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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
www.co.westmoreland.pa.us

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
    www.westmoreland-county.org

    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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    Contract Awarded for Site development for service bridge repairs at loyalhanna lake dam, westmoreland county, pa
    Harbison has acted as the assistant varsity cross-country coach and middle school track and field coach for Greensburg-Salem School District in Westmoreland County, Pa.
    5 million contract from Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) to deliver construction inspection services for the Freeport Bridge and Freeport Ramps Project in Allegheny, Armstrong, Butler, and Westmoreland County, Pa.
    Contract Awarded for Design the replacement of the 12-span Derry Borough Bridge in Westmoreland County, Pa.

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