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Henry County, Alabama

101 Court Sq Suite J
Abbeville, AL 36310
Phone: (334) 585-2753
Fax: (334) 585-5006

On southeastern border of AL, north of Dothan; organized Dec 13, 1819 from Conecuh County. Name Origin: For Patrick Henry (1736-99), patriot, governor of VA (1776-79; 1784-86), and statesman, famous for declaring "Give me liberty or give me death."

Area (sq mi):: 568.33 (land 561.80; water 6.53) Population per square mile: 29.60
Population 2005: 16,610 State rank: 54 Population change: 2000-20005 1.80%; 1990-2000 6.10% Population 2000: 16,310 (White 65.30%; Black or African American 32.30%; Hispanic or Latino 1.50%; Asian 0.10%; Other 1.90%). Foreign born: 1.10%. Median age: 39.30
Income 2000: per capita $15,681; median household $30,353; Population below poverty level: 19.10% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $19,792-$22,750
Unemployment (2004): 5.50% Unemployment change (from 2000): -1.00% Median travel time to work: 25.50 minutes Working outside county of residence: 53.70%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Henry County, Illinois

307 W Center St
Cambridge, IL 61238
Phone: (309) 937-3575
www.co.henry.il.us

In northwestern IL, southeast of Davenport; organized Jan 13, 1825 from Fulton County. Name Origin: For Patrick Henry (1736-99), patriot, governor of VA (1776-79; 1784-86), and statesman, famous for proclaiming, "Give me liberty or give me death."

Area (sq mi):: 825.60 (land 823.21; water 2.38) Population per square mile: 61.50
Population 2005: 50,591 State rank: 29 Population change: 2000-20005 -0.80%; 1990-2000 -0.30% Population 2000: 51,020 (White 94.90%; Black or African American 1.10%; Hispanic or Latino 2.90%; Asian 0.20%; Other 2.40%). Foreign born: 1.70%. Median age: 39.10
Income 2000: per capita $18,716; median household $39,854; Population below poverty level: 8.00% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $25,527-$26,778
Unemployment (2004): 5.70% Unemployment change (from 2000): -0.30% Median travel time to work: 21.80 minutes Working outside county of residence: 42.80%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Kewanee (12,670)

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    Henry County, Missouri

    100 W Franklin St
    Clinton, MO 64735
    Phone: (660) 885-7204
    Fax: (660) 890-2693

    In west-central MO, southeast of Kansas City; organized as Rives County Dec 13, 1834 from Lafayette County; name changed Feb 15, 1841. Name Origin: For Patrick Henry (1736-99), patriot, governor of VA (1776-79; 1784-86), and statesman, famous for proclaiming "Give me liberty or give me death."

    Area (sq mi):: 732.55 (land 702.48; water 30.07) Population per square mile: 32.10
    Population 2005: 22,577 State rank: 51 Population change: 2000-20005 2.60%; 1990-2000 9.70% Population 2000: 21,997 (White 96.20%; Black or African American 1.00%; Hispanic or Latino 0.90%; Asian 0.20%; Other 2.10%). Foreign born: 0.80%. Median age: 40.00
    Income 2000: per capita $16,468; median household $30,949; Population below poverty level: 14.30% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $21,813-$23,092
    Unemployment (2004): 6.70% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.90% Median travel time to work: 25.40 minutes Working outside county of residence: 27.70%
    Cities with population over 10,000: None
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    Henry County, Virginia

    PO Box 7
    Collinsville, VA 24078
    Phone: (276) 634-4601
    Fax: (276) 634-4781
    www.martinsville.com

    On central southern border of VA, south of Roanoke; organized Oct 7, 1776 from Pittsylvania County. Name Origin: For Patrick Henry (1736-99), patriot, governor of VA (1776-79; 1784-86), and statesman, famous for proclaiming, "Give me liberty or give me death."

    Area (sq mi):: 384.39 (land 382.35; water 2.04) Population per square mile: 147.80
    Population 2005: 56,501 State rank: 32 Population change: 2000-20005 -2.50%; 1990-2000 1.70% Population 2000: 57,930 (White 72.70%; Black or African American 22.70%; Hispanic or Latino 3.50%; Asian 0.40%; Other 2.50%). Foreign born: 2.70%. Median age: 39.30
    Income 2000: per capita $17,110; median household $31,816; Population below poverty level: 11.70% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $21,574-$23,309
    Unemployment (2004): 9.30% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.70% Median travel time to work: 22.50 minutes Working outside county of residence: 35.20%
    Cities with population over 10,000: None
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    Henry County, Georgia

    140 Henry Pkwy
    McDonough, GA 30253
    Phone: (770) 954-2400
    Fax: (770) 954-2418
    www.co.henry.ga.us

    In west-central GA, southeast of Atlanta; county organized May 15, 1821 from Indian lands. Name Origin: For Patrick Henry (1736-99), patriot, governor of VA (1776-79; 1784-86), and statesman, famous for declaring, "Give me liberty or give me death."

