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Webster County, Kentucky

PO Box 155
Dixon, KY 42409
Phone: (270) 639-5042
Fax: (270) 639-7009
www.webstercountyky.com

In western KY, south of Henderson; organized Feb 29, 1860 from Hopkins, Union, and Henderson counties. Name Origin: For Daniel Webster (1782-1852), U.S. statesman and orator from MA

Area (sq mi):: 335.68 (land 334.75; water 0.93) Population per square mile: 42.30
Population 2005: 14,161 State rank: 80 Population change: 2000-20005 0.30%; 1990-2000 1.20% Population 2000: 14,120 (White 92.70%; Black or African American 4.70%; Hispanic or Latino 1.90%; Asian 0.10%; Other 1.70%). Foreign born: 1.90%. Median age: 37.80
Income 2000: per capita $15,657; median household $31,529; Population below poverty level: 15.40% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $24,591-$26,485
Unemployment (2004): 4.30% Unemployment change (from 2000): -2.70% Median travel time to work: 26.40 minutes Working outside county of residence: 52.10%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Webster County, Iowa

701 Central Ave
Fort Dodge, IA 50501
Phone: (515) 574-3719
Fax: (515) 574-3714
www.webstercountyia.org

In central IA, northwest of Ames; established Jan 12, 1853 from Yell and Risley counties, both of which were organized in 1851 and abolished in 1853. Name Origin: For Daniel Webster (1782-1852), U.S. statesman and orator from MA

Area (sq mi):: 718.05 (land 715.23; water 2.82) Population per square mile: 54.50
Population 2005: 39,003 State rank: 17 Population change: 2000-20005 -3.10%; 1990-2000 -0.30% Population 2000: 40,235 (White 92.40%; Black or African American 3.40%; Hispanic or Latino 2.30%; Asian 0.70%; Other 2.50%). Foreign born: 2.00%. Median age: 37.70
Income 2000: per capita $17,857; median household $35,334; Population below poverty level: 10.00% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $23,960-$26,278
Unemployment (2004): 5.10% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.70% Median travel time to work: 16.00 minutes Working outside county of residence: 13.50%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Fort Dodge County seat (25,723)

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    Webster County, Missouri

    101 S Crittenden St County Courthouse Rm 12
    Marshfield, MO 65706
    Phone: (417) 468-2223
    Fax: (417) 468-5307

    In south-central MO, east of Springfield; organized Mar 3, 1855 from Greene County. Name Origin: For Daniel Webster (1782-1852), U.S. statesman and orator from MA

    Area (sq mi):: 593.69 (land 593.32; water 0.37) Population per square mile: 58.60
    Population 2005: 34,745 State rank: 32 Population change: 2000-20005 11.90%; 1990-2000 30.70% Population 2000: 31,045 (White 95.40%; Black or African American 1.20%; Hispanic or Latino 1.30%; Asian 0.30%; Other 2.40%). Foreign born: 0.80%. Median age: 34.60
    Income 2000: per capita $14,502; median household $31,929; Population below poverty level: 14.80% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $18,066-$19,249
    Unemployment (2004): 4.70% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.30% Median travel time to work: 29.00 minutes Working outside county of residence: 55.50%
    Cities with population over 10,000: None
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    Webster County, Georgia

    PO Box 29
    Preston, GA 31824
    Phone: (229) 828-5775
    Fax: (229) 828-2105

    In west-central GA, southeast of Columbus; organized as Kinchafoonee County Dec 16, 1853 from Stewart County; name changed Feb 21, 1856. Originally named for the creek that runs through the county; from Creek 'nutcracker.' Name Origin: For Daniel Webster (1782-1852), U.S. statesman and orator from MA

    Area (sq mi):: 210.26 (land 209.54; water 0.72) Population per square mile: 10.90
    Population 2005: 2,289 State rank: 158 Population change: 2000-20005 -4.20%; 1990-2000 5.60% Population 2000: 2,390 (White 49.60%; Black or African American 47.00%; Hispanic or Latino 2.80%; Asian 0.00%; Other 2.50%). Foreign born: 2.00%. Median age: 37.50
    Income 2000: per capita $14,772; median household $27,992; Population below poverty level: 19.30% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $19,658-$24,022
    Unemployment (2004): 6.80% Unemployment change (from 2000): 2.00% Median travel time to work: 24.70 minutes Working outside county of residence: 64.70%
    Cities with population over 10,000: None
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    Webster County, Nebraska

    PO Box 250
    Red Cloud, NE 68970
    Phone: (402) 746-2716
    Fax: (402) 746-2710
    www.co.webster.ne.us

