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Lewis County, Washington

360 NW North St
Chehalis, WA 98532
Phone: (360) 748-9121
Fax: (360) 748-1639
fortress.wa.gov/lewisco/home

In southwestern WA, south of Tacoma; original county; organized Dec 21, 1845 (prior to statehood). Name Origin: For Meriwether Lewis (1774-1809), co-leader of the Lewis and Clark expedition (1804-06)

Area (sq mi):: 2436.26 (land 2407.64; water 28.63) Population per square mile: 30.10
Population 2005: 72,449 State rank: 15 Population change: 2000-20005 5.60%; 1990-2000 15.60% Population 2000: 68,600 (White 90.60%; Black or African American 0.40%; Hispanic or Latino 5.40%; Asian 0.70%; Other 6.00%). Foreign born: 4.10%. Median age: 38.40
Income 2000: per capita $17,082; median household $35,511; Population below poverty level: 14.00% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $22,246-$23,694
Unemployment (2004): 8.30% Unemployment change (from 2000): -1.10% Median travel time to work: 25.70 minutes Working outside county of residence: 20.10%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Centralia (15,250)

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    Lewis County, Tennessee

    110 N Park St Rm 108
    Hohenwald, TN 38462
    Phone: (931) 796-3378
    Fax: (931) 796-6010
    www.lewisedc.org

    In west-central TN, southwest of Nashville; organized Dec 21, 1843 from Hickman, Maury, Wayne, and Lawrence counties. Name Origin: For Meriwether Lewis (1774-1809), co-leader of the Lewis and Clark Expedition (1804-06)

    Area (sq mi):: 282.48 (land 282.09; water 0.38) Population per square mile: 40.50
    Population 2005: 11,435 State rank: 85 Population change: 2000-20005 0.60%; 1990-2000 22.90% Population 2000: 11,367 (White 96.20%; Black or African American 1.50%; Hispanic or Latino 1.20%; Asian 0.20%; Other 1.30%). Foreign born: 1.00%. Median age: 37.30
    Income 2000: per capita $14,664; median household $30,444; Population below poverty level: 13.40% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $17,536-$19,054
    Unemployment (2004): 7.10% Unemployment change (from 2000): -2.40% Median travel time to work: 28.50 minutes Working outside county of residence: 45.50%
    Cities with population over 10,000: None
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    Lewis County, New York

    PO Box 232
    Lowville, NY 13367
    Phone: (315) 376-5333
    Fax: (315) 376-3768
    lewiscountyny.org

    In north-central NY, east of Syracuse; organized Mar 28, 1805 from Oneida County. Name Origin: For Morgan Lewis (1754-1844), officer in the Revolutionary War and the War of 1812, NY legislator, and governor (1804-07)

    Area (sq mi):: 1289.89 (land 1275.42; water 14.47) Population per square mile: 20.80
    Population 2005: 26,571 State rank: 59 Population change: 2000-20005 -1.40%; 1990-2000 0.60% Population 2000: 26,944 (White 97.80%; Black or African American 0.40%; Hispanic or Latino 0.60%; Asian 0.20%; Other 1.30%). Foreign born: 1.10%. Median age: 36.80
    Income 2000: per capita $14,971; median household $34,361; Population below poverty level: 13.20% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $19,615-$20,608
    Unemployment (2004): 6.70% Unemployment change (from 2000): -1.90% Median travel time to work: 21.00 minutes Working outside county of residence: 33.50%
    Cities with population over 10,000: None
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    Lewis County, Missouri

    100 Lafayette St
    Monticello, MO 63457
    Phone: (573) 767-5205
    Fax: (573) 767-8245

    On the northeastern border of MO, northeast of Columbia; organized Jan 2, 1833 from Marion County. Name Origin: For Meriwether Lewis (1774-1809), co-leader of the Lewis and Clark Expedition (1804-06)

    Area (sq mi):: 510.85 (land 505.01; water 5.85) Population per square mile: 20.20
    Population 2005: 10,186 State rank: 88 Population change: 2000-20005 -2.90%; 1990-2000 2.60% Population 2000: 10,494 (White 95.60%; Black or African American 2.50%; Hispanic or Latino 0.70%; Asian 0.20%; Other 1.30%). Foreign born: 0.60%. Median age: 36.00
    Income 2000: per capita $14,746; median household $30,651; Population below poverty level: 16.10% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $17,969-$19,851
    Unemployment (2004): 4.90% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.80% Median travel time to work: 22.90 minutes Working outside county of residence: 43.20%
    Cities with population over 10,000: None
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    Lewis County, Idaho

