Warrick County

Warrick County, Indiana

107 W Locust St Suite 301
Boonville, IN 47601
Phone: (812) 897-6120
Fax: (812) 897-6189
www.warrickcounty.gov

On the southwestern border of IN, east of Evansville; organized Mar 9, 1813 (prior to statehood) from Indian lands. Name Origin: For Capt. Jacob Warrick (1773-1811), distinguished early settler and officer who died at the Battle of Tippecanoe

Area (sq mi):: 390.86 (land 384.07; water 6.79) Population per square mile: 146.70
Population 2005: 56,362 State rank: 26 Population change: 2000-20005 7.60%; 1990-2000 16.60% Population 2000: 52,383 (White 97.00%; Black or African American 1.00%; Hispanic or Latino 0.60%; Asian 0.60%; Other 0.80%). Foreign born: 1.30%. Median age: 37.30
Income 2000: per capita $21,893; median household $48,814; Population below poverty level: 5.30% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $28,480-$30,708
Unemployment (2004): 4.20% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.00% Median travel time to work: 23.50 minutes Working outside county of residence: 63.70%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Peabody Energy, meanwhile, has been issued a state permit for its High Point surface mine reserve in Warrick County, Indiana.
District Court for the Southern District of Indiana found that the National Waste & Recycling Association, the organization that filed the complaint, and the Warrick County Solid Waste Management District would both suffer harms.
Hyla cinerea was discovered in Warrick County along an old meander of Cypress Creek in Anderson Township.
Warrick County in the Evansville metro area, along with Porter County in Northwest Indiana and Elkhart County should each see a 25 percent increase.
Heritage Federal Credit Union offers financial products and services to anyone who lives, works, worships or attends school in Vanderburgh or Warrick County, or has an immediate family member who does.
A groundbreaking will occur this summer for the North Warrick Industrial Park at Interstate 64 and the new Interstate 69, says Larry Taylor, executive director of the Warrick County Economic Development Department.
At the 2005 Warrick County 4-H Fair, Hyndman climbed into his Lions Club's brightly painted combine and competed in his first combine demolition derby.
We noted with interest a recent column of Thomas Kunkel's that mentioned our home of Warrick County, and some of the local cities and towns (Above the Fold, August/September).
In another Hoosier state merger, members of the Gibson County Co-op, the Dubois County Co-op in Huntingburg, the Warrick County Co-op in Chrisney and the Spencer County Co-op voted to approve a merger to gain greater buying power.
Five others were confirmed dead in adjoining Warrick County, east of Evansville
Five others were confirmed dead in adjoining Warrick County, east of Evansville, where the Ohio River city of Newburgh was struck, Bright said.
Homeland security spokeswoman Pam Bright said five other people were confirmed dead in adjoining Warrick County.