Pope County


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Pope County, Minnesota

130 E Minnesota Ave
Glenwood, MN 56334
Phone: (320) 634-5705
Fax: (320) 634-3087
www.mncounties.org/pope/

In west-central MN, west of Saint Cloud; established Feb 20, 1862 from Pierce County, which was abolished the same year. Name Origin: For explorer Gen. John Pope (1822-92), career army officer in the Mexican-American War and the Civil War

Area (sq mi):: 717.29 (land 670.14; water 47.15) Population per square mile: 16.80
Population 2005: 11,252 State rank: 65 Population change: 2000-20005 0.10%; 1990-2000 4.60% Population 2000: 11,236 (White 98.60%; Black or African American 0.20%; Hispanic or Latino 0.50%; Asian 0.10%; Other 0.90%). Foreign born: 0.90%. Median age: 42.10
Income 2000: per capita $19,032; median household $35,633; Population below poverty level: 8.80% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $23,368-$27,733
Unemployment (2004): 4.00% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.00% Median travel time to work: 18.00 minutes Working outside county of residence: 32.10%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Pope County, Illinois

PO Box 216
Golconda, IL 62938
Phone: (618) 683-4466
Fax: (618) 683-4466

On the southeastern border of IL; organized Jan 10, 1816 (prior to statehood) from Johnson and Gallatin counties. Name Origin: For Nathaniel Pope (1784-1850), first territorial secretary of IL Territory (1809-16) and U.S. district judge for IL (1819-50)

Area (sq mi):: 374.64 (land 370.86; water 3.77) Population per square mile: 11.40
Population 2005: 4,211 State rank: 102 Population change: 2000-20005 -4.60%; 1990-2000 0.90% Population 2000: 4,413 (White 93.00%; Black or African American 3.80%; Hispanic or Latino 0.90%; Asian 0.30%; Other 2.70%). Foreign born: 0.70%. Median age: 41.10
Income 2000: per capita $16,440; median household $30,048; Population below poverty level: 18.20% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $18,382-$19,325
Unemployment (2004): 8.30% Unemployment change (from 2000): -0.30% Median travel time to work: 30.40 minutes Working outside county of residence: 59.90%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Pope County, Arkansas

102 W Main St County Courthouse Suite 6
Russellville, AR 72801
Phone: (479) 968-6064
Fax: (479) 967-2291

In northwest-central AR, east of Fort Smith; organized Nov 2, 1829 (prior to statehood) from Pulaski County. Name Origin: For John Pope (1770-1845), KY legislator and governor of Arkansas Territory (1829-35)

Area (sq mi):: 830.79 (land 811.90; water 18.89) Population per square mile: 69.70
Population 2005: 56,580 State rank: 13 Population change: 2000-20005 3.90%; 1990-2000 18.70% Population 2000: 54,469 (White 92.80%; Black or African American 2.60%; Hispanic or Latino 2.10%; Asian 0.60%; Other 3.00%). Foreign born: 1.70%. Median age: 34.80
Income 2000: per capita $15,918; median household $32,069; Population below poverty level: 15.20% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $20,898-$22,353
Unemployment (2004): 5.30% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.20% Median travel time to work: 19.80 minutes Working outside county of residence: 16.50%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Russellville County seat (25,179)

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    References in periodicals archive ?
    Government Publishing Office (GPO) welcomes Pope County Library in Russellville, AR in GPO's Federal Depository Library Program (FDLP).
    That Pope County toddler was killed by his mother despite 15 warnings to county officials from day care providers and others who reported that he was being egregiously abused.
    In Minnesota, USA, HPAIV subtype H5N2 was first confirmed in a poultry facility (hereafter termed facility) in Pope County on March 4, 2015.
    The emergency management director of Benton County, Mississippi confirmed three other deaths, and an 18-year-old woman was killed in Pope County, Arkansas, when a tree fell on her home.
    Schwegman in Big Grand Pierre near Heron, in Pope County, Illinois on eight sampling occasions since 2000.
    In Arkansas, another man died when a tree fell onto his camper in Pope County, 80 miles west of Little Rock, during the storm late Thursday.
    2005 discovery of two individuals under a rock at the Fink Sandstone Barrens of Shawnee National Forest (SNF), Pope County, IL (Steffen et al.
    Two individuals were recently reported in Pope County, Illinois approximately 280 km southwest of Wyandotte Cave (Steffen et al.
    The family died when their home "took a direct hit" from the storm, Pope County Coroner Leonard Krout said.
    Two of the most famous are Aldo Leopold and Teddy Roosevelt," said Selvog in a recent Pope County Tribune (Minnesota) article.
    From still-hunting Pope County whitetails with a recurve to stalking Rocky Mountain mule deer and elk was no giant step, really.
    Fliers from the National Alliance, a suspected hate group, were thrown on lawns and stuffed in newspaper boxes in the Pope County area.