Ellsworth County

Ellsworth County, Kansas

210 N Kansas St
Ellsworth, KS 67439
Phone: (785) 472-4161
Fax: (785) 472-3818
www.ellsworthcounty.org

In central KS, west of Salina; organized Feb 26, 1867 from Saline County. Name Origin: For Lt. Allen Ellsworth, an officer in the Iowa Cavalry, who commanded the fort later named for him

Area (sq mi):: 723.44 (land 715.91; water 7.54) Population per square mile: 8.90
Population 2005: 6,343 State rank: 58 Population change: 2000-20005 -2.80%; 1990-2000 -0.90% Population 2000: 6,525 (White 91.20%; Black or African American 3.60%; Hispanic or Latino 3.60%; Asian 0.20%; Other 2.60%). Foreign born: 1.30%. Median age: 41.80
Income 2000: per capita $16,569; median household $35,772; Population below poverty level: 7.20% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $21,582-$23,730
Unemployment (2004): 4.20% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.70% Median travel time to work: 17.60 minutes Working outside county of residence: 22.10%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Montague started at the Journal in 1996 as a reporter and from 1999-2001, she was co-editor of the nearby weekly Ellsworth County Independent.
Those newspapers that responded with a definite "yes" include: Hays Daily News, Ellsworth County Independent, Coffee County Republican, Eureka Herald, Cunningham Courier, Osage County Herald-Chronicle, The Wichita Eagle, The Kansas City Star, The Southwest Times, Kiowa News, The Manhattan Mercury, Iola Register, The Times-Sentinel, The Ottawa Herald and The Ark City Traveler.
So far, 18 families in two years have settled and taken advantage of the second big incentive Ellsworth County offers--a down-payment grant of up to $3,000 for families with children.
LONDON -- Fox Petroleum Inc (OTCBB: FXPT) an independent oil and gas exploration and production company headquartered in London, England and focused on exploration and production in the USA and also in UK's North Sea, is pleased to announce it has commenced drilling in Kansas on the first of its 10-well drilling program in the Geneseo-Edwards Field located in Ellsworth County.
The 3,000 acre Ellsworth Project is located in Ellsworth County, Kansas.
AA Drilling will drill Fox's proposed development project in the Geneseo-Edwards Field located in Ellsworth County.
as operator, reports that drilling operations to re-enter and deepen the Mollhagen #8 well are underway in Ellsworth County, Kansas.
LONDON -- Fox Petroleum Inc (OTCBB: FXPT) is pleased to announce it has received a third-party report from the prestigious Ryder Scott Company of Petroleum Consultants pertaining to the gross oil reserves estimates of the proposed infield development project in the Geneseo-Edwards Field located in Ellsworth County, Kansas.
CVE:CRI) (PINK:CUNCF), as operator, advises that production testing has commenced on the Rolf #1 Well, Ellsworth County, Kansas.
Fox has also signed a purchase agreement for a 10-well drilling program on three leases totaling 320 acres in the Geneseo-Edwards field in Ellsworth County, Kansas.
The program pertains to three leases totaling 320 acres in the Geneseo-Edwards field located in Ellsworth County, Kansas.
Most of the gas will be processed at Enron Gas Processing Company's Bushton Plant in Ellsworth County, Kansas," said Mike Fitzgibbons, project development director for the acquisition.