Grady County

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Grady County, Georgia

250 N Broad St
Cairo, GA 39828
Phone: (229) 377-1512
Fax: (229) 377-1039

On southern border of GA, west of Valdosta; organized Aug 17, 1905 from Decatur and Thomas counties. Name Origin: For Henry Woodfin Grady (1850-89), GA orator and journalist, editor, and part-owner of the Atlanta Constitution.

Area (sq mi):: 460.34 (land 458.12; water 2.22) Population per square mile: 53.40
Population 2005: 24,466 State rank: 69 Population change: 2000-20005 3.40%; 1990-2000 16.70% Population 2000: 23,659 (White 63.20%; Black or African American 30.10%; Hispanic or Latino 5.20%; Asian 0.30%; Other 4.90%). Foreign born: 3.90%. Median age: 35.50
Income 2000: per capita $14,278; median household $28,656; Population below poverty level: 21.30% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $18,840-$21,122
Unemployment (2004): 4.30% Unemployment change (from 2000): -0.80% Median travel time to work: 24.40 minutes Working outside county of residence: 43.70%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Grady County, Oklahoma

326 Choctaw St
Chickasha, OK 73018
Phone: (405) 224-7388
Fax: (405) 222-4506
www.gradycountyok.com

In south-central OK, southwest of Oklahoma City; organized Nov 16, 1907 from Caddo and Comanche counties. Name Origin: For Henry Woodfin Grady (1850-89), orator and editor of the Atlanta Constitution newspaper, whose writings and ideas helped alleviate the post-Civil War depression of the South.

Area (sq mi):: 1105.30 (land 1100.96; water 4.34) Population per square mile: 44.80
Population 2005: 49,369 State rank: 14 Population change: 2000-20005 8.50%; 1990-2000 9.00% Population 2000: 45,516 (White 86.10%; Black or African American 3.10%; Hispanic or Latino 2.90%; Asian 0.30%; Other 9.20%). Foreign born: 1.10%. Median age: 36.50
Income 2000: per capita $15,846; median household $32,625; Population below poverty level: 13.90% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $20,357-$22,956
Unemployment (2004): 4.40% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.80% Median travel time to work: 26.90 minutes Working outside county of residence: 41.70%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Chickasha County seat (16,463)

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    18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Select Energy Services today launched the new Pecan Hill Water Solutions Facility in southeast Grady County, Oklahoma.
    Smith gravel pit (OMNH locality V527), Chickasha, Grady County, Oklahoma, as part of the Chickasha local fauna (Smith and Cifelli, 2000).
    The 12,400-foot Horn well located in Grady County, Oklahoma has produced 12.
    NYSE: XCO) ("EXCO") announced today it has closed the sale to an affiliate of Encore Acquisition Company (NYSE: EAC) ("Encore") of its Norge Marchand Unit in Grady County, Oklahoma, other selected Oklahoma, Kansas and Texas Panhandle assets, and its Gladewater Field and Overton Field assets in Gregg, Upshur and Smith Counties, Texas for $356.
    The new plant will be located near Enable Midstream's Bradley Processing Plant currently under construction in Grady County, Oklahoma.
    NYSE: EAC) ("Encore") to sell its Norge Marchand Unit in Grady County, Oklahoma, other selected Oklahoma, Kansas and Texas Panhandle assets, and its Gladewater Field and Overton Field assets in Gregg, Upshur and Smith Counties, Texas for $375 million, subject to customary purchase price adjustments.
    Employee celebrations will be held across the country at Chesapeake's 42 corporate, regional and field offices from today through June 27, the 20th anniversary of the date the company started drilling its first well - the Newby 1-1 in Grady County, Oklahoma.
    DENVER & PERTH, Australia -- Samson Oil & Gas has executed and settled a Purchase and Sale Agreement with Kaiser-Francis Anadarko Limited Partnership in relation to its properties located in the Amber field in Grady County, Oklahoma, for US$4.
    A total of 8 wells were drilled during the year, including six coalbed methane wells in the Powder River Basin in Wyoming and two gas wells in the North East Amber Field, located in Grady County, Oklahoma.
    Also as previously reported, in early March Calliope was installed on the 12,400-foot Horn well located in Grady County, Oklahoma.
    In early March, Calliope was installed on the 12,400-foot Horn #1 well located in Grady County, Oklahoma.
    The Chitwood Field is located in Grady County, Oklahoma and was discovered by Mobil Oil Corporation in 1947.