Grundy County


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Grundy County, Tennessee

PO Box 177
Altamont, TN 37301
Phone: (931) 692-3718
Fax: (931) 692-3721

In east-central TN, northeast of Chattanooga; organized Jan 29, 1844 from Franklin and Warren counties. Name Origin: For Felix Grundy (1777-1840), U.S. representative from TN (1811-15) who played a leading part in bringing on and sustaining the War of 1812

Area (sq mi):: 361.14 (land 360.56; water 0.58) Population per square mile: 40.50
Population 2005: 14,608 State rank: 77 Population change: 2000-20005 1.90%; 1990-2000 7.30% Population 2000: 14,332 (White 97.80%; Black or African American 0.10%; Hispanic or Latino 1.00%; Asian 0.20%; Other 1.30%). Foreign born: 0.70%. Median age: 36.60
Income 2000: per capita $12,039; median household $22,959; Population below poverty level: 25.80% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $17,585-$20,007
Unemployment (2004): 6.20% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.30% Median travel time to work: 32.20 minutes Working outside county of residence: 50.40%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Grundy County, Iowa

706 G Ave
Grundy Center, IA 50638
Phone: (319) 824-5229
Fax: (319) 824-3447
www.grundycounty.org

In central IA, west of Waterloo; established Jan 15, 1851 from Black Hawk County. Name Origin: For Felix Grundy (1777-1840) of KY, U.S. senator from TN (1829-38; 1839-40) and U.S. attorney general (1838-39)

Area (sq mi):: 502.55 (land 502.51; water 0.03) Population per square mile: 24.50
Population 2005: 12,329 State rank: 63 Population change: 2000-20005 -0.30%; 1990-2000 2.80% Population 2000: 12,369 (White 98.60%; Black or African American 0.10%; Hispanic or Latino 0.60%; Asian 0.30%; Other 0.70%). Foreign born: 0.80%. Median age: 40.80
Income 2000: per capita $19,142; median household $39,396; Population below poverty level: 4.60% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $26,364-$28,571
Unemployment (2004): 3.80% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.50% Median travel time to work: 20.60 minutes Working outside county of residence: 45.80%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Grundy County, Illinois

PO Box 675
Morris, IL 60450
Phone: (815) 941-3222
Fax: (815) 942-2222
www.grundyco.org

In northeast IL, southwest of Chicago, established Feb 17, 1841 from La Salle County. Name Origin: For Felix Grundy (1777-1840), chief justice of KY Supreme Court, U.S. senator from TN (1829-38;1839-40), and U.S. Attorney General (1838-39)

Area (sq mi):: 430.42 (land 419.90; water 10.52) Population per square mile: 104.40
Population 2005: 43,838 State rank: 33 Population change: 2000-20005 16.80%; 1990-2000 16.10% Population 2000: 37,535 (White 94.60%; Black or African American 0.20%; Hispanic or Latino 4.10%; Asian 0.30%; Other 2.40%). Foreign born: 2.70%. Median age: 36.30
Income 2000: per capita $22,591; median household $51,719; Population below poverty level: 4.80% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $28,936-$29,990
Unemployment (2004): 7.80% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.30% Median travel time to work: 26.40 minutes Working outside county of residence: 51.30%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Morris County seat (12,479)

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    Grundy County, Missouri

    700 Main St
    Trenton, MO 64683
    Phone: (660) 359-6305
    Fax: (660) 359-6786

    In north-central MO, northeast of Saint Joseph; organized Jan 29, 1841 from Livingston and Ray counties. Name Origin: For Felix Grundy (1777-1840), chief justice of KY supreme court, U.S. senator from TN (1829-38; 1839-40), and U.S. Attorney General (1838-39)

    Area (sq mi):: 437.98 (land 435.82; water 2.16) Population per square mile: 23.70
    Population 2005: 10,327 State rank: 85 Population change: 2000-20005 -1.00%; 1990-2000 -1.00% Population 2000: 10,432 (White 96.70%; Black or African American 0.40%; Hispanic or Latino 1.60%; Asian 0.20%; Other 1.80%). Foreign born: 1.40%. Median age: 41.30
    Income 2000: per capita $15,432; median household $27,333; Population below poverty level: 15.80% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $20,651-$21,117
    Unemployment (2004): 5.70% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.70% Median travel time to work: 19.60 minutes Working outside county of residence: 23.90%
    Cities with population over 10,000: None
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    To that end, the project area extent potentially could encompass other counties of the northeastern region of Illinois including DuPage, Kane, Kendall, Lake, McHenry and Will, plus Aux Sable Township of Grundy County.
    However, unemployment rates for Grundy County have historically been above state and national levels, reflecting the industrial component of the economy.
    On March 28, the Grundy County No Tolerance Task Force (NTTF) in Gardner will deliver the American Lung Association's Smoke Free, That's Me
    Rivaling for the multimillion dollar project, Minooka was among several locations in the Midwest, including other sites within Grundy County.
    Includes Cook County, DeKalb County, DuPage County, Grundy County, Kane County, Kendall County, Lake County, McHenry County and Will County in Illinois; as well as Jasper County, Lake County, Newton County and Porter County in Indiana and Kenosha County, Wisconsin.
    Grundy County has been declared a state and federal disaster area.
    WMH is a critical access hospital located in Grundy County, approximately 85 miles northeast of Kansas City, Missouri.
    Last October a bowhunter shot what he thought was a coyote as it circled his sheep pen in Grundy County, Missouri.
    Alan Winkler's dream of a rural gay utopia ended abruptly October 7, when he arrived at the 75-acre site of the Blue Fox, a retreat for gay men he'd been building in Grundy County, Tenn.
    truncata specimen was collected in Aux Sable Creek, 5 mi ENE Morris, Grundy County on 26 July 2005 (INHS 30683).