Hayes County

Hayes County, Nebraska

PO Box 370
Hayes Center, NE 69032
Phone: (308) 286-3413
Fax: (308) 286-3208

In south-central NE, southwest of North Platte; organized Feb 19, 1877 from unorganized territory. Name Origin: For Rutherford Birchard Hayes (1822-93), nineteenth U.S. president

Area (sq mi):: 713.33 (land 713.11; water 0.22) Population per square mile: 1.40
Population 2005: 1,027 State rank: 82 Population change: 2000-20005 -3.80%; 1990-2000 -12.60% Population 2000: 1,068 (White 96.40%; Black or African American 0.20%; Hispanic or Latino 2.50%; Asian 0.30%; Other 2.40%). Foreign born: 2.00%. Median age: 42.50
Income 2000: per capita $14,099; median household $26,667; Population below poverty level: 18.40% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $16,839-$21,899
Unemployment (2004): 3.40% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.00% Median travel time to work: 17.40 minutes Working outside county of residence: 26.30%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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The bodies of two women were recovered on Saturday from the Blanco River in Hayes County, the county sheriff's office said in a statement, raising the death toll from the flooding to 24.
She is well known, as is her husband, in conservative Hayes County, which makes up the bulk of the district.
A block of four classrooms is planned at Five Ways County Primary School and nearby Heath Hayes County Primary will also be extended to provide extra places with cloakrooms.
Conservative Democrats are waking up to the fact that their party has left them," said Ernest Murry, chairman of the Hayes County Republican Party.
Following the decisions in FMPO's Federal court case in Austin and Circle C's Hayes County state court case and the issuance of an Endangered Species Act 10(a) permit to FMPO by the U.