Delaware County


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Delaware County, Ohio

101 N Sandusky St
Delaware, OH 43015
Phone: (740) 833-2100
Fax: (740) 833-2099
www.co.delaware.oh.us

In central OH, north of Columbus; organized Apr 1, 1808 from Franklin County. Name Origin: For the Delaware Indians (also called Leni-Lenape), named for the Delaware Bay

Area (sq mi):: 455.97 (land 442.41; water 13.56) Population per square mile: 339.70
Population 2005: 150,268 State rank: 19 Population change: 2000-20005 36.60%; 1990-2000 64.30% Population 2000: 109,989 (White 93.60%; Black or African American 2.50%; Hispanic or Latino 1.00%; Asian 1.50%; Other 1.60%). Foreign born: 2.60%. Median age: 35.30
Income 2000: per capita $31,600; median household $67,258; Population below poverty level: 3.80% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $41,937-$38,940
Unemployment (2004): 4.00% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.80% Median travel time to work: 26.50 minutes Working outside county of residence: 63.50%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Delaware County seat (30,012)

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    Delaware County, New York

    PO Box 426
    Delhi, NY 13753
    Phone: (607) 746-2123
    Fax: (607) 746-6924
    www.co.delaware.ny.us

    In south-central NY, east of Binghamton; organized Mar 10, 1797 from Ulster and Otsego counties. Name Origin: For the Delaware River, whose two main branches flow through the county

    Area (sq mi):: 1468.04 (land 1446.37; water 21.67) Population per square mile: 32.90
    Population 2005: 47,534 State rank: 53 Population change: 2000-20005 -1.10%; 1990-2000 1.80% Population 2000: 48,055 (White 95.10%; Black or African American 1.20%; Hispanic or Latino 2.00%; Asian 0.50%; Other 1.80%). Foreign born: 3.40%. Median age: 41.40
    Income 2000: per capita $17,357; median household $32,461; Population below poverty level: 12.90% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $21,810-$23,260
    Unemployment (2004): 4.40% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.10% Median travel time to work: 24.00 minutes Working outside county of residence: 29.00%
    Cities with population over 10,000: None
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    Delaware County, Oklahoma

    PO Box 309
    Jay, OK 74346
    Phone: (918) 253-4520
    Fax: (918) 253-8352

    On the northeastern border of OK, northeast of Tulsa; organized Nov 16, 1907 from Cherokee lands. Name Origin: For the Indian tribe, also known as Leni or Leni-Lenape, named for Thomas West (1577-1618), Lord Delaware (or De La Warr)

    Area (sq mi):: 792.33 (land 740.65; water 51.68) Population per square mile: 52.90
    Population 2005: 39,146 State rank: 25 Population change: 2000-20005 5.60%; 1990-2000 32.10% Population 2000: 37,077 (White 69.40%; Black or African American 0.10%; Hispanic or Latino 1.80%; Asian 0.20%; Other 29.40%). Foreign born: 1.30%. Median age: 40.80
    Income 2000: per capita $15,424; median household $27,996; Population below poverty level: 18.30% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $20,552-$23,243
    Unemployment (2004): 4.90% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.30% Median travel time to work: 25.50 minutes Working outside county of residence: 46.80%
    Cities with population over 10,000: None
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    Delaware County, Iowa

    301 E Main St
    Manchester, IA 52057
    Phone: (563) 927-4942
    Fax: (563) 927-3074
    www.delawarecountyia.com

    In eastern IA, west of Dubuque; established Dec 21, 1837 (prior to statehood) from Dubuque County. Name Origin: For the state, in appreciation of the services of John Middleton Clayton (1796-1856), U.S. senator from DE (1829-36; 1845-49; 1853-56) and U.S. secretary of state (1849-50)

    Area (sq mi):: 579.05 (land 577.85; water 1.19) Population per square mile: 31.20
    Population 2005: 18,025 State rank: 40 Population change: 2000-20005 -2.10%; 1990-2000 2.00% Population 2000: 18,404 (White 98.80%; Black or African American 0.10%; Hispanic or Latino 0.70%; Asian 0.10%; Other 0.50%). Foreign born: 0.60%. Median age: 37.10
    Income 2000: per capita $17,327; median household $37,168; Population below poverty level: 7.90% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $23,424-$24,443
    Unemployment (2004): 5.20% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.60% Median travel time to work: 21.30 minutes Working outside county of residence: 34.80%
    Cities with population over 10,000: None
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    Delaware County, Pennsylvania

