County. Name Origin: For Sam K. Clark, an early settler on Medicine Lodge Creek, and first state senator from the county

    Area (sq mi):: 1765.21 (land 1764.63; water 0.58) Population per square mile: 0.50
    Population 2005: 943 State rank: 44 Population change: 2000-20005 -7.70%; 1990-2000 34.10% Population 2000: 1,022 (White 63.90%; Black or African American 0.10%; Hispanic or Latino 34.20%; Asian 0.20%; Other 25.60%). Foreign born: 28.20%. Median age: 30.70
    Income 2000: per capita $11,141; median household $31,576; Population below poverty level: 19.90% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $23,254-$25,311
    Unemployment (2004): 7.20% Unemployment change (from 2000): 2.80% Median travel time to work: 20.50 minutes Working outside county of residence: 21.00%
    Cities with population over 10,000: None
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    Clark County, Indiana

    501 E Court Ave Rm 137
    Jeffersonville, IN 47130
    Phone: (812) 285-6244
    Fax: (812) 285-6372
    www.co.clark.in.us

    On the southeast border of IN, north of Louisville, KY; organized Feb 3, 1801 (prior to statehood) from Knox County. Name Origin: For Gen. George Rogers Clark (1752-1818), officer in the Revolutionary War and frontiersman in the Northwest Territory

    Area (sq mi):: 376.20 (land 375.04; water 1.16) Population per square mile: 270.90
    Population 2005: 101,592 State rank: 17 Population change: 2000-20005 5.30%; 1990-2000 9.90% Population 2000: 96,472 (White 89.30%; Black or African American 6.60%; Hispanic or Latino 1.90%; Asian 0.60%; Other 2.50%). Foreign born: 1.70%. Median age: 36.50
    Income 2000: per capita $19,936; median household $40,111; Population below poverty level: 8.10% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $26,353-$28,186
    Unemployment (2004): 5.00% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.20% Median travel time to work: 22.20 minutes Working outside county of residence: 48.90%
    Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Jeffersonville County seat (28,640)
  • Clarksville (21,136)

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    Clark County, Missouri

    111 E Court St
    Kahoka, MO 63445
    Phone: (660) 727-3283
    Fax: (660) 727-1051

    On the northeastern tip of MO; organized Dec 16, 1836 from Lewis County. Name Origin: For William Clark (1770-1838), explorer and co-leader of the Lewis and Clark Expedition (1803-06)

    Area (sq mi):: 511.90 (land 507.31; water 4.59) Population per square mile: 14.40
    Population 2005: 7,323 State rank: 102 Population change: 2000-20005 -1.30%; 1990-2000 -1.70% Population 2000: 7,416 (White 98.40%; Black or African American 0.10%; Hispanic or Latino 0.70%; Asian 0.10%; Other 1.00%). Foreign born: 0.20%. Median age: 39.20
    Income 2000: per capita $15,988; median household $29,457; Population below poverty level: 14.10% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $20,326-$21,629
    Unemployment (2004): 6.40% Unemployment change (from 2000): -0.90% Median travel time to work: 28.10 minutes Working outside county of residence: 51.30%
    Cities with population over 10,000: None
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    Clark County, Nevada

    200 S 3rd St
    Las Vegas, NV 89155
    Phone: (702) 455-4277
    Fax: (702) 386-9104
    www.co.clark.nv.us

    In the southeastern corner of NV; organized Feb 5, 1908 from Lincoln County. Name Origin: For William Andrews Clark (1839-1925), U.S. senator from MT (1899-1900; 1901-07)

