Meade County


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Meade County, Kentucky

PO Box 614
Brandenburg, KY 40108
Phone: (270) 422-2152
Fax: (270) 422-2158
www.meadecountyclerk.ky.gov

On the northwestern border of KY, southwest of Louisville; established Dec 17, 1823 from Breckinridge and Hardin counties. Name Origin: For Capt. James Meade (?-1813), an officer in the War of 1812 killed at the Frenchtown Battle on the River Raisin, MI

Area (sq mi):: 324.22 (land 308.51; water 15.71) Population per square mile: 92.20
Population 2005: 28,447 State rank: 38 Population change: 2000-20005 8.00%; 1990-2000 9.00% Population 2000: 26,349 (White 91.30%; Black or African American 4.10%; Hispanic or Latino 2.20%; Asian 0.50%; Other 2.90%). Foreign born: 2.00%. Median age: 32.20
Income 2000: per capita $16,000; median household $36,966; Population below poverty level: 11.30% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $21,355-$22,085
Unemployment (2004): 5.70% Unemployment change (from 2000): -0.10% Median travel time to work: 31.10 minutes Working outside county of residence: 65.70%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Meade County, Kansas

PO Box 278
Meade, KS 67864
Phone: (620) 873-8700
Fax: (620) 873-8713

On the southern border of KS, southwest of Dodge City; organized Jan 8, 1873 from unorganized territory. Name Origin: For Gen. George Gordon Meade (1815-72), officer in the Mexican-American War and Civil War; commander of the Union army that defeated Gen. Robert E. Lee (1807-70) at Gettysburg

Area (sq mi):: 979.66 (land 978.42; water 1.24) Population per square mile: 4.70
Population 2005: 4,625 State rank: 71 Population change: 2000-20005 -0.10%; 1990-2000 9.00% Population 2000: 4,631 (White 86.80%; Black or African American 0.40%; Hispanic or Latino 10.90%; Asian 0.20%; Other 8.20%). Foreign born: 8.90%. Median age: 36.10
Income 2000: per capita $16,824; median household $36,761; Population below poverty level: 9.30% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $24,161-$24,041
Unemployment (2004): 3.50% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.40% Median travel time to work: 17.70 minutes Working outside county of residence: 26.00%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Meade County, South Dakota

PO Box 939
Sturgis, SD 57785
Phone: (605) 347-4411
Fax: (605) 347-3526
www.meadecounty.org

In west-central SD, north of Rapid City; created Feb 7, 1889 from Lawrence County. Name Origin: For Fort Meade, named for Gen. George Gordon Meade (1815-72), officer in the Mexican-American War and the Civil War, Union commander who defeated Gen. Lee at Gettysburg

Area (sq mi):: 3482.46 (land 3470.63; water 11.82) Population per square mile: 7.10
Population 2005: 24,623 State rank: 7 Population change: 2000-20005 1.50%; 1990-2000 10.90% Population 2000: 24,253 (White 91.60%; Black or African American 1.50%; Hispanic or Latino 2.10%; Asian 0.60%; Other 5.20%). Foreign born: 1.40%. Median age: 33.40
Income 2000: per capita $17,680; median household $36,992; Population below poverty level: 9.40% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $23,511-$29,732
Unemployment (2004): 3.40% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.20% Median travel time to work: 18.00 minutes Working outside county of residence: 54.10%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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From 1997-2005, Schumacher was publisher of Lee's weekly Meade County Times of Sturgis, S.
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Its newest city, Summerset, located in Meade County, was incorporated in 2005.
By far, the most productive area has been in Meade County along a major stretch of Elk Creek, starting where it joins the Cheyenne River and continuing westward for roughly 30 kilometers.
Similar changes affected urban Mennonite congregations from Meade County, Kansas, particularly in the form of a new "Cheerful Womanhood" (chapter 6).
Our relationship with Bear Butte predates Meade County.
Meade County warden Troy Seelye said: "BJ's apparently grown up as a female.
58 acres in Meade County and approximately 2,500 acres in Pennington County.
to executive editor of the daily Huron Plainsman from editor of the weekly Meade County Times-Tribune in Sturgis.
Meade County and its neighboring County Clark county (labeled "B" and "C", respectively, in [ILLUSTRATION FOR FIGURE 3 OMITTED]) were both designated as having low potential for groundwater contamination from nitrate.