Curry County


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Curry County, New Mexico

700 N Main St Suite 7
Clovis, NM 88101
Phone: (505) 763-5591
Fax: (505) 763-4232
www.currycounty.org

On the central eastern border of NM, southeast of Albuquerque; organized Feb 25, 1909 from Quay and Roosevelt counties (prior to statehood). Name Origin: For Capt. George Curry (1863-1947), an officer in the Spanish-American War, NM territorial governor (1907-11), and U.S. representative (1912-13)

Area (sq mi):: 1407.67 (land 1405.95; water 1.72) Population per square mile: 32.60
Population 2005: 45,846 State rank: 12 Population change: 2000-20005 1.80%; 1990-2000 6.70% Population 2000: 45,044 (White 58.70%; Black or African American 6.90%; Hispanic or Latino 30.40%; Asian 1.80%; Other 18.90%). Foreign born: 5.90%. Median age: 30.80
Income 2000: per capita $15,049; median household $28,917; Population below poverty level: 19.00% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $20,620-$24,721
Unemployment (2004): 4.60% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.40% Median travel time to work: 15.60 minutes Working outside county of residence: 8.90%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Clovis County seat (33,063)

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    Curry County, Oregon

    29821 Ellensburg Ave
    Gold Beach, OR 97444
    Phone: (541) 247-3295
    Fax: (541) 247-6440
    www.co.curry.or.us

    On the southwestern coast of OR; organized Dec 18, 1855 (prior to statehood) from Coos County. Name Origin: For George Law Curry (1820-78), governor of OR Territory (1853-59)

    Area (sq mi):: 1988.57 (land 1627.38; water 361.19) Population per square mile: 13.80
    Population 2005: 22,427 State rank: 24 Population change: 2000-20005 6.10%; 1990-2000 9.40% Population 2000: 21,137 (White 90.90%; Black or African American 0.20%; Hispanic or Latino 3.60%; Asian 0.70%; Other 6.20%). Foreign born: 3.70%. Median age: 48.80
    Income 2000: per capita $18,138; median household $30,117; Population below poverty level: 12.20% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $23,650-$24,228
    Unemployment (2004): 7.30% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.30% Median travel time to work: 14.40 minutes Working outside county of residence: 9.00%
    Cities with population over 10,000: None
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    During that exchange, Shelton attacked Von Pohle, striking him with closed fists and slamming his head into a parked car," reported the Curry County Reporter.
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    Previously, the Curry County office of the Oregon State University Extension Service had collaborated with the school district on a variety of educational programs.
    And, no, there are no big city lights in Curry County where Clovis and Cannon are situated, but there are also no traffic, traffic jams or smog, according to Teresa.
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