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Floyd County, Iowa

101 S Main St
Charles City, IA 50616
Phone: (641) 228-7777
Fax: (641) 228-7772
www.floydcoia.org

In north-central IA, northwest of Waterloo; established Jan 15, 1851 from Chickasaw County. Name Origin: For Sgt. Charles Floyd (?-1804), a member of the Lewis and Clark expedition (1803-6). He is buried on the banks of the Missouri River; his is the first recorded death and burial of a white man in IA. Some claim for William Floyd (1734-1821), a signer of the Declaration of Independence

Area (sq mi):: 501.31 (land 500.56; water 0.74) Population per square mile: 32.80
Population 2005: 16,443 State rank: 46 Population change: 2000-20005 -2.70%; 1990-2000 -0.90% Population 2000: 16,900 (White 97.40%; Black or African American 0.20%; Hispanic or Latino 1.30%; Asian 0.40%; Other 1.20%). Foreign born: 1.10%. Median age: 40.30
Income 2000: per capita $17,091; median household $35,237; Population below poverty level: 9.30% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $22,242-$25,125
Unemployment (2004): 5.30% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.40% Median travel time to work: 18.40 minutes Working outside county of residence: 30.50%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Floyd County, Virginia

120 W Oxford St
Floyd, VA 24091
Phone: (540) 745-9300
Fax: (540) 745-9305
www.fin.org

In southwestern VA, southwest of Roanoke; organized Jan 15, 1831 from Montgomery and Franklin counties. Name Origin: For Gen. John Floyd (1783-1837), U.S. representative (1817-29) and governor of VA (1830-34)

Area (sq mi):: 381.23 (land 381.22; water 0.01) Population per square mile: 38.40
Population 2005: 14,649 State rank: 97 Population change: 2000-20005 5.60%; 1990-2000 15.60% Population 2000: 13,874 (White 95.70%; Black or African American 2.00%; Hispanic or Latino 1.30%; Asian 0.10%; Other 1.20%). Foreign born: 1.50%. Median age: 40.50
Income 2000: per capita $16,345; median household $31,585; Population below poverty level: 11.70% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $20,145-$21,375
Unemployment (2004): 3.80% Unemployment change (from 2000): -0.70% Median travel time to work: 33.60 minutes Working outside county of residence: 57.00%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Floyd County, Texas

100 Main St Courthouse Rm 101
Floydada, TX 79235
Phone: (806) 983-4900
Fax: (806) 983-4909

In the central TX panhandle, northeast of Lubbock; organized Aug 21, 1876 from Bexar County. Name Origin: For Dolfin Ward Floyd (1807-36), killed at the Alamo

Area (sq mi):: 992.51 (land 992.19; water 0.32) Population per square mile: 7.20
Population 2005: 7,174 State rank: 187 Population change: 2000-20005 -7.70%; 1990-2000 -8.50% Population 2000: 7,771 (White 49.90%; Black or African American 3.40%; Hispanic or Latino 45.90%; Asian 0.20%; Other 22.40%). Foreign born: 5.90%. Median age: 34.80
Income 2000: per capita $14,206; median household $26,851; Population below poverty level: 21.50% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $24,170-$24,973
Unemployment (2004): 6.90% Unemployment change (from 2000): -0.30% Median travel time to work: 16.50 minutes Working outside county of residence: 24.80%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Floyd County, Indiana

PO Box 1056
New Albany, IN 47151
Phone: (812) 948-5415
Fax: (812) 948-4711
www.warrickcounty.gov

On the southeast border of IN, northwest of Louisville, KY; organized Jan 2, 1819 from Harrison and Clark counties. Name Origin: According to most sources, for Gen. John Floyd (1783-1837), VA jurist, U.S. congressman from VA (1817-29), and governor (1830-34). Others claim Col. Davis Floyd, an associate of Aaron Burr and an important member of the IN General Assembly

