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Murray County, Georgia

PO Box 1129
Chatsworth, GA 30705
Phone: (706) 695-2413
Fax: (706) 695-8721

On northern border of GA, southeast of Chattanooga, TN; organized Dec 3, 1832 from Cherokee County. Name Origin: For Thomas W. Murray (1790-1832), GA legislator

Area (sq mi):: 346.88 (land 344.41; water 2.47) Population per square mile: 118.50
Population 2005: 40,812 State rank: 46 Population change: 2000-20005 11.80%; 1990-2000 39.60% Population 2000: 36,506 (White 92.80%; Black or African American 0.60%; Hispanic or Latino 5.50%; Asian 0.30%; Other 3.80%). Foreign born: 3.60%. Median age: 32.60
Income 2000: per capita $16,230; median household $36,996; Population below poverty level: 12.70% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $19,930-$20,579
Unemployment (2004): 3.90% Unemployment change (from 2000): -0.60% Median travel time to work: 24.60 minutes Working outside county of residence: 54.50%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Murray County, Minnesota

2500 28th St
Slayton, MN 56172
Phone: (507) 836-6148
Fax: (507) 836-8904
www.murray-countymn.com

In southwestern MN, southwest of Mankato; established May 23, 1857 from Lyon County. Name Origin: For William Pitt Murray (1825-1910), MN legislator and Saint Paul city attorney (1876-89)

Area (sq mi):: 719.52 (land 704.43; water 15.09) Population per square mile: 12.60
Population 2005: 8,852 State rank: 74 Population change: 2000-20005 -3.40%; 1990-2000 -5.10% Population 2000: 9,165 (White 97.40%; Black or African American 0.10%; Hispanic or Latino 1.50%; Asian 0.20%; Other 1.30%). Foreign born: 1.40%. Median age: 42.40
Income 2000: per capita $17,936; median household $34,966; Population below poverty level: 8.30% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $23,722-$25,890
Unemployment (2004): 4.30% Unemployment change (from 2000): -0.70% Median travel time to work: 20.10 minutes Working outside county of residence: 32.60%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Murray County, Oklahoma

PO Box 240
Sulphur, OK 73086
Phone: (580) 622-3777
Fax: (580) 622-6209

In south-central OK, north of Ardmore; organized Nov 16, 1907 from Chickasaw lands. Name Origin: For William Henry 'Alfalfa Bill' Murray (1869-1956), U.S. representative from OK (1913-17) and governor (1931-35)

Area (sq mi):: 424.92 (land 418.25; water 6.67) Population per square mile: 30.80
Population 2005: 12,880 State rank: 50 Population change: 2000-20005 2.00%; 1990-2000 4.80% Population 2000: 12,623 (White 79.20%; Black or African American 1.90%; Hispanic or Latino 3.10%; Asian 0.30%; Other 17.10%). Foreign born: 2.80%. Median age: 39.80
Income 2000: per capita $16,084; median household $30,294; Population below poverty level: 14.10% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $18,343-$20,426
Unemployment (2004): 4.40% Unemployment change (from 2000): -0.50% Median travel time to work: 21.00 minutes Working outside county of residence: 30.50%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Included in the work is overlays on CSAH 13 from the Iowa line to CSAH 35, CSAH 6 from CSAH 13 to CSAH 4; CSAH 15 from CSAH 16 to the Murray County line; and CSAH 16 from Minnesota 91 to CSAH 34.
Jack Erickson, Cross Country, Murray County Central Secondary, Slayton
In Murray County Schools in Georgia, for example, educators have focused on the concept of plasticity--which describes the brain's capacity to make physical changes when learning--to close the reading gap for low-income students.
As reporters from Atlanta and across Georgia descended on Murray County to cover the trials and convictions, the public perception of Eula Mae changed from that of cold-blooded murderer to victim-one worthy of certain benefits that suited her status as a white woman.
Mattex, a Saudi Arabian and Dubai carpet backings producer, will expand its operations in Georgia by building an extrusion manufacturing plant in Murray County.
Fellow student Jaskinder Samra, 21, from Wolverhampton, and US instructor Abraham George, 24, died as they attempted an emergency landing in Murray County, Georgia.
It is thought the single engine plane ran out of fuel agonisingly short of its airfield destination in Murray County.
London, Oct 4 (ANI): Jaskinder Samra, an Indian origin British trainee pilot, has been killed after a rented plane ran out of fuel mid-air and crashed in Murray County of Georgia in the United States.
Pressley on March 16, 1946, in Murray County, Georgia.
Another large fire burned 18,000 acres in the Arbuckle Mountains of Murray County.
However, specimens from Murray County previously have been reported (see references in Blair 1939; Caire et al.
Local Iowa newspaper Murray County News recently reported that the Heron Lake BioEnergy (HLBE) board of governors has announced plans for the construction of a new 50-million gallon ethanol plant to be built north of Heron Lake in Iowa.