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Greenwood County, Kansas

311 N Main St
Eureka, KS 67045
Phone: (620) 583-8121
Fax: (620) 583-8124

In southeastern KS, east of Wichita; original county; organized Aug 25, 1855 (prior to statehood). Name Origin: For Alfred Burton Greenwood (1811-89), U.S. representative from AR (1853-59)

Area (sq mi):: 1152.59 (land 1139.67; water 12.92) Population per square mile: 6.40
Population 2005: 7,338 State rank: 53 Population change: 2000-20005 -4.40%; 1990-2000 -2.20% Population 2000: 7,673 (White 95.80%; Black or African American 0.10%; Hispanic or Latino 1.70%; Asian 0.10%; Other 3.20%). Foreign born: 1.00%. Median age: 42.60
Income 2000: per capita $15,976; median household $30,169; Population below poverty level: 12.50% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $20,975-$22,051
Unemployment (2004): 6.20% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.60% Median travel time to work: 25.10 minutes Working outside county of residence: 34.30%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Greenwood County, South Carolina

600 Monument St Box P-103
Greenwood, SC 29646
Phone: (864) 942-8500
Fax: (864) 942-8566

In west-central SC, south of Spartanburg; organized June 3, 1897 from Abbeville and Edgefield counties. Name Origin: For the county seat

Area (sq mi):: 462.94 (land 455.52; water 7.42) Population per square mile: 149.20
Population 2005: 67,979 State rank: 19 Population change: 2000-20005 2.60%; 1990-2000 11.30% Population 2000: 66,271 (White 64.10%; Black or African American 31.70%; Hispanic or Latino 2.90%; Asian 0.70%; Other 1.90%). Foreign born: 2.80%. Median age: 35.20
Income 2000: per capita $17,446; median household $34,702; Population below poverty level: 14.20% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $23,092-$23,922
Unemployment (2004): 8.90% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.70% Median travel time to work: 20.20 minutes Working outside county of residence: 14.00%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Greenwood County seat (22,242)

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    Portuguese wood pellet manufacturer, declared that it will add 70 jobs at a new facility in Greenwood County s Emerald Road Industrial Corridor.
    In 1963 he formed the Greenwood County Singers, later known as The Greenwoods, who had two minor hits and included singer Gaile Foote.
    TEHRAN (FNA)- Multiple people were killed in a shooting in Greenwood County, South Carolina, a state law enforcement spokesman said Tuesday night.
    Many other great topics and speakers are lined up for the convention and conference Hopefully, you'll be there to hear the update from the Coalition on Access to Health Care and its efforts to allow nurses to function within their full scope of practice Given the recent TB outbreak in Greenwood County, the presentation on infectious diseases will also be timely.
    In addition, in 2009, Fujifilm began utilizing landfill gas from the Greenwood County Landfill to provide power for the color photographic paper factory, thereby reducing the amount of harmful methane gas emitted into the environment and reducing the consumption of natural gas.
    We are excited about our decision to create jobs and invest in Greenwood County," said George Bowyer, vice president of Crown Casting Industries.
    Greenwood County Coroner Jim Coursey said Adams, 26, was taken to the emergency room at Self Regional Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.
    Through an arrangement with Greenwood County and Methane Credit, LLC, methane gas will be extracted from the landfill and piped into the Fujifilm complex, where it will then be used in two of the facility's four boilers.
    OTCBB:CHAG -news) chief geologist, Bill Stinson, has announced the initial production of crude oil at its Walker/Shinkle Field property in Greenwood County, Kansas.
    In his study, McAllister looked at fossil feces -- called coprolites -- and regurgitation pellets found in the Hamilton quarry in Greenwood County, Kans.
    Thanks to Blackstreet Capital for their ongoing investment in Greenwood County," said County Council Chairman Robbie Templeton.
    Greenwood County special projects manager Rossie Corwon said a notice of award would be sent to the company immediately and work is expected to begin on runway 9-27 in mid-September.

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