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Crook County, Oregon

300 NE 3rd St Rm 23
Prineville, OR 97754
Phone: (541) 447-6553
Fax: (541) 416-2145
www.co.crook.or.us

In central OR; organized Oct 24, 1882 from Wasco and Grant counties. Name Origin: For Gen. George Crook (1829-90), army officer in the OR Territory (1852-60)

Area (sq mi):: 2987.41 (land 2979.38; water 8.03) Population per square mile: 7.40
Population 2005: 22,067 State rank: 25 Population change: 2000-20005 15.00%; 1990-2000 35.90% Population 2000: 19,182 (White 91.40%; Black or African American 0.00%; Hispanic or Latino 5.60%; Asian 0.40%; Other 6.50%). Foreign born: 3.30%. Median age: 38.60
Income 2000: per capita $16,899; median household $35,186; Population below poverty level: 11.30% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $20,359-$21,381
Unemployment (2004): 8.20% Unemployment change (from 2000): -1.50% Median travel time to work: 18.70 minutes Working outside county of residence: 19.60%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Crook County, Wyoming

309 Cleveland St
Sundance, WY 82729
Phone: (307) 283-1323
Fax: (307) 283-3038
www.newedc.net/crook/index.htm

On the northeastern border of WY, northeast of Gillette; created Dec 8, 1875 (prior to statehood). Name Origin: For Gen. George H. Crook (1829-90), officer in the Oregon Territory and Indian fighter; called "Gray Fox" by the Shoshones

Area (sq mi):: 2870.52 (land 2858.59; water 11.93) Population per square mile: 2.20
Population 2005: 6,182 State rank: 21 Population change: 2000-20005 5.00%; 1990-2000 11.20% Population 2000: 5,887 (White 97.30%; Black or African American 0.10%; Hispanic or Latino 0.90%; Asian 0.10%; Other 2.00%). Foreign born: 0.90%. Median age: 40.20
Income 2000: per capita $17,379; median household $35,601; Population below poverty level: 9.10% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $24,845-$30,721
Unemployment (2004): 3.80% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.00% Median travel time to work: 22.40 minutes Working outside county of residence: 27.70%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Foley's victory helped Crook County finish second with 85 points.
Crook County 4, Marshfield 1; Crook County 5, Marshfield 3: Heather Porter was 3-for-3 with a double and RBI to lead the Pirates in the first-game loss at Coos Bay.
Crook County was the fastest growing county this year at 7.
Thurston 2, Crook County 1; Crook County 4, Thurston 0: Alyssa Peterson singled to score Sara Varin for the go-ahead run in the sixth inning, helping the Colts win the first game of their road doubleheader.
Crook County was the state's fastest-growing county, with a population increase of 7.
Yet the star against Crook County was Laird, a 6-foot senior wing who was 7-for-7 from three-point range en route to a game-high 28 points.
The winning Grizzlies followed their victory over Thurston with a 20-25, 25-11, 25-9, 25-10 loss to Crook County in the championship semifinals.
The winner of the Thurston/Ashland match will likely face defending champion Crook County in the semifinals.
Crook County Search and Rescue and Deschutes County Search and Rescue crews used snowmobiles and cadaver dogs to search the area on Sunday and Monday.
On the girls side, Thurston travels to Prineville on Saturday to play Crook County before going to St.
In the girls discus, Crook County junior Kady Stafford came out of the first flight to stun the field with a throw of 123-0.
Crook County officials contacted Soderberg and other board members when conducting their search, he said.