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Gray County, Kansas

PO Box 487
Cimarron, KS 67835
Phone: (620) 855-3618
Fax: (620) 855-3107

In southwestern KS, west of Dodge City; organized Mar 5, 1887 from Finney and Ford counties. Name Origin: For Alfred Gray, teacher, lawyer, and secretary of the KS Board of Agriculture (1873-80)

Area (sq mi):: 869.34 (land 868.90; water 0.44) Population per square mile: 6.70
Population 2005: 5,861 State rank: 64 Population change: 2000-20005 -0.70%; 1990-2000 9.40% Population 2000: 5,904 (White 88.60%; Black or African American 0.20%; Hispanic or Latino 9.80%; Asian 0.10%; Other 7.50%). Foreign born: 9.50%. Median age: 33.00
Income 2000: per capita $18,632; median household $40,000; Population below poverty level: 9.10% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $25,086-$25,612
Unemployment (2004): 3.00% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.70% Median travel time to work: 17.20 minutes Working outside county of residence: 28.00%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Gray County, Texas

PO Box 1902
Pampa, TX 79066
Phone: (806) 669-8004
Fax: (806) 669-8054
www.co.gray.tx.us

In northeastern TX panhandle, east of Amarillo; organized Aug 21, 1876 from Bexar County. Name Origin: For Capt. Peter W. Gray (1819-74), an officer in the TX army, TX legislator and justice of the TX supreme court (1874)

Area (sq mi):: 929.25 (land 928.28; water 0.97) Population per square mile: 23.10
Population 2005: 21,479 State rank: 110 Population change: 2000-20005 -5.60%; 1990-2000 -5.10% Population 2000: 22,744 (White 78.30%; Black or African American 5.80%; Hispanic or Latino 13.00%; Asian 0.40%; Other 11.50%). Foreign born: 4.30%. Median age: 38.90
Income 2000: per capita $16,702; median household $31,368; Population below poverty level: 13.80% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $24,589-$26,765
Unemployment (2004): 5.40% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.90% Median travel time to work: 16.60 minutes Working outside county of residence: 13.50%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Pampa County seat (16,702)

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    Mechler, a former Gray County Republican Party chairman, will serve as interim chairman until delegates to the state convention settle on a permanent replacement for Munisteri next May.
    Duke Energy Renewables, a commercial business unit of Duke Energy, sold a 50-percent stake in Ironwood and the 131-MW Cimarron II Windpower Project in Gray County to Sumitomo Corp.
    SCOA is buying a 50 percent stake in the 131-megawatt (MW) Cimarron II Windpower Project in Gray County and the 168-MW Ironwood Windpower Project in Ford County.
    On October 16, 2003, the body of Vickie Helen Anderson was recovered along the shoulder of the westbound entrance ramp of Interstate 40 in Gray County, Texas (near McLean).
    Teachers at Thomas Gray County Junior and Infant School in Bootle will today tell pupils about the Jack and Kacey-Lee's deaths.
    Teachers at Thomas Gray county junior and infant school in Bootle, were today telling pupils about Jack and Kacey-Lee's deaths.
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    This report documents new records from Bastrop, Fayette, Guadalupe, and Hays counties in east-central Texas; Tarrant and Wood counties in northeastern Texas; and Gray County in the northeastern Panhandle.
    The district is located in Gray County in the north Texas panhandle, approximately 50 miles northeast of Amarillo and serves a 450 square mile area with a population of approximately 21,000.
    After prosecutors agreed to those requests two years ago, state District Judge Steven Emmert held a two-day hearing in February in Gray County on the DNA evidence.
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