Hopkins County


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Hopkins County, Kentucky

10 S Main St
Madisonville, KY 42431
Phone: (270) 821-7361
Fax: (270) 825-5009
www.hopkinscounty.net

In western KY, south of Henderson; established Dec 9, 1806 from Henderson County. Name Origin: For Gen. Samuel Hopkins (1753-1819), officer in the American Revolution and War of 1812, KY legislator, and US. representative (1813-15)

Area (sq mi):: 554.23 (land 550.56; water 3.67) Population per square mile: 84.80
Population 2005: 46,705 State rank: 19 Population change: 2000-20005 0.40%; 1990-2000 0.90% Population 2000: 46,519 (White 91.50%; Black or African American 6.20%; Hispanic or Latino 0.90%; Asian 0.30%; Other 1.50%). Foreign born: 0.60%. Median age: 38.30
Income 2000: per capita $17,382; median household $30,868; Population below poverty level: 16.50% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $21,820-$23,368
Unemployment (2004): 5.30% Unemployment change (from 2000): -1.70% Median travel time to work: 22.00 minutes Working outside county of residence: 21.00%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Madisonville County seat (19,340)

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    Hopkins County, Texas

    PO Box 288
    Sulphur Springs, TX 75483
    Phone: (903) 438-4074
    Fax: (903) 438-4110
    www.hopkinscountytx.org

    In northeastern TX, northeast of Dallas; organized Mar 25, 1846 from Lamar and Nacogdoches counties. Name Origin: For the pioneer family headed by Henry Harrison Hopkins and James Elliott Hopkins

    Area (sq mi):: 792.74 (land 782.40; water 10.35) Population per square mile: 42.70
    Population 2005: 33,381 State rank: 85 Population change: 2000-20005 4.40%; 1990-2000 10.80% Population 2000: 31,960 (White 81.20%; Black or African American 8.00%; Hispanic or Latino 9.30%; Asian 0.20%; Other 6.80%). Foreign born: 5.60%. Median age: 36.90
    Income 2000: per capita $17,182; median household $32,136; Population below poverty level: 14.60% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $22,531-$22,987
    Unemployment (2004): 5.30% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.10% Median travel time to work: 22.60 minutes Working outside county of residence: 24.60%
    Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Sulphur Springs County seat (15,081)

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    References in periodicals archive ?
    The Centre for Food Safety (CFS) of the Food and Environmental Hygiene Department announced today (March 13) that in view of notifications from the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) about an outbreak of low pathogenic H7N1 avian influenza in Hopkins County, State of Texas in the United States (US), an outbreak of low pathogenic H5N3 avian influenza in Finistre Department in France and outbreaks of highly pathogenic H7N3 avian influenza in Guanajuato State and Queretaro State of Mexico, the CFS has instructed the trade to suspend the import of poultry meat and products (including poultry eggs) from the above areas with immediate effect to protect public health in Hong Kong.
    Blackard, who filed the lawsuit on behalf of himself and "similarly situated taxpayers," lives in Hopkins County but pays taxes for two parcels of property in Collin County, along with local sales taxes.
    M2 EQUITYBITES-December 3, 2015-AT&T Fibre Ready status designated to two Hopkins county Industrial Parks
    The exercise) really put everything in perspective," said Vanessa Castro, a program specialist working on improving cardiovascular health in Hopkins County, Texas.
    The expansion covers most of Hopkins county, including Madisonville, and the major roads and highwaysin the region.
    Case #2 is about a licensing ordinance for septic-tank installers in Hopkins County, Indiana.
    I love people and this is a great place to meet them,'' said Tex, born Aubrey Eugene Holley in Hopkins County, Texas.
    Sulphur Springs and First National Bank compete directly in the Hopkins County, Texas, banking market ("Hopkins County banking market").
    The gains include salary schedules, sick leave banks, detailed policies for Hopkins County bus drivers, and a fair, seniority-based layoff procedure for ESP in many Kentucky districts.
    According to an 1880 estimate, a half billion board feet of short-leaf pine timber remained to be harvested in southeastern Hopkins County (White and Richardson, 1940).