    510 Oak St Rm 1
    Nezperce, ID 83543
    Phone: (208) 937-2251
    Fax: (208) 937-9233
    www.lewiscountyid.org

    In central-western ID, southeast of Lewiston; organized Mar 3, 1911 from Nez Perce County. Name Origin: For Meriwether Lewis (1774-1809), co-leader of the Lewis and Clark expedition (1804-06)

    Area (sq mi):: 479.81 (land 479.04; water 0.77) Population per square mile: 7.80
    Population 2005: 3,750 State rank: 40 Population change: 2000-20005 0.10%; 1990-2000 6.60% Population 2000: 3,747 (White 91.50%; Black or African American 0.30%; Hispanic or Latino 1.90%; Asian 0.40%; Other 7.00%). Foreign born: 1.10%. Median age: 42.50
    Income 2000: per capita $15,942; median household $31,413; Population below poverty level: 12.00% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $22,829-$23,651
    Unemployment (2004): 3.60% Unemployment change (from 2000): -3.90% Median travel time to work: 21.30 minutes Working outside county of residence: 38.00%
    Cities with population over 10,000: None
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    Lewis County, Kentucky

    514 2nd St
    Vanceburg, KY 41179
    Phone: (606) 796-2722
    Fax: (606) 796-0822

    On northeastern border of KY, west of Ashland; established Dec 2, 1806 from Mason County. Name Origin: For Meriwether Lewis (1774-1809), co-leader of the Lewis and Clark Expedition (1804-06)

    Area (sq mi):: 495.70 (land 484.49; water 11.21) Population per square mile: 28.60
    Population 2005: 13,872 State rank: 81 Population change: 2000-20005 -1.60%; 1990-2000 8.20% Population 2000: 14,092 (White 98.60%; Black or African American 0.20%; Hispanic or Latino 0.40%; Asian 0.00%; Other 0.80%). Foreign born: 0.10%. Median age: 35.90
    Income 2000: per capita $12,031; median household $22,208; Population below poverty level: 28.50% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $14,269-$15,328
    Unemployment (2004): 8.10% Unemployment change (from 2000): -4.80% Median travel time to work: 35.70 minutes Working outside county of residence: 57.50%
    Cities with population over 10,000: None
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    Lewis County, West Virginia

    110 Center Ave PO Box 87
    Weston, WV 26452
    Phone: (304) 269-8215
    Fax: (304) 269-8202
    www.stonewallcountry.com

    In north-central WV, south of Clarksburg; organized Dec 18, 1816 from Harrison and Randolph counties. Name Origin: For Charles Lewis (?-1774), a soldier killed during the Revolutionary War

    Area (sq mi):: 389.75 (land 382.14; water 7.61) Population per square mile: 45.00
    Population 2005: 17,199 State rank: 33 Population change: 2000-20005 1.70%; 1990-2000 -1.80% Population 2000: 16,919 (White 98.10%; Black or African American 0.10%; Hispanic or Latino 0.50%; Asian 0.30%; Other 1.00%). Foreign born: 0.50%. Median age: 40.10
    Income 2000: per capita $13,933; median household $27,066; Population below poverty level: 19.90% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $18,675-$21,486
    Unemployment (2004): 5.30% Unemployment change (from 2000): -0.60% Median travel time to work: 25.70 minutes Working outside county of residence: 32.80%
    Cities with population over 10,000: None
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    References in periodicals archive ?
    The Bank operates nine full service branch offices -- three offices in Ohio County, one office in Brooke County, one office in Marshall County, one office in Wetzel County, one office in Upshur County, and one office in Lewis County.
    LOWVILLE: Third, Kraft-Heinz will retain all of their existing employees at the Lowville Facility in Lewis County.
    Val Washington, president, New Partners for Community Revitalization said: "From Buffalo to the Bronx, from Wyandanch on Long Island to Lewis County in the North Country, New York's BOA Program is showing its worth.
    She is now employed by Lewis County General Hospital.
    His name will be released after his identity can be confirmed, a Lewis County, Wash.
    Ptak was selected by a committee after considering her work with the local 4H dog group, the Spring Lewis County Youth Fair and her proven track record in business to restore profitability to both profit and non-profit companies.
    An Associated Press news story out of Chehalis, Washington, featured a truthful and insightful quote from Lewis County Sheriff Steve Mansfield.
    McAuley said growing up while working on a farm in Lewis County instilled in him an appreciation for the natural environment.
    Family Morale Welfare Recreation (FMWR) and the Lewis County Humane Society.
    A spokeswoman for Lewis County Sheriff's Department said Mckinley, who is believed to have been a pupil at Bishop Heber High School in Malpas, was in a canoe when it tipped over.
    A spokeswoman for Lewis County Sheriff's Department said: "He was out in a canoe with another person and it tipped over and the other person was able to swim to shore but he wasn't.
    The Lewis County Sheriff's Department said Mckinley was in a canoe when it tipped over.