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Comanche County, Kansas

PO Box 776
Coldwater, KS 67029
Phone: (620) 582-2361
Fax: (620) 582-2426
www.comanchecounty.com

On the central southern border of KS, southeast of Dodge City; organized Feb 26, 1875 from Kiowa County. Name Origin: For the Indian tribe of Shoshoean linguistic stock; the meaning of the name is unknown

Area (sq mi):: 789.70 (land 788.31; water 1.39) Population per square mile: 2.50
Population 2005: 1,935 State rank: 102 Population change: 2000-20005 -1.60%; 1990-2000 -15.00% Population 2000: 1,967 (White 96.90%; Black or African American 0.10%; Hispanic or Latino 1.80%; Asian 0.10%; Other 2.00%). Foreign born: 1.10%. Median age: 46.90
Income 2000: per capita $17,037; median household $29,415; Population below poverty level: 10.20% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $20,895-$23,274
Unemployment (2004): 2.80% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.30% Median travel time to work: 13.50 minutes Working outside county of residence: 14.10%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Comanche County, Texas

County Courthouse 101 W Central Ave
Comanche, TX 76442
Phone: (325) 356-2655
Fax: (325) 356-5764

In central TX, southeast of Abilene; organized Jan 25, 1856 from Bosque and Coryell counties. Name Origin: For an Indian tribe of Shoshonean linguistic stock; the meaning of the name is unknown

Area (sq mi):: 947.67 (land 937.69; water 9.98) Population per square mile: 14.60
Population 2005: 13,709 State rank: 146 Population change: 2000-20005 -2.30%; 1990-2000 4.80% Population 2000: 14,026 (White 77.30%; Black or African American 0.40%; Hispanic or Latino 20.90%; Asian 0.10%; Other 12.10%). Foreign born: 7.10%. Median age: 40.30
Income 2000: per capita $14,677; median household $28,422; Population below poverty level: 17.30% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $20,535-$23,477
Unemployment (2004): 5.00% Unemployment change (from 2000): 2.30% Median travel time to work: 22.20 minutes Working outside county of residence: 29.70%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Comanche County, Oklahoma

315 SW 5th St Suite 304
Lawton, OK 73501
Phone: (580) 355-5214
www.comanchecounty.us

In south-central OK, southwest of Oklahoma City; organized Nov 16, 1907 from Cherokee lands. Name Origin: For the Comanche Indians of Shoshonean linguistic stock; name is believed to derive from Spanish camino ancho 'broad trail.'

Area (sq mi):: 1083.82 (land 1069.35; water 14.48) Population per square mile: 105.10
Population 2005: 112,429 State rank: 4 Population change: 2000-20005 -2.20%; 1990-2000 3.10% Population 2000: 114,996 (White 62.00%; Black or African American 19.00%; Hispanic or Latino 8.40%; Asian 2.10%; Other 13.70%). Foreign born: 5.40%. Median age: 30.10
Income 2000: per capita $15,728; median household $33,867; Population below poverty level: 15.60% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $21,397-$25,545
Unemployment (2004): 4.50% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.20% Median travel time to work: 16.90 minutes Working outside county of residence: 5.80%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Lawton County seat (88,214)

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    Notes: A Mandatory Pre-Bid Meeting will be held at the Comanche County Courthouse, 315 SW 5th St.
    has expanded its operations in Texas with a 200 megawatt (MW) Logan's Gap Wind facility in Comanche County, Texas, has completed construction and is fully operational.
    WESTBORO - Comanche County Memorial Hospital in Lawton, Okla.
    Another test site in Oklahoma, the Comanche County Health Department, learned from the self-assessment that it needed to take a critical look at how it was executing public health on the local level.
    College President Bill Campion said faculty salaries are "terrible" but can't be raised unless Ranger can widen its taxing district to include Brown and Erath counties, where the new campuses are, and Comanche County, where it also offers classes.
    Hard work, persistence and fate all converged on that cool "bluebird" morning in Comanche County to create the perfect situation for a legendary story to unfold.
    Scott, Wichita Mountains Wildlife Refuge, Comanche County, Oklahoma (Chamberlin 1931; Shelley 2002).
    Oklahoma's Comanche County Judge C Allen McCall jailed him overnight pending bail and set August 14 for final sentencing.
    Bob Whitney, a Texas A&M University extension agent in Comanche County, Texas, reports excellent results from five producers who used the approach last year against cucumber beetles.
    One particularly harrowing incident occurred in Comanche County, Oklahoma, where a jail simply refused to pay for a pretrial inmate's cancer treatments.
    The Mississippian Lime pipeline extension, which is expected to be brought into service in the fourth quarter of 2013, will provide up to 75,000 barrels per day of crude oil throughput capacity from Coldwater in Comanche County, Kansas to Byron in Alfalfa County, Okla.
    Two 211-MW wind ranches in Texas were likewise accomplished the initial stage of the CPV Rattlesnake Den wind venture in Glasscock county and the Logans Gap wind park in Comanche County.