    201 W Front St Government Center Bldg
    Media, PA 19063
    Phone: (610) 891-4000
    Fax: (610) 891-0647
    www.co.delaware.pa.us

    On southeastern border of PA, west of Philadelphia; organized Sept 6, 1789 from Chester County. Name Origin: For the Delaware River, which forms its southeastern border

    Area (sq mi):: 190.74 (land 184.21; water 6.53) Population per square mile: 3016.40
    Population 2005: 555,648 State rank: 5 Population change: 2000-20005 0.90%; 1990-2000 0.60% Population 2000: 550,864 (White 79.60%; Black or African American 14.50%; Hispanic or Latino 1.50%; Asian 3.30%; Other 1.90%). Foreign born: 6.70%. Median age: 37.40
    Income 2000: per capita $25,040; median household $50,092; Population below poverty level: 8.00% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $36,813-$38,813
    Unemployment (2004): 5.20% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.30% Median travel time to work: 27.10 minutes Working outside county of residence: 45.70%
    Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Chester (36,922)
  • Yeadon (11,535)
  • Lansdowne (10,827)
  • Darby (10,085)

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    Delaware County, Indiana

    100 W Main St
    Muncie, IN 47305
    Phone: (765) 747-7730
    Fax: (765) 747-7899
    www.co.delaware.in.us

    In east-central IN; organized Jan 26, 1827 from Indian lands. Name Origin: For the Delaware Indians (also called Leni or Leni-Lenape), in turn named for Thomas West (1577-1618), Lord Delaware (or De La Warr)

    Area (sq mi):: 395.92 (land 393.29; water 2.63) Population per square mile: 295.90
    Population 2005: 116,362 State rank: 14 Population change: 2000-20005 -2.00%; 1990-2000 -0.70% Population 2000: 118,769 (White 90.10%; Black or African American 6.70%; Hispanic or Latino 1.10%; Asian 0.70%; Other 1.90%). Foreign born: 1.50%. Median age: 33.80
    Income 2000: per capita $19,233; median household $34,659; Population below poverty level: 15.10% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $24,422-$25,905
    Unemployment (2004): 6.00% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.40% Median travel time to work: 19.80 minutes Working outside county of residence: 17.10%
    Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Muncie County seat (67,166)

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    References in periodicals archive ?
    About The Delaware County Bank and Trust Company The Delaware County Bank and Trust Company is a state-chartered commercial bank that conducts business from its main offices at 110 Riverbend Avenue in Lewis Center, Ohio, and through its eight full-service and six limited-service branch offices located in Central Ohio.
    The Delaware County National Day of Prayer Task Force encourage all people of the country and across the nation to take time on May 2nd to intercede for our nation, our leaders and the military.
    Health care sector growth, including the recent announcement for Clarian Healthcare in Delaware County, will likely extend the trend of switching from capital-intensive to labor-intensive industries far beyond 2008.
    One recent addition to your office's wide range of information has been the Delaware County Map Book.
    Editorial, "Chester a Proving Ground," Delaware County Daily Times, December 8, 1994, and "EPA Cites Lead in City Kids, Bad Fish," Delaware County Daily Times, 2 December 1994.
    During a hearing July 18 in Delaware County Court, Wochok would not say whether du Pont ordered the changes.
    That's the highest employment number ever in the history of Delaware County.
    Delaware Park has been named 2011 Employer of the Year by Goodwill Delaware and Delaware County in recognition of Delaware Park's integration of people with disabilities and other employment barriers into its workforce and social activities.
    This project will provide for a three mile restoration of rail service from the existing Media/Elwyn Regional Rail Line terminus at Elwyn, Delaware County, to a new terminus in Wawa, Delaware County.
    Global Banking News-July 20, 2011--Boeing Receives Delaware County Port Surveillance Contract(C)2011 ENPublishing - http://www.
    4% increase in business establishments, less than 40% of Delaware County residents both live and work in the county.
    Department of Energy, 1st Rochdale Electrical Cooperative's Green Apple Initiative and the Delaware County Electric Cooperative Corp.

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