Woodson County

Woodson County, Kansas

105 W Rutledge St
Yates Center, KS 66783
Phone: (620) 625-2179
Fax: (620) 625-8670

In southeastern KS, east of Wichita; original county; organized Aug 25, 1855 (prior to statehood). Name Origin: For Daniel Woodson, secretary of KS Territory (1854-57)

Area (sq mi):: 505.45 (land 500.61; water 4.85) Population per square mile: 7.10
Population 2005: 3,572 State rank: 79 Population change: 2000-20005 -5.70%; 1990-2000 -8.00% Population 2000: 3,788 (White 96.20%; Black or African American 0.80%; Hispanic or Latino 1.40%; Asian 0.10%; Other 2.20%). Foreign born: 0.80%. Median age: 44.10
Income 2000: per capita $14,283; median household $25,335; Population below poverty level: 13.20% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $18,386-$18,905
Unemployment (2004): 7.20% Unemployment change (from 2000): -0.50% Median travel time to work: 21.70 minutes Working outside county of residