Gibson County


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Gibson County, Indiana

PO Box 630
Princeton, IN 47670
Phone: (812) 386-8401
Fax: (812) 385-5025

On the southwest border of IN, north of Evansville; organized Mar 9, 1813 (prior to statehood) from Knox County. Name Origin: For Gen. John Gibson (1740-1822), an officer in the French and Indian War and the Revolutionary War, jurist, and secretary of IN Territory (1801-16)

Area (sq mi):: 499.05 (land 488.78; water 10.27) Population per square mile: 68.30
Population 2005: 33,408 State rank: 50 Population change: 2000-20005 2.80%; 1990-2000 1.80% Population 2000: 32,500 (White 96.00%; Black or African American 1.90%; Hispanic or Latino 0.70%; Asian 0.50%; Other 1.10%). Foreign born: 0.90%. Median age: 38.00
Income 2000: per capita $18,169; median household $37,515; Population below poverty level: 8.20% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $23,593-$28,021
Unemployment (2004): 4.60% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.80% Median travel time to work: 23.70 minutes Working outside county of residence: 38.80%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Gibson County, Tennessee

1 Court Sq Suite 100
Trenton, TN 38382
Phone: (731) 855-7642
Fax: (731) 855-7643
www.gibsoncountytn.com

In northwestern TN, north of Jackson; organized Oct 21, 1823 from Western District (Indian lands). Name Origin: For Maj. John Gibson, an officer in Gen. Andrew Jackson's (1767-1845) Natchez expedition (1812-13)

Area (sq mi):: 603.59 (land 602.67; water 0.92) Population per square mile: 79.90
Population 2005: 48,148 State rank: 30 Population change: 2000-20005 0.00%; 1990-2000 4.00% Population 2000: 48,152 (White 78.20%; Black or African American 19.70%; Hispanic or Latino 1.10%; Asian 0.10%; Other 1.50%). Foreign born: 0.80%. Median age: 38.80
Income 2000: per capita $16,320; median household $31,105; Population below poverty level: 12.80% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $22,333-$24,629
Unemployment (2004): 8.10% Unemployment change (from 2000): -1.50% Median travel time to work: 22.10 minutes Working outside county of residence: 33.70%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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The Gibson County plant is leading Toyota's push into trucks and sport-utility vehicles, employing 2,300 associates working toward an annual production capacity of 100,000 Toyota Tundra full-size pickup trucks.
Transportation was a major factor in Toyota's selection of the Gibson County site.
The significant capital invested recently at Warrior as well as the Partnership's Dotiki, Pattiki and Gibson County mines should position us well for the upcoming year.
and will be built at Toyota plants in Gibson County, Indiana and San Antonio, Texas.
The AirCore solution has been deployed across the entire Yorkville Telephone area in Tennessee, serving Lake, Obion, Dyer, Henry and Weakly counties and the Northwest portion of Gibson county.
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Once the remote seal construction was completed and the mine atmosphere behind the seals was rendered inert (without oxygen), mine rescue personnel from MSHA, KDMM, and Alliance's White County Coal, LLC, Gibson County Coal, LLC, and Warrior Coal, LLC subsidiaries entered the mine, restored ventilation and constructed thirty-two permanent seals effectively extinguishing the mine fire and totally isolating the affected area of the mine behind these seals.
TMMI) is "the star of the show" in Gibson County, where Toyota Tundra trucks and Sequoia sport-utility vehicles are rolling off the lines, says deputy director Jim Holderread at the economic-devel opment group Vision 2000.
Branch, Indiana, daughter of Donna Vieke, employed by Gibson County Coal, LLC in Princeton, Indiana.
This fall, the Toyota Highlander will be added to the Toyota's Gibson County plant, which currently assembles the Toyota Sienna and Sequoia.
6 billion in investments and annual production of 300,000 vehicles, Toyota's decade in Princeton has spawned supplier industries throughout the region, says Todd Mosby, executive director of the Gibson County Chamber of Commerce.
2% primarily due to increased productivity at the Elk Creek, Warrior and Gibson County mines and a continued reduction of coal inventory accumulated during construction of the new preparation plant at Elk Creek.