    On the central southern border of NE, south of Grand Island; organized Feb 16, 1867 (prior to statehood) from unorganized territory. Name Origin: For Daniel Webster (1782-1852), U.S. statesman and orator from MA

    Area (sq mi):: 575.02 (land 574.89; water 0.13) Population per square mile: 6.50
    Population 2005: 3,762 State rank: 63 Population change: 2000-20005 -7.40%; 1990-2000 -5.10% Population 2000: 4,061 (White 97.80%; Black or African American 0.10%; Hispanic or Latino 0.50%; Asian 0.50%; Other 1.30%). Foreign born: 1.30%. Median age: 44.20
    Income 2000: per capita $16,802; median household $30,026; Population below poverty level: 11.20% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $22,849-$28,827
    Unemployment (2004): 4.00% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.50% Median travel time to work: 20.70 minutes Working outside county of residence: 34.00%
    Cities with population over 10,000: None
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    Webster County, Mississippi

    PO Box 398
    Walthall, MS 39771
    Phone: (662) 258-4131
    Fax: (662) 258-6657
    www.webstercountyms.com/county/

    In east-central MS, west of Columbus; organized as Sumner County Apr 6, 1874 from Montgomery County; name changed Jan 20, 1882. Originally named for an early settler. Name Origin: For Daniel Webster (1782-1852), U.S. statesman and orator from MA

    Area (sq mi):: 423.34 (land 422.49; water 0.85) Population per square mile: 23.90
    Population 2005: 10,092 State rank: 75 Population change: 2000-20005 -2.00%; 1990-2000 0.70% Population 2000: 10,294 (White 76.90%; Black or African American 20.90%; Hispanic or Latino 1.70%; Asian 0.20%; Other 1.30%). Foreign born: 0.50%. Median age: 37.30
    Income 2000: per capita $14,109; median household $28,834; Population below poverty level: 18.70% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $18,117-$17,961
    Unemployment (2004): 8.40% Unemployment change (from 2000): -2.50% Median travel time to work: 28.80 minutes Working outside county of residence: 40.10%
    Cities with population over 10,000: None
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    Webster County, West Virginia

    2 Court Sq Rm G1
    Webster Springs, WV 26288
    Phone: (304) 847-2508
    Fax: (304) 847-5780
    www.websterwv.com

    In central WV; organized Jan 10, 1860 from Braxton, Nicholas, and Randolph counties. Name Origin: For Daniel Webster (1782-1852), U.S. statesman and orator from MA

    Area (sq mi):: 556.15 (land 555.97; water 0.18) Population per square mile: 17.60
    Population 2005: 9,804 State rank: 46 Population change: 2000-20005 0.90%; 1990-2000 -9.40% Population 2000: 9,719 (White 98.80%; Black or African American 0.00%; Hispanic or Latino 0.40%; Asian 0.10%; Other 0.80%). Foreign born: 0.40%. Median age: 40.40
    Income 2000: per capita $12,284; median household $21,055; Population below poverty level: 31.80% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $14,128-$16,458
    Unemployment (2004): 5.60% Unemployment change (from 2000): -1.70% Median travel time to work: 31.50 minutes Working outside county of residence: 27.80%
    Cities with population over 10,000: None
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    References in periodicals archive ?
    The principal subsidiary, Guaranty Bank, is headquartered in Springfield, Missouri, and has nine full-service branches in Greene and Christian Counties and a Loan Production Office in Webster County.
    Robert Mace at the Webster County Memorial Hospital.
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    1 Greg Medlin, of Smithville, Tennessee, was hunting on his lease in Webster County, Kentucky, when he shot this 178-inch 15-pointer with his.
    This Webster county Iowa farm kid turned 17 in February and graduated from high school exactly two months later.
    Anderson and Wiggett contacted Webster County sheriff's officials in Nebraska on Saturday and turned themselves in.
    15 (1992) Internationally known folk artist, Ethel Wright Mohammed, a native of Webster County, died of cancer at age 85.
    Webster County Schools introduced a four-day school week in the 2003-2004 year to cut overall costs, but ended up "gaining much more," says the district's director of secondary programs, Carolyn Sholar.
    In March 2002, the Iowa attorney general's office and the Webster County attorney announced that ICCC's athletic director, football coach and vice president pied guilty to misdemeanor charges of tampering with student records.
    Everyone in Webster County realizes that Melinda has a heart for wounded animals.
    VeraSun Fort Dodge, LLC recently announced it has begun construction of its 110-million-gallon ethanol plant at a 252-acre site in Webster County, IA.
    The District Court, Webster County, granted the defendants' motion for summary judgment on the grounds that the plaintiff did not designate an expert witness to testify concerning key elements of his claim.

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