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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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2 Ethan Smith, of Gibson County, Indiana, was hunting with his dad on opening day of the 2011 gun season when he bagged this tall-tined 10-pointer.
and is built at Toyota plants in Gibson County, Indiana and San Antonio, Texas.
Hemmer Woods: an outstanding old-growth lowland forest remnant in Gibson County, Indiana.
The affair began in 1851, when two white men, Seth Conklin of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and David Stormont, the leader of the Underground Railroad in Princeton, in Gibson County, Indiana, smuggled the wife of one of their black compatriots, Peter Still, and three other slaves out of Alabama.
AUSTIN, Texas -- Hart InterCivic, a leading national provider of election voting systems, management products and services, announced today it will supply Gibson County, Indiana, with the Hart Voting System, replacing election systems and software.
has acquired the land, equipment, permits, and mineral rights to the Hazleton Coal Mine located in Gibson County, Indiana, north of Evansville.
and will be built at Toyota plants in Gibson County, Indiana and San Antonio, Texas.
employment exceeds 20,000 and will grow as its new plants in Gibson County, Indiana and Putnam County, West Virginia begin hiring.
launching of Toyota's new facility in Gibson County, Indiana, which
employment exceeds 19,000 and will grow as its new plants in Gibson County, Indiana and Putnam County, West Virginia begin hiring in 1997.
Toyota will continue this strategy by adding an all new mini- van to the production in Kentucky during 1997 and is building a new facility in Gibson County, Indiana to produce the T100 pickup truck with start of production slated for 1998.
In May, Toyota officials announced that T100 pickups for the North American market will be produced in Gibson County, Indiana -- where the automaker began construction of a new plant.