    Area (sq mi):: 324.48 (land 322.71; water 1.77) Population per square mile: 520.10
    Population 2005: 167,848 State rank: 10 Population change: 2000-20005 40.60%; 1990-2000 103.20% Population 2000: 119,341 (White 80.10%; Black or African American 14.70%; Hispanic or Latino 2.30%; Asian 1.80%; Other 2.10%). Foreign born: 3.40%. Median age: 33.40
    Income 2000: per capita $22,945; median household $57,309; Population below poverty level: 4.90% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $26,993-$26,468
    Unemployment (2004): 4.00% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.50% Median travel time to work: 32.70 minutes Working outside county of residence: 68.90%
    Cities with population over 10,000:
  • McDonough County seat (13,622)
  • Stockbridge (12,541)

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    Henry County, Iowa

    PO Box 176
    Mount Pleasant, IA 52641
    Phone: (319) 385-2632
    Fax: (319) 385-4144
    www.co.henry.ia.us

    In southeastern IA, west of Burlington; established Dec 7, 1836 (prior to statehood) from Wisconsin Territory. Name Origin: For Col. Henry Dodge (1782-1867), officer in the Black Hawk War; governor of WI Territory (1836-41; 1845-48), and U.S. senator from WI (1848-57)

    Area (sq mi):: 436.68 (land 434.44; water 2.24) Population per square mile: 46.60
    Population 2005: 20,246 State rank: 35 Population change: 2000-20005 -0.40%; 1990-2000 5.80% Population 2000: 20,336 (White 94.20%; Black or African American 1.50%; Hispanic or Latino 1.30%; Asian 1.90%; Other 1.80%). Foreign born: 1.80%. Median age: 37.10
    Income 2000: per capita $18,192; median household $39,087; Population below poverty level: 8.80% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $23,590-$24,291
    Unemployment (2004): 6.40% Unemployment change (from 2000): 2.60% Median travel time to work: 17.20 minutes Working outside county of residence: 20.40%
    Cities with population over 10,000: None
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    Henry County, Ohio

    1853 Oakwood Ave
    Napoleon, OH 43545
    Phone: (419) 592-4876
    www.henrycountyohio.com

    In northwestern OH, southwest of Toledo; organized Feb 12, 1820 from Wood County. Name Origin: For Patrick Henry (1736-99), patriot, governor of VA (1776-79; 1784-86), and statesman, famous for proclaiming, "Give me liberty or give me death."

    Area (sq mi):: 419.98 (land 416.50; water 3.47) Population per square mile: 70.70
    Population 2005: 29,453 State rank: 74 Population change: 2000-20005 0.80%; 1990-2000 0.40% Population 2000: 29,210 (White 93.00%; Black or African American 0.60%; Hispanic or Latino 5.40%; Asian 0.40%; Other 3.70%). Foreign born: 1.30%. Median age: 36.50
    Income 2000: per capita $18,667; median household $42,657; Population below poverty level: 7.00% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $25,581-$26,713
    Unemployment (2004): 6.30% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.20% Median travel time to work: 21.40 minutes Working outside county of residence: 43.00%
    Cities with population over 10,000: None
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    Henry County, Indiana

    PO Box B
    New Castle, IN 47362
    Phone: (765) 529-6401
    Fax: (765) 521-7046

    In east-central IN, south of Muncie; established Dec 31, 1821 from Delaware County. Name Origin: For Patrick Henry (1736-99), patriot, governor of VA (1776-79; 1784-86), and statesman, famous for proclaiming, "Give me liberty or give me death."