Area (sq mi):: 148.31 (land 148.00; water 0.31) Population per square mile: 486.50
Population 2005: 71,997 State rank: 21 Population change: 2000-20005 1.70%; 1990-2000 10.00% Population 2000: 70,823 (White 92.70%; Black or African American 4.40%; Hispanic or Latino 1.10%; Asian 0.50%; Other 1.80%). Foreign born: 1.20%. Median age: 36.80
Income 2000: per capita $21,852; median household $44,022; Population below poverty level: 8.70% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $30,175-$31,848
Unemployment (2004): 4.90% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.70% Median travel time to work: 21.50 minutes Working outside county of residence: 57.90%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • New Albany County seat (36,877)

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    Floyd County, Kentucky

    PO Box 1089
    Prestonsburg, KY 41653
    Phone: (606) 886-3816
    Fax: (606) 886-8089
    www.floydcountykentucky.com

    In southeastern KY; established Dec 13, 1799 from Fleming, Mason, and Montgomery counties. Name Origin: For John Floyd (1783-1837), governor of VA (1830-34)

    Area (sq mi):: 395.46 (land 394.29; water 1.16) Population per square mile: 107.10
    Population 2005: 42,218 State rank: 22 Population change: 2000-20005 -0.50%; 1990-2000 -2.60% Population 2000: 42,441 (White 97.30%; Black or African American 1.30%; Hispanic or Latino 0.60%; Asian 0.20%; Other 0.70%). Foreign born: 0.60%. Median age: 36.70
    Income 2000: per capita $12,442; median household $21,168; Population below poverty level: 30.30% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $17,802-$20,290
    Unemployment (2004): 7.10% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.70% Median travel time to work: 25.80 minutes Working outside county of residence: 31.30%
    Cities with population over 10,000: None
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    Floyd County, Georgia

    12 E 4th Ave Suite 209
    Rome, GA 30162
    Phone: (706) 291-5110
    Fax: (706) 291-5248
    www.floydcountyga.org

    On northwestern border of GA; organized Dec 3, 1832 from Cherokee County. Name Origin: For Gen. John Floyd (1769-1839), officer in the GA militia and U.S. representative (1827-29)

    Area (sq mi):: 518.46 (land 513.13; water 5.33) Population per square mile: 183.60
    Population 2005: 94,198 State rank: 24 Population change: 2000-20005 4.00%; 1990-2000 11.50% Population 2000: 90,565 (White 79.10%; Black or African American 13.30%; Hispanic or Latino 5.50%; Asian 0.90%; Other 4.40%). Foreign born: 5.20%. Median age: 35.70
    Income 2000: per capita $17,808; median household $35,615; Population below poverty level: 14.40% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $23,236-$25,337
    Unemployment (2004): 4.60% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.30% Median travel time to work: 23.70 minutes Working outside county of residence: 18.10%
    Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Rome County seat (35,551)

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    Hollingsworth & Vose has announced plans to purchase the Floyd Hex Building from the Floyd County Economic Development Authority to house its new Technostat production line.
    7 million Floyd County Postal Employees Credit Union in Rome, Ga.
    Taking home top honors in Georgia's state competition were Jonathon Hammond (help desk), Whitfield Murray Campus; Marcos Diaz (statistical analysis), Whitfield Murray Campus; and Cynthia Mills and Daniel Heian (small business management plan), Floyd County Campus.
    Cody Cashion, 18, faces three counts of murder and one count of arson resulting in injury, Floyd County Prosecutor Keith Henderson said Tuesday at a news conference.
    Together with Houser Canter, director of the Floyd County Habitat for Humanity, a plan was formed to take advantage of the electric cooperatives' experience with energy-efficiency buildings.
    Using a 1914 Presbyterian boarding school, “House of Good and Evil” was shot on location in beautiful Floyd County, Va.
    One observation well in Floyd County recorded a decline of more than 25 feet, according to the High Plains water district.
    The offices are located in the Harrison County towns of Corydon, Elizabeth and Lanesville, and the Floyd County town of Georgetown.
    Bell and the hospital had "failed to comply with the standards of care applicable to hospitals and physicians providing care in Floyd County.
    The plant was discovered to be common in five Floyd County parks.
    EQT's Big Sandy line, a $150 million investment in Kentucky's energy future, transports gas nearly 70 miles from the company's state-of-the-art Langley processing plant in Floyd County to where the gas enters an interstate pipeline for distribution to various markets in the Northeastern United States.