Highland County

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Highland County, Ohio

114 Governor Foraker Pl
Hillsboro, OH 45133
Phone: (937) 393-1911
Fax: (937) 393-5850

In southwest OH; organized May 1, 1805 from Ross, Adams, and Clermont counties. Name Origin: For the terrain

Area (sq mi):: 557.84 (land 553.28; water 4.56) Population per square mile: 77.40
Population 2005: 42,818 State rank: 56 Population change: 2000-20005 4.80%; 1990-2000 14.40% Population 2000: 40,875 (White 96.60%; Black or African American 1.50%; Hispanic or Latino 0.50%; Asian 0.30%; Other 1.30%). Foreign born: 0.60%. Median age: 36.10
Income 2000: per capita $16,521; median household $35,313; Population below poverty level: 11.80% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $20,575-$22,643
Unemployment (2004): 6.20% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.90% Median travel time to work: 29.30 minutes Working outside county of residence: 43.20%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Highland County, Virginia

Main St PO Box 190
Monterey, VA 24465
Phone: (540) 468-2447
Fax: (540) 468-3447

On the central western border of VA, west of Staunton; organized Mar 19, 1847 from Bath County, VA, and Pendleton County (now WV). Name Origin: For its location in the Allegheny Mountains

Area (sq mi):: 415.86 (land 415.86; water 0.00) Population per square mile: 6.00
Population 2005: 2,475 State rank: 134 Population change: 2000-20005 -2.40%; 1990-2000 -3.80% Population 2000: 2,536 (White 98.90%; Black or African American 0.10%; Hispanic or Latino 0.50%; Asian 0.10%; Other 0.60%). Foreign born: 0.40%. Median age: 46.00
Income 2000: per capita $15,976; median household $29,732; Population below poverty level: 12.60% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $23,765-$24,895
Unemployment (2004): 3.10% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.80% Median travel time to work: 32.00 minutes Working outside county of residence: 27.00%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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While oak and hickory make up most of Virginia's forests, Highland County, with its 4,000-foot elevation, is prime maple country.
Stop and peruse the Highland County Museum, which many tourists visit before driving out to the sugar camps, and you can see just how the season has shifted.
Over the two weekend-long festival, Highland County, with its population of 2,500, draws tens of thousand of visitors.
In Ohio, the Highland County District Library used grant funds to create a wireless computer lab that provides computer training to seniors in the community.
30, 2009, Highland County hunter Brian Stephens pressed the trigger on his muzzle loader, cleanly and quickly putting down a buck that would change the landscape for serious trophy whitetail hunters across the continent.
Even as word was spreading of the Stephens buck's official score and the new benchmark for muzzleloader non-typicals in Ohio, a second giant Highland County buck was re-emerging to put another twist on the ever-changing history of whitetail hunting and hunters.
Following the Stephens buck's appearance on the cover of North American Whitetail in the spring of 2010, another Highland County hunter by the name of Tom Luschek picked up the telephone and began a series of conversations that would ultimately lead him to the ear of Gary Trent, president of Ohio's Buckeve Big Bucks Club.
2-million grant to the Village of Greenfield, Ohio, to upgrade a rail line in Highland County.
Sherrod Brown (D-OH) said, Improving the Greenfield rail line will create construction jobs now and make permanent upgrades attracting new companies to Highland County and allowing existing ones to expand markets and ramp-up production.
In Highland County, the tapping season is changing due to changes in tree health.
At a send-off ceremony held Saturday in Highland County, Va.
Hillsboro is in Highland County and comprises over 13,000 households in the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains, which we believe is a perfect market for 5G Wireless' 'last mile' broadband solution, and we're looking forward to other installations in the surrounding areas.

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