Westmoreland County

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Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania

2 N Main St Courthouse Sq Suite 101
Greensburg, PA 15601
Phone: (724) 830-3100
Fax: (724) 830-3029

In southwestern PA, east of Pittsburgh; organized Feb 26, 1773 (prior to statehood) from Bedford County. Name Origin: For the former county of Westmorland in northwest England, with spelling change

Area (sq mi):: 1036.34 (land 1025.48; water 10.86) Population per square mile: 358.50
Population 2005: 367,635 State rank: 10 Population change: 2000-20005 -0.60%; 1990-2000 -0.10% Population 2000: 369,993 (White 96.20%; Black or African American 2.00%; Hispanic or Latino 0.50%; Asian 0.50%; Other 0.80%). Foreign born: 1.40%. Median age: 41.30
Income 2000: per capita $19,674; median household $37,106; Population below poverty level: 8.60% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $26,906-$28,803
Unemployment (2004): 6.10% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.20% Median travel time to work: 25.40 minutes Working outside county of residence: 35.80%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Murrysville (19,407)
  • Greensburg County seat (15,579)
  • New Kensington (14,245)
  • Lower Burrell (12,521)
  • Jeannette (10,309)

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    Westmoreland County, Virginia

    PO Box 1000
    Montross, VA 22520
    Phone: (804) 493-0130
    Fax: (804) 493-0134

    On the central eastern coast of VA, along the west bank of the Potomac River; organized Jul 5, 1653 from Northumberland County. Name Origin: For the county in England

    Area (sq mi):: 252.64 (land 229.18; water 23.46) Population per square mile: 75.20
    Population 2005: 17,227 State rank: 86 Population change: 2000-20005 3.00%; 1990-2000 8.00% Population 2000: 16,718 (White 64.10%; Black or African American 30.90%; Hispanic or Latino 3.50%; Asian 0.40%; Other 3.30%). Foreign born: 3.10%. Median age: 42.80
    Income 2000: per capita $19,473; median household $35,797; Population below poverty level: 14.70% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $23,136-$24,832
    Unemployment (2004): 4.40% Unemployment change (from 2000): -0.70% Median travel time to work: 37.10 minutes Working outside county of residence: 59.10%
    Cities with population over 10,000: None
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    References in classic literature ?
    In the next place, we were full a hundred miles up Potomac River, in a part which they call Westmoreland County, and as that river is by far the greatest in Virginia, and I have heard say it is the greatest river in the world that falls into another river, and not directly into the sea, so we had base weather in it, and were frequently in great danger; for though we were in the middle, we could not see land on either side for many leagues together.
    Both meetings are scheduled at the job site, which is located at the Westmoreland County courthouse, 2 North Main Street, Greensurg, PA.
    The boy has been charged with four counts of attempted homicide, 21 counts of aggravated assault and one count of possessing a prohibited weapon on school property, according to a criminal complaint released by the Westmoreland County District Attorney's office.
    Since March 2008, Westmoreland County has paid about $165,000 to rent office space in the buildings, located on the site of the former Wheeling Pittsburgh Steel Corp.
    A grant of USD87,000 has been received by the Westmoreland County Federated Library System, an alliance of the 25 public libraries in Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania, from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation for the upgrade of computers previously granted by the foundation.
    Northwest Airlines will continue to operate services from the Arnold Palmer Regional Airport in Westmoreland County to Detroit.
    There's clear evidence of premeditation here," said Westmoreland County district attorney John Peck.
    DALLAS -- Tyler Technologies (NYSE: TYL) has reached an agreement with Westmoreland County in Pennsylvania for the purchase of its iasWorld solution to digitize the County's property assessment records.
    Tenders are invited for Full Body Scanner for Westmoreland County.
    Mitchell of Slickville, Westmoreland County Jared S.
    The Westmoreland County Community College Board of Trustees has named Daniel J.
    Westmoreland County Controller s webpage at http://www.

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