    Area (sq mi):: 394.90 (land 392.93; water 1.97) Population per square mile: 120.20
    Population 2005: 47,244 State rank: 30 Population change: 2000-20005 -2.60%; 1990-2000 0.80% Population 2000: 48,508 (White 97.50%; Black or African American 0.90%; Hispanic or Latino 0.80%; Asian 0.20%; Other 1.00%). Foreign born: 0.50%. Median age: 38.70
    Income 2000: per capita $19,355; median household $38,150; Population below poverty level: 7.80% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $24,991-$27,428
    Unemployment (2004): 6.90% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.80% Median travel time to work: 23.70 minutes Working outside county of residence: 41.40%
    Cities with population over 10,000:
  • New Castle County seat (18,944)

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    Henry County, Kentucky

    27 S Property Rd
    New Castle, KY 40050
    Phone: (502) 845-5705
    Fax: (502) 845-5708
    www.henryweb.com

    In northwestern KY, northeast of Louisville; established Dec 14, 1798 from Shelby County. Name Origin: For Patrick Henry (1736-99), patriot, governor of VA (1776-79; 1784-86), and statesman, famous for proclaiming, "Give me liberty or give me death."

    Area (sq mi):: 291.11 (land 289.32; water 1.79) Population per square mile: 55.00
    Population 2005: 15,903 State rank: 73 Population change: 2000-20005 5.60%; 1990-2000 17.40% Population 2000: 15,060 (White 93.20%; Black or African American 3.30%; Hispanic or Latino 2.30%; Asian 0.30%; Other 2.40%). Foreign born: 1.40%. Median age: 37.30
    Income 2000: per capita $17,846; median household $37,263; Population below poverty level: 13.70% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $23,318-$23,837
    Unemployment (2004): 4.70% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.30% Median travel time to work: 30.90 minutes Working outside county of residence: 59.40%
    Cities with population over 10,000: None
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    Henry County, Tennessee

    101 W Washington St Suite 100 PO Box 24
    Paris, TN 38242
    Phone: (731) 642-2412
    Fax: (731) 644-0947
    www.henryco.com

    On northwestern border of TN, southwest of Clarksville; organized Nov 7, 1821 from Western District (Indian lands). Name Origin: For Patrick Henry (1736-99), patriot, governor of VA (1776-79; 1784-86), and statesman, famous for declaring, "Give me liberty or give me death."

    Area (sq mi):: 593.45 (land 561.68; water 31.77) Population per square mile: 56.10
    Population 2005: 31,511 State rank: 46 Population change: 2000-20005 1.30%; 1990-2000 11.60% Population 2000: 31,115 (White 88.70%; Black or African American 9.00%; Hispanic or Latino 1.00%; Asian 0.30%; Other 1.50%). Foreign born: 1.00%. Median age: 40.90
    Income 2000: per capita $15,855; median household $30,169; Population below poverty level: 14.30% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $22,041-$22,962
    Unemployment (2004): 8.00% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.60% Median travel time to work: 19.90 minutes Working outside county of residence: 19.40%
    Cities with population over 10,000: None
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    References in periodicals archive ?
    The Henry County Board of Commissioners is accepting bids from qualified vendors to provide solid waste removal and disposal services on an annual renewable contract basis.
    The homeowner told the burglar to freeze, but according to Henry County Police Lieutenant Joey Smith, the burglar "made some type of offensive move towards [the homeowner] and [the homeowner] felt like he needed to defend himself, and he did.
    com)-- The Henry Players announced today that an agreement has been reached to occupy a portion of the Hood Street Arts Center, which will enable Henry County residents greater access to the arts.
    ATLANTA, March 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Southern Telecom, a subsidiary of Southern Company, today announced a strategic partnership with Henry County Broadband (HCB) to provide reciprocal assets and services in the Atlanta, Macon and Henry County, Ga.
    Henry County Schools is using Edgenuity software on newly purchased iPads in its math classrooms, nicknaming the program "flexbooks" because teachers and administrators will have the flexibility to create customizable math content for each classroom and student, says Assistant Superintendent Aaryn Schmuhl.
    Located in Henry County Georgia which feature a population of just over 25,000.
    School officials said the development has been a major priority for Henry County leaders and has progressed with the help of the local chamber of commerce.
    Jim Mills, owner of Jim Mills Nissan-Lincoln Mercury, has the future of the automotive industry on his mind, which is why he had over 1,200 students from Henry County come to his dealership last week.
    Department of Education reauthorized the state to provide supplemental educational services to students in schools in Alexandria, Henry County, Newport News and Stafford County that are in the first, rather than second, year of school improvement.
    Alton Alexander was born in Henry County, Georgia in 1937 and was raised growing soybeans and wheat.
    Judge Wade Crumbley heard Davis, of Henry County, Georgia, heated a pair of scissors on the cooker in August 2004 and held it to her six-year-old son's neck.
    Cory, president of Henry County Supply Co-op Company in Mr.