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Walton County, Florida

PO Box 1260
De Funiak Springs, FL 32435
Phone: (850) 892-8115
Fax: (850) 892-7551
www.co.walton.fl.us

In central part of FL panhandle, east of Pensacola; organized Dec 29, 1824 (prior to statehood) from Jackson County. Name Origin: For Col. George William Walton (1740-1804), secretary of the Territory of West Florida under Andrew Jackson (1821-22)

Area (sq mi):: 1238.03 (land 1057.56; water 180.47) Population per square mile: 47.60
Population 2005: 50,324 State rank: 41 Population change: 2000-20005 23.90%; 1990-2000 46.30% Population 2000: 40,601 (White 87.30%; Black or African American 7.00%; Hispanic or Latino 2.20%; Asian 0.50%; Other 4.20%). Foreign born: 3.20%. Median age: 40.50
Income 2000: per capita $18,198; median household $32,407; Population below poverty level: 14.40% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $18,504-$20,750
Unemployment (2004): 3.40% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.10% Median travel time to work: 31.30 minutes Working outside county of residence: 34.70%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Walton County, Georgia

303 S Hammond Dr Suite 330
Monroe, GA 30655
Phone: (770) 267-1301
Fax: (770) 267-1400
www.waltoncountyga.org

In central GA, east of Atlanta; original county; organized Dec 15, 1818 from Cherokee lands. Name Origin: For George Walton (1741-1804), a signer of the Declaration of Independence, GA governor (1779-80; 1789), and U.S. senator (1795-96)

Area (sq mi):: 330.05 (land 329.18; water 0.87) Population per square mile: 229.80
Population 2005: 75,647 State rank: 29 Population change: 2000-20005 24.70%; 1990-2000 57.30% Population 2000: 60,687 (White 81.90%; Black or African American 14.40%; Hispanic or Latino 1.90%; Asian 0.70%; Other 1.80%). Foreign born: 2.00%. Median age: 33.90
Income 2000: per capita $19,470; median household $46,479; Population below poverty level: 9.70% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $23,525-$23,925
Unemployment (2004): 4.20% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.70% Median travel time to work: 33.50 minutes Working outside county of residence: 61.40%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Monroe County seat (11,903)

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    Auto Business News-June 17, 2016--Triangle Chevrolet Buick collaborates with Walton County Sheriff's Office to launch Teen Life Class
    Amid growing interest in the scheme in the States, Middlesbrough-based Sound Training is currently work with Noble High School in the state of Maine, while directors are also attending a school conference in Florida based on successes achieved with a school in Walton County.
    In the double-header between Quarry Green and Winslow Rovers, honours were shared as both sides won a game apiece while Walton County were too strong for Whiston Carpets as Stadium sealed top spot in Division Three with a 3-1 win over Sorrento UK thanks to goals from Carey, Stead and Paulsey only for Sorrento to take the second game with Mark and Liam Taylor ensuring a 2-1 victory for their side.
    Sound Training ran a pilot in two schools in Walton County, Florida, over the past three months - Walton and Okaloosa academies.
    One project already in the works concerns a very special chain of lakes in south Walton County on Florida's Emerald Coast.
    South Walton Business Brokers had been serving the local Walton County market from the offices of Destin Business Brokers, the local leader in connecting business buyers and sellers for the past 15 years.
    With this expansion, AT&T's 4G LTE coverage now includes parts of several counties south and west of the city of Atlanta, including Walton county, Newton county, Butts county, as well as additional sites turned up in Douglas and Paulding counties in West Georgia.
    Wooten's contributions include chairing the Southeast Region of the Astronomical League; organizing the Walton County Astronomy Club in 1962; helping to revive and sponsor the local Escambia Amateur Astronomer's Association from 1977 to present: leading sky interpretation sessions from 1976 to present; and teaching astronomy to more than 25,000 students at PJC and the University of West Florida.
    Dispatch immediately informs neighboring Walton County that he's headed their way, going directly toward the small city of DeFuniak Springs.
    Confirming the report, Walton County Assistant District Attorney Eric Crawford said 27-year-old Joseph Pallipurath gave a videotaped confession on Tuesday, hours after he was arrested at a motel 40 miles east of Atlanta.