Harnett County

Harnett County, North Carolina

PO Box 759
Lillington, NC 27546
Phone: (910) 893-7555
Fax: (910) 814-2662
www.harnett.org

In central NC, north of Fayetteville; organized Feb 7, 1855 from Cumberland County. Name Origin: For Cornelius Harnett (1723-81), patriot and member of the Continental Congress (1777-80)

Area (sq mi):: 601.30 (land 595.01; water 6.29) Population per square mile: 174.30
Population 2005: 103,692 State rank: 24 Population change: 2000-20005 13.90%; 1990-2000 34.20% Population 2000: 91,025 (White 68.90%; Black or African American 22.50%; Hispanic or Latino 5.90%; Asian 0.60%; Other 5.80%). Foreign born: 4.60%. Median age: 32.50
Income 2000: per capita $16,775; median household $35,105; Population below poverty level: 14.90% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $21,616-$22,837
Unemployment (2004): 5.20% Unemployment change (from 2000): -1.70% Median travel time to work: 29.20 minutes Working outside county of residence: 60.80%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
See other counties in .
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
We are thrilled with the reception we've received in Dunn, Harnett County and throughout the wonderful State of North Carolina.
Library has been awarded a $49,544 Library Services and Technology Act Literacy and Lifelong Learning Grant that will focus on increasing access to technology and library information resources for Harnett County students.
From 1993-94 she served as a senator from North Carolina's 15 District and was the Harnett County Democratic Party Chair and president of the Democratic Women of Harnett County.
Award: Residential reentry center (rrc) services located in the raleigh, north carolina area (within wake county, harnett county, or vance county, north carolina)
school organized and staffed the dental clinic and wellness classes at the Harnett County Commons Area in Harnett County, N.
Hasty is a retired school administrator formerly associated with the Harnett County Heritage Book Committee in North Carolina, and Winfree, her sister, is a retired lab technician associated with the Cooleemee Historical Association in North Carolina.
According to Harnett County Sheriff's Office reports, Mr.
Partnership brings online fitness instruction to diabetic and pre-diabetic youth in Harnett County
Upward Bound Math & Science Scholars' Bowl team from Harnett County Schools won first place in the North Carolina Council of Educational Opportunity Programs Scholars' Bowl competition.
The NC Eminent Domain Law Firm to host a seminar for Harnett County Residents to let them know how they may be able to receive a second check for their property
A loan production office in Dunn, Harnett County, North Carolina is slated to open this month.
North Carolina school districts using Synovia technology on Verizon's network to provide safe and efficient student transportation this school year include: Buncombe County, Burke County, Durham, Franklin County, Harnett County, Jones County, Stokes County, Wilson County and Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools.