Garden County

Garden County, Nebraska

PO Box 486
Oshkosh, NE 69154
Phone: (308) 772-3924
Fax: (308) 772-0124
www.co.garden.ne.us

In west-central NE, southeast of Scottsbluff; organized Nov 2, 1909 from Devel County. Name Origin: Named by John T. and William R. Twiford, the developers who thought it would become the "garden spot of the west."

Area (sq mi):: 1731.00 (land 1704.40; water 26.60) Population per square mile: 1.20
Population 2005: 1,997 State rank: 78 Population change: 2000-20005 -12.90%; 1990-2000 -6.80% Population 2000: 2,292 (White 97.30%; Black or African American 0.10%; Hispanic or Latino 1.40%; Asian 0.30%; Other 1.30%). Foreign born: 0.90%. Median age: 45.60
Income 2000: per capita $15,414; median household $26,458; Population below poverty level: 14.80% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $19,657-$25,644
Unemployment (2004): 3.50% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.40% Median travel time to work: 14.10 minutes Working outside county of residence: 13.50%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Those in the Garden County are also top of the charts when it comes to bedding as Wicklow ranked at No2 in Ireland's horniest spot.
Grooms in The Garden County married at an average age of 36.
The Rural Nebraska Health Care Network (RNHN), a not-for-profit consortium including: Box Butte General Hospital, Alliance; Chadron Community Hospital, Chadron Garden County Health Services, Oshkosh; Gordon Memorial Hospital, Gordon; Kimball Health Services, Kimball; Memorial Health Center, Sidney; Morrill County Community Hospital, Bridgeport; Perkins County Health Services, Grant; Regional West Medical Center, Scottsbluff.
crazykent is a website about how crazy Kent is, no not the garden county, rather a slightly bonkers American man who travels around with a rubbish bin on his back.
The absentees were hardly missed as the Garden County team stormed to wins on three of the four rinks.
This is largely because it is a garden county and that is how we are marketing it.
IRISH pigmeat processor, Garden County Fine Foods, is a business with all the resources capable of distancing itself from the `cut and thrust' of the commodity sector.
In 2011 Armagh were relieved just to get a draw in a qualifier tie after extra time at the Athletic Grounds before winning the replay in Aughrim in what proved to be Mick O'Dwyer's last game in charge of the Garden County.
The Garden County had fought back to trail by just four points when Maher got his second goal after 48 minutes.
This weekend Wicklow meet Carlow in the first match and without doubt the Garden County are a championship team.
Many would have fancied Kildare, Derry, Down or even Antrim to be among the teams at the top, but the Garden County have earned their place in the upper echelons of Division 2B with some gutsy performances.
Prizes include gift certificates to Festival Foods, Cue Restaurant, Heartland Restaurant, Coleman Natural Foods coupons, and signed copies of John Michael Lerma's Garden County Cookbook.