    Area (sq mi):: 8090.66 (land 7910.34; water 180.32) Population per square mile: 216.20
    Population 2005: 1,710,551 State rank: 1 Population change: 2000-20005 24.30%; 1990-2000 85.50% Population 2000: 1,375,765 (White 60.20%; Black or African American 9.10%; Hispanic or Latino 22.00%; Asian 5.30%; Other 14.10%). Foreign born: 18.00%. Median age: 34.40
    Income 2000: per capita $21,785; median household $44,616; Population below poverty level: 10.80% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $29,600-$30,961
    Unemployment (2004): 4.40% Unemployment change (from 2000): -1.10% Median travel time to work: 24.30 minutes Working outside county of residence: 1.70%
    Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Las Vegas County seat (534,847)
  • Henderson (224,829)
  • North Las Vegas (158,748)
  • Boulder City (15,246)
  • Mesquite (12,631)

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    Clark County, Illinois

    501 Archer Ave County Courthouse
    Marshall, IL 62441
    Phone: (217) 826-8311
    Fax: (217) 826-1931
    www.clarkcountyil.org

    On the east-central border of IL south of Danville; organized Mar 22, 1819 from Crawford County. Name Origin: For Gen. George Rogers Clark (1752-1818), officer in the Revolutionary War and frontiersman in the Northwest Territory

    Area (sq mi):: 504.88 (land 501.50; water 3.38) Population per square mile: 33.90
    Population 2005: 16,976 State rank: 66 Population change: 2000-20005 -0.20%; 1990-2000 6.80% Population 2000: 17,008 (White 98.60%; Black or African American 0.20%; Hispanic or Latino 0.30%; Asian 0.10%; Other 0.90%). Foreign born: 0.60%. Median age: 39.20
    Income 2000: per capita $17,655; median household $35,967; Population below poverty level: 9.20% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $21,936-$23,276
    Unemployment (2004): 6.60% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.90% Median travel time to work: 22.40 minutes Working outside county of residence: 40.80%
    Cities with population over 10,000: None
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    Clark County, Wisconsin

    517 Court St
    Neillsville, WI 54456
    Phone: (715) 743-5148
    Fax: (715) 743-5154
    www.co.clark.wi.us

    In west-central WI; organized 1853 from Marathon County. Name Origin: For Gen. George Rogers Clark (1752-1818), officer in the Revolutionary War and frontiersman in the Northwest Territory

    Area (sq mi):: 1219.08 (land 1215.64; water 3.44) Population per square mile: 28.00
    Population 2005: 34,098 State rank: 41 Population change: 2000-20005 1.60%; 1990-2000 6.00% Population 2000: 33,557 (White 97.50%; Black or African American 0.10%; Hispanic or Latino 1.20%; Asian 0.30%; Other 1.60%). Foreign born: 1.20%. Median age: 35.90
    Income 2000: per capita $15,100; median household $34,577; Population below poverty level: 12.70% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $20,468-$22,227
    Unemployment (2004): 5.60% Unemployment change (from 2000): -2.00% Median travel time to work: 20.80 minutes Working outside county of residence: 33.40%
    Cities with population over 10,000: None
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    Clark County, Ohio

    101 N Limestone St
    Springfield, OH 45502
    Phone: (937) 328-2458
    Fax: (937) 328-2436
    www.co.clark.oh.us

    In west-central OH, west of Columbus; organized Mar 1, 1817 from Champaign, Madison and Greene counties. Name Origin: For Gen. George Rogers Clark (1752-1818), officer in the Revolutionary War and frontiersman in the Northwest Territory

    Area (sq mi):: 403.56 (land 399.86; water 3.70) Population per square mile: 356.10
    Population 2005: 142,376 State rank: 20 Population change: 2000-20005 -1.60%; 1990-2000 -1.90% Population 2000: 144,742 (White 87.60%; Black or African American 8.90%; Hispanic or Latino 1.20%; Asian 0.50%; Other 2.40%). Foreign born: 1.20%. Median age: 37.60
    Income 2000: per capita $19,501; median household $40,340; Population below poverty level: 10.70% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $25,821-$27,246
    Unemployment (2004): 6.80% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.50% Median travel time to work: 21.60 minutes Working outside county of residence: 31.50%
    Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Springfield County seat (63,609)

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    Clark County, Washington

