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Sherman County, Kansas

813 Broadway Rm 102
Goodland, KS 67735
Phone: (785) 899-4800
Fax: (785) 899-4844
www.sherman.kansasgov.com

On the northwestern border of KS; organized Mar 20, 1873 from Kirwin Land District. Name Origin: For Gen. William Tecumseh Sherman (1820-91), officer in the Mexican-American War and the Civil War, leader of the "march to the sea" through the Southern states; remembered for the statement "War is hell."

Area (sq mi):: 1056.01 (land 1055.80; water 0.21) Population per square mile: 5.80
Population 2005: 6,153 State rank: 59 Population change: 2000-20005 -9.00%; 1990-2000 -2.40% Population 2000: 6,760 (White 90.00%; Black or African American 0.40%; Hispanic or Latino 8.40%; Asian 0.20%; Other 5.60%). Foreign born: 1.80%. Median age: 37.80
Income 2000: per capita $16,761; median household $32,684; Population below poverty level: 12.90% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $23,928-$25,232
Unemployment (2004): 3.40% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.00% Median travel time to work: 13.20 minutes Working outside county of residence: 9.40%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Sherman County, Nebraska

PO Box 456
Loup City, NE 68853
Phone: (308) 745-1513
Fax: (308) 745-1820
www.co.sherman.ne.us

In central NE, northwest of Grand Island; organized Mar 1, 1871 from Buffalo County. Name Origin: For Gen. William Tecumseh Sherman (1820-91), officer in the Mexican-American War and the Civil War, remembered for his "march to the sea" through the South

Area (sq mi):: 571.63 (land 565.84; water 5.78) Population per square mile: 5.50
Population 2005: 3,112 State rank: 68 Population change: 2000-20005 -6.20%; 1990-2000 -10.80% Population 2000: 3,318 (White 98.00%; Black or African American 0.10%; Hispanic or Latino 1.00%; Asian 0.20%; Other 1.10%). Foreign born: 0.40%. Median age: 43.30
Income 2000: per capita $14,064; median household $28,646; Population below poverty level: 12.90% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $17,381-$23,380
Unemployment (2004): 3.30% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.60% Median travel time to work: 24.70 minutes Working outside county of residence: 34.40%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Sherman County, Oregon

500 Court St
Moro, OR 97039
Phone: (541) 565-3606
Fax: (541) 565-3312
www.sherman-county.com

On central northern border of OR; organized Feb 25, 1889 from Wasco County. Name Origin: For Gen. William Tecumseh Sherman (1820-91), officer in the Mexican-American War and the Civil War, remembered for his "march to the sea" through the South

Area (sq mi):: 831.20 (land 823.21; water 8.00) Population per square mile: 2.10
Population 2005: 1,749 State rank: 35 Population change: 2000-20005 -9.60%; 1990-2000 0.80% Population 2000: 1,934 (White 92.10%; Black or African American 0.20%; Hispanic or Latino 4.90%; Asian 0.50%; Other 5.80%). Foreign born: 2.50%. Median age: 41.80
Income 2000: per capita $17,448; median household $35,142; Population below poverty level: 14.60% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $19,055-$18,985
Unemployment (2004): 9.70% Unemployment change (from 2000): -1.30% Median travel time to work: 20.60 minutes Working outside county of residence: 25.10%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Sherman County, Texas

PO Box 270
Stratford, TX 79084
Phone: (806) 366-2371
Fax: (806) 396-5670
www.co.sherman.tx.us

In north-central TX panhandle, north of Amarillo; organized Aug 21, 1876 from Bexar County. Name Origin: For Gen. Sidney Sherman (1805-73), officer in the Republic of TX army, TX legislator (1842; 1852-53), and organizer of the first railroad in TX

Area (sq mi):: 923.20 (land 923.03; water 0.16) Population per square mile: 3.30
Population 2005: 3,002 State rank: 227 Population change: 2000-20005 -5.80%; 1990-2000 11.50% Population 2000: 3,186 (White 71.00%; Black or African American 0.50%; Hispanic or Latino 27.40%; Asian 0.00%; Other 17.00%). Foreign born: 12.40%. Median age: 34.40
Income 2000: per capita $17,210; median household $33,179; Population below poverty level: 16.10% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $43,549-$43,316
Unemployment (2004): 3.80% Unemployment change (from 2000): 2.30% Median travel time to work: 19.10 minutes Working outside county of residence: 35.20%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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The Biglow Canyon Wind Farm, located near Wasco in Sherman County, Ore.
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The city was established in the middle of the night in May, 1901, when Sherman County records were moved from former county seat at Coldwater to land owned by Walter Colton along the new Rock Island Railroad route.
The Biglow Canyon Wind Farm is located near Wasco in Sherman County, Ore.
Sherman County Government, in Moro, Oregon, is seeking Construction Management General Contracting Services (CM/GC) for a new Administrative Building and renovations to the existing County Court house.
Burnet began his cooperative service on his local Moro and Sherman County cooperative boards, helping to guide them through mergers that ultimately created Mid-Columbia Grain Growers.
The first shipment by rail began earlier this week, moving 42 of the company's 148-feet long, 12-ton blades from its Fort Madison blade factory to Portland General Electric's Biglow Canyon Wind Farm in Sherman County, Oregon, where they will be combined with nacelles and towers for installation.
Construction of the Star Point project, located in Sherman County, Oregon, created approximately 150 jobs over the summer and fall.
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