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Custer County, Oklahoma

Broadway & B St
Arapaho, OK 73620
Phone: (580) 323-1221

In west-central OK, west of Oklahoma City; original county; organized 1891 (prior to statehood). Name Origin: For Gen. George Armstrong Custer (1839-76), U.S. army officer and Indian fighter

Area (sq mi):: 1002.00 (land 986.51; water 15.49) Population per square mile: 25.60
Population 2005: 25,208 State rank: 36 Population change: 2000-20005 -3.60%; 1990-2000 -2.80% Population 2000: 26,142 (White 79.30%; Black or African American 2.90%; Hispanic or Latino 9.00%; Asian 0.90%; Other 14.80%). Foreign born: 3.40%. Median age: 32.70
Income 2000: per capita $15,584; median household $28,524; Population below poverty level: 18.50% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $20,424-$22,534
Unemployment (2004): 3.30% Unemployment change (from 2000): -0.10% Median travel time to work: 15.70 minutes Working outside county of residence: 16.30%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Custer County, Nebraska

431 S 10th St
Broken Bow, NE 68822
Phone: (308) 872-5701
Fax: (308) 872-2811
www.co.custer.ne.us

In south-central NE, east of North Platte; organized as Kountze County Feb 17, 1877 from unorganized territory. Name Origin: For Gen. George Armstrong Custer (1839-76), U.S. army officer and Indian fighter

Area (sq mi):: 2576.08 (land 2575.71; water 0.37) Population per square mile: 4.40
Population 2005: 11,410 State rank: 22 Population change: 2000-20005 -3.20%; 1990-2000 -3.90% Population 2000: 11,793 (White 98.00%; Black or African American 0.10%; Hispanic or Latino 0.90%; Asian 0.20%; Other 1.20%). Foreign born: 0.40%. Median age: 41.30
Income 2000: per capita $16,171; median household $30,677; Population below poverty level: 12.40% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $22,855-$28,329
Unemployment (2004): 2.90% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.00% Median travel time to work: 17.70 minutes Working outside county of residence: 11.10%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Custer County, Idaho

801 Main St
Challis, ID 83226
Phone: (208) 879-2360
Fax: (208) 879-5246
www.co.custer.id.us

In central ID; organized Jan 8, 1881 (prior to statehood) from Alturas and Lemhi counties. Name Origin: For the General Custer mine, named for Gen. George Armstrong Custer (1839-76), U.S. officer and Indian fighter

Area (sq mi):: 4936.79 (land 4925.45; water 11.34) Population per square mile: 0.80
Population 2005: 4,077 State rank: 39 Population change: 2000-20005 -6.10%; 1990-2000 5.10% Population 2000: 4,342 (White 94.40%; Black or African American 0.00%; Hispanic or Latino 4.20%; Asian 0.00%; Other 2.70%). Foreign born: 2.30%. Median age: 41.20
Income 2000: per capita $15,783; median household $32,174; Population below poverty level: 14.30% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $22,622-$22,928
Unemployment (2004): 5.70% Unemployment change (from 2000): -1.90% Median travel time to work: 26.10 minutes Working outside county of residence: 16.30%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Custer County, South Dakota

RR 1 Box 101
Custer, SD 57730
Phone: (605) 673-8100
www.custercountysd.com

On the southwestern border of SD, south of Rapid City; created Jan 11, 1875 (prior to statehood) from Indian lands. Name Origin: For Gen. George Armstrong Custer (1839-76), U.S. soldier and Indian fighter

Area (sq mi):: 1559.14 (land 1557.69; water 1.45) Population per square mile: 5.10
Population 2005: 7,904 State rank: 22 Population change: 2000-20005 8.60%; 1990-2000 17.70% Population 2000: 7,275 (White 93.40%; Black or African American 0.30%; Hispanic or Latino 1.50%; Asian 0.20%; Other 5.40%). Foreign born: 1.10%. Median age: 43.20
Income 2000: per capita $17,945; median household $36,303; Population below poverty level: 9.40% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $22,095-$25,947
Unemployment (2004): 3.60% Unemployment change (from 2000): -0.20% Median travel time to work: 21.90 minutes Working outside county of residence: 34.90%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Custer County, Montana

