Harper County


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Harper County, Kansas

201 N Jennings Ave
Anthony, KS 67003
Phone: (620) 842-5555
Fax: (620) 842-3455
www.harpercounty.org

On the central southern border of KS, southwest of Wichita; established Feb 26, 1867 from Kingman County. Name Origin: For Sgt. Marion Harper (?-1863), soldier in the Kansas cavalry killed in the Civil War

Area (sq mi):: 802.95 (land 801.44; water 1.51) Population per square mile: 7.60
Population 2005: 6,081 State rank: 61 Population change: 2000-20005 -7.00%; 1990-2000 -8.30% Population 2000: 6,536 (White 96.70%; Black or African American 0.20%; Hispanic or Latino 1.10%; Asian 0.10%; Other 2.40%). Foreign born: 0.40%. Median age: 42.90
Income 2000: per capita $16,368; median household $29,776; Population below poverty level: 11.60% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $22,697-$26,256
Unemployment (2004): 4.20% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.70% Median travel time to work: 19.60 minutes Working outside county of residence: 21.00%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Harper County, Oklahoma

PO Box 369
Buffalo, OK 73834
Phone: (580) 735-2130
Fax: (580) 735-6034

On the northwestern border of OK, at eastern end of panhandle; organized Nov 16, 1905 from Woodward County. Name Origin: For Oscar G. Harper, an official at the OK constitutional convention (1906-07)

Area (sq mi):: 1040.96 (land 1039.00; water 1.96) Population per square mile: 3.20
Population 2005: 3,313 State rank: 74 Population change: 2000-20005 -7.00%; 1990-2000 -12.30% Population 2000: 3,562 (White 92.90%; Black or African American 0.00%; Hispanic or Latino 5.60%; Asian 0.10%; Other 4.00%). Foreign born: 3.50%. Median age: 43.10
Income 2000: per capita $18,011; median household $33,705; Population below poverty level: 10.20% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $26,095-$32,247
Unemployment (2004): 3.00% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.20% Median travel time to work: 18.90 minutes Working outside county of residence: 20.60%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Harper County Clerk Karen Hickman and Alfalfa County Clerk Lanette Unruh said their counties will vote on the measure June 26.
ELECTRIC SHOCK Lightning storm in Oklahoma SKY'S Z THE LIMIT Stormy skies above Seymour, Texas IN 3 FULL FORCE Tornado in Kansas OUT 3 OF THE BLUE Wynnewood, Oklahoma DARKEST 3HOUR Harper County, Kansas POWER 3PLAY Lightning strikes water in Oklahoma City TWIST 3 OF FATE Tornado tears through Brice, Texas UNDER CAPTION 3In here 3 A CLOUD Arapaho, Oklahoma
In 1945 when we moved to a new farm in Harper County, Kan.
The wind farm, north of Woodward in Harper County, is expected to cost about $180 million plus the cost of transmission interconnection facilities.
hudsonius is from the Illinoian glacial of the Doby Springs local fauna from Harper County (Klingener, 1963), approximately 418 kilometers west of the Craig County site.