Muhlenberg County

Muhlenberg County, Kentucky

PO Box 525
Greenville, KY 42345
Phone: (270) 338-1441
Fax: (270) 338-1774

In west-central KY, northeast of Hopkinsville; established Dec 14, 1798 from Christian and Logan counties. Name Origin: For Gen. John Peter Gabriel Muhlenberg (1746-1807), an officer in the Revolutionary War, Lutheran minister, and U.S. representative from PA (1789-91; 1793-95; 1799-1801)

Area (sq mi):: 479.43 (land 474.72; water 4.71) Population per square mile: 66.50
Population 2005: 31,548 State rank: 34 Population change: 2000-20005 -0.90%; 1990-2000 1.70% Population 2000: 31,839 (White 93.70%; Black or African American 4.60%; Hispanic or Latino 0.70%; Asian 0.10%; Other 1.00%). Foreign born: 0.30%. Median age: 38.70
Income 2000: per capita $14,798; median household $28,566; Population below poverty level: 19.70% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $20,203-$20,658
Unemployment (2004): 7.30% Unemployment change (from 2000): -3.00% Median travel time to work: 24.30 minutes Working outside county of residence: 27.10%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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The project is located in Muhlenberg County on the KY Department of Fish & Wildlife%s (KDFW) Peabody Wildlife Management Area Sinclair Unit and adjacent privately held parcels.
The proposed natural gas pipeline lateral would connect Midwestern Gas Transmission's existing natural gas transmission pipeline to a new, high-efficiency, natural gas-fired electric-power generation plant being constructed by the Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) at its Paradise plant site in Muhlenberg County, Ky.
Country music group The Band Perry has offered to pay the funeral costs for eight children and their mother, who perished in a tragic fire in Muhlenberg County, Kentucky, on January 30.
And daddy won't you take me back to Muhlenberg County / Down by the Green River where Paradise lay /Well, I'm sorry my son, but you're too late in asking/Mister Peabody's coal train has hauled it away.
Although Prine sings of the town of Paradise in Muhlenberg County, we think that true paradise lies many miles upstream.
LOUIS -- ConocoPhillips (NYSE: COP) and Peabody Energy (NYSE: BTU) today announced that the Commonwealth of Kentucky has issued a draft air permit for Kentucky NewGas, a planned state-of-the-art coal-to-natural-gas facility that would be sited near Central City in Muhlenberg County.
In order to construct an about 700 MW NGCC generating facility in Muhlenberg County and a 10 MW solar photovoltaic facility in Mercer County, LG&E and KU filed a request with the KPSC in January 2014.
will be the Lead Design Consultant and Design-Build Program Manager to provide the necessary planning, design and preliminary design-build documents in coordination with the coal-to-liquid (CTL) process engineers for the US Fuel CTL plants planned for Muhlenberg County and Perry County, Kentucky.
LOUIS -- ConocoPhillips (NYSE:COP) and Peabody Energy (NYSE:BTU) today announced the filing of an air permit with the Commonwealth of Kentucky to site a state-of-the-art coal-to-natural-gas facility near Central City in Muhlenberg County.
OTC pink: AVNE), to integrate RWE's patent pending Photo bioreactor into US Fuel's coal-to-liquid (CTL) plants planned for Muhlenberg County and Perry County, Kentucky.
To date, the impact of the project has reduced the rate of stroke by 47 percent in Muhlenberg County, Kentucky.
Ed Whitfield, Chairman of the House Subcommittee on Energy and Power, declared that Muhlenberg County will get a federal grant of $1,550,000 for the county's airport.