1010 Main St
Miles City, MT 59301
Phone: (406) 874-3343
Fax: (406) 874-3452
www.co.chouteau.mt.us

In southeastern MT; original county; organized as Big Horn County Feb 2, 1865 (prior to statehood); name changed Feb 16, 1877. Name Origin: For Gen. George Armstrong Custer (1839-76), U.S. army officer defeated at the Battle of Little Bighorn (1876)

Area (sq mi):: 3793.22 (land 3783.13; water 10.09) Population per square mile: 3.00
Population 2005: 11,267 State rank: 16 Population change: 2000-20005 -3.70%; 1990-2000 0.00% Population 2000: 11,696 (White 96.00%; Black or African American 0.10%; Hispanic or Latino 1.50%; Asian 0.30%; Other 2.70%). Foreign born: 1.40%. Median age: 39.30
Income 2000: per capita $15,876; median household $30,000; Population below poverty level: 15.10% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $21,738-$23,428
Unemployment (2004): 4.00% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.30% Median travel time to work: 11.90 minutes Working outside county of residence: 4.50%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Custer County, Colorado

205 S 6th St
Westcliffe, CO 81252
Phone: (719) 783-2441
Fax: (719) 783-2885
www.custercountygov.com

In south-central CO, southwest of Pueblo; organized Mar 9, 1877 from Fremont County. Name Origin: For Gen. George Armstrong Custer (1839-76), U.S. soldier and Indian fighter

Area (sq mi):: 739.90 (land 738.89; water 1.02) Population per square mile: 5.20
Population 2005: 3,860 State rank: 55 Population change: 2000-20005 10.20%; 1990-2000 81.90% Population 2000: 3,503 (White 94.20%; Black or African American 0.40%; Hispanic or Latino 2.50%; Asian 0.30%; Other 3.40%). Foreign born: 1.70%. Median age: 44.90
Income 2000: per capita $19,817; median household $34,731; Population below poverty level: 13.30% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $20,892-$24,381
Unemployment (2004): 5.00% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.50% Median travel time to work: 26.40 minutes Working outside county of residence: 27.20%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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The Company currently focuses on rare-earth elements and owns a 100% interest in a group of unpatented mineral claims in Colorado: the Iron Hill Property, located in Gunnison County and a 100% interest in a group of unpatented mineral claims including the Wet Mountains Property, located in Freemont County and Custer County.
Custer County is a regional trade center, with persons coming from nearby rural areas to shop, see a doctor or dentist, or conduct other business.
The Company currently focuses on rare-earth elements and owns a 100% interest in a group of unpatented mineral claims, the Iron Hill Property, located in Gunnison County, Colorado, and a 100% interest in a group of unpatented mineral claims including the Wet Mountains Property, located in Freemont County, Colorado and Custer County, Colorado.
The Empire Mine Project is a polymetallic skarn deposit containing copper, zinc, gold, and silver located in the Alder Creek Mining District in Custer County, Idaho.
For a common set of 22 budgeted funds, Fallon County spends three and a half times as much, per capita, as Rosebud County, which in turn spends more than twice the Custer county figure.
Kelsey was nominated by Custer County District High School in Miles City, and Alyssa was nominated by Ravalli County 4-H in Hamilton.
OKLAHOMA CITY, May 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- A natural gas pipeline rupture and fire Tuesday, May 10, in Custer County near Clinton, Okla.
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Wetmore, a rural town of 1,500 in Custer County, is so small it has no gas station, just one general store, a post office, a library and one diner.
FPL Energy, LLC, a subsidiary of FPL Group (NYSE:FPL) and Public Service Company of Oklahoma, a wholly owned operating subsidiary of American Electric Power (NYSE:AEP), today joined about 150 guests near Weatherford to dedicate FPL Energy's Weatherford Wind Energy Center in Custer County, Oklahoma.
On a per capita basis, Custer County, which grew by 82 percent in the 1990s, is one of the fastest-growing counties in the West.
5-megawatt wind turbines on more than 3,800 acres near Weatherford in Custer County, Oklahoma.