    1200 Franklin St
    Vancouver, WA 98660
    Phone: (360) 397-2000
    Fax: (360) 397-6099
    www.co.clark.wa.us

    On the southwestern border of WA, north of Portland, OR; original county. Organized as Vancouver County Dec 21, 1845 (prior to statehood); name changed Sep 3, 1849. Name Origin: For William Clark (1770-1838), explorer and co-leader of the Lewis and Clark expedition (1804-06)

    Area (sq mi):: 656.22 (land 628.22; water 27.99) Population per square mile: 642.70
    Population 2005: 403,766 State rank: 5 Population change: 2000-20005 17.00%; 1990-2000 45.00% Population 2000: 345,238 (White 86.60%; Black or African American 1.70%; Hispanic or Latino 4.70%; Asian 3.20%; Other 6.30%). Foreign born: 8.50%. Median age: 34.20
    Income 2000: per capita $21,448; median household $48,376; Population below poverty level: 9.10% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $28,890-$29,357
    Unemployment (2004): 7.50% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.40% Median travel time to work: 24.70 minutes Working outside county of residence: 35.10%
    Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Vancouver County seat (155,053)
  • Camas (16,089)
  • Battle Ground (13,001)
  • Washougal (10,134)

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    Clark County, Kentucky

    34 S Main St Rm 103
    Winchester, KY 40391
    Phone: (859) 745-0200
    Fax: (859) 737-5678

    In central KY, east of Lexington; established Dec 6, 1792 from Bourbon and Fayette counties. Name Origin: For George Rogers Clark (1752-1818), general in the American Revolution and frontiersman in the Northwest Territory

    Area (sq mi):: 255.16 (land 254.31; water 0.85) Population per square mile: 137.20
    Population 2005: 34,887 State rank: 31 Population change: 2000-20005 5.30%; 1990-2000 12.40% Population 2000: 33,144 (White 93.00%; Black or African American 4.80%; Hispanic or Latino 1.20%; Asian 0.20%; Other 1.40%). Foreign born: 1.00%. Median age: 36.80
    Income 2000: per capita $19,170; median household $39,946; Population below poverty level: 10.60% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $25,917-$27,682
    Unemployment (2004): 4.90% Unemployment change (from 2000): -0.60% Median travel time to work: 25.60 minutes Working outside county of residence: 45.20%
    Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Winchester County seat (16,412)

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    References in periodicals archive ?
    The Clark County Regional Flood Control District was established in 1985 with the purpose of creating a master plan to solve flood problems in the Clark County, NV area.
    Clark County REMC Chief Executive Officer David Vince said the cooperative has been pleased to demonstrate its community commitment through several efforts to assist the community as it recovered from the disaster.
    But the near-term trends for all levels of government will keep overall growth in the Lewis Clark County economy less than 2.
    Meanwhile, nearly two-thirds of Clark County drivers (65 percent) - who currently use the I-5 bridge more often than their Portland neighbors - say they'll use the bridge less often.
    In Clark County, however, locals hope legalized liquor sales will improve the area's economic well-being long term.
    Jeffrey Cummings, one of the country's leading Alzheimer's experts, kicked off the project along with Clark County Commission Chair Susan Brager.
    The anti-drowning campaign in Clark County brought together all county fire departments, the Clark County Department of Developmental Services, Clark County Safe Kids and St.
    Anyone with information on the baby or his father is asked to call the Clark County Sheriff's Office tip line at (877) 274-6311.
    Insituform, a pre-qualified contractor with the Clark County Water Reclamation District, will use its Insituform cured-in-place-pipe (CIPP) technology for this project.
    The Clark County Commission reportedly rejected a bid of USD1.
    THE CLARK COUNTY SKILLS CENTER IN VANCOUVER, Washington, is in the planning stages for celebrating its 25th anniversary in 2008 Diesel technology is one of the original programs offered when the school began in 1983, and it remains a strong component in Clark County Skills Center program offerings.
    Sierra Vista High School is one of Clark County (Nevada) School District's largest schools, with a student population of more than 3,250 and a sizeable campus.

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