Whitley County


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Whitley County, Indiana

101 W Van Buren St
Columbia City, IN 46725
Phone: (260) 248-3102
Fax: (260) 248-3137

In northeastern IN, west of Ft. Wayne, established Feb 7, 1835 from Huntington County. Name Origin: For Col. William Whitley (1749-1813), soldier in the War of 1812 who enlisted at the age of 63

Area (sq mi):: 337.90 (land 335.52; water 2.38) Population per square mile: 96.30
Population 2005: 32,323 State rank: 52 Population change: 2000-20005 5.30%; 1990-2000 11.10% Population 2000: 30,707 (White 97.80%; Black or African American 0.20%; Hispanic or Latino 0.90%; Asian 0.20%; Other 1.30%). Foreign born: 0.80%. Median age: 36.90
Income 2000: per capita $20,519; median household $45,503; Population below poverty level: 4.90% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $26,599-$27,153
Unemployment (2004): 5.60% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.30% Median travel time to work: 23.50 minutes Working outside county of residence: 47.50%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Whitley County, Kentucky

PO Box 8
Williamsburg, KY 40769
Phone: (606) 549-6002
Fax: (606) 549-2790

On the southeastern border of KY; organized Jan 17, 1818 from Knox County. Name Origin: For William Whitley (1749-1813), soldier believed by some to be the one who killed Shawnee Chief Tecumseh (1768-1813)

Area (sq mi):: 445.15 (land 440.15; water 4.99) Population per square mile: 86.40
Population 2005: 38,029 State rank: 27 Population change: 2000-20005 6.00%; 1990-2000 7.60% Population 2000: 35,865 (White 97.80%; Black or African American 0.30%; Hispanic or Latino 0.70%; Asian 0.20%; Other 1.10%). Foreign born: 0.70%. Median age: 35.40
Income 2000: per capita $12,777; median household $22,075; Population below poverty level: 26.40% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $18,248-$19,372
Unemployment (2004): 5.50% Unemployment change (from 2000): -0.70% Median travel time to work: 25.10 minutes Working outside county of residence: 29.40%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Also in attendance were several state and local officials, including State Representative Regina Bunch; Whitley County Judge Executive Pat White, Jr.
The Whitley County Farmers' Market is celebrating its 7th anniversary this year, with a record 45 vendors selling at three locations across this southeastern Kentucky Appalachian county.
Columbia City will consider additional property tax abatement at the request the Whitley County Economic Development Corporation.
The Secretary also traveled to Kentucky last week, delivering remarks to more than 15,000 FFA (formerly Future Farmers of America) members at the organization's national convention in Louisville; meeting with students, teachers, and leaders at Sand Gap Elementary School in rural Jackson County, which receives federal Promise Neighborhoods grant funding; and visiting with a family in Save the Children's Early Steps to School Success program and hosting an early learning town hall at Pleasant View Elementary School in rural Whitley County.
New Century Coal was preparing this summer to reopen the Whetstone surface mine in Whitley County, Ky.
It was January 2010, and for the past month, the newspaper I worked for, the Times-Tribune in Corbin, Kentucky, had been running an investigative series on evidence and money missing from and a lack of prosecutions by the Whitley County Sheriff's Department.
of Laurel County, Jackson County EMS, Whitley County EMS and Knox County EMS, patients will travel down 9th Street, Main Street and 16th Street (Parker Rd.
In Whitley County, another October groundbreaking occurred, this one at a 42-acre site where the $40.
For instance, listings such as those for Baker's Whitley County Sacred Singers, the Kentucky Bay Rum Bottlers, Romaine Loudermilk, Smizers [sic] Dixie Serenaders, and R.
Semi-annual Whitley County Spring Antique Tractor Auction.
The decision reversed the equivalent of a gag order that Whitley County Circuit Court Judge Paul Braden attempted to impose on anyone trying to contact the jurors who participated in the county's first capital murder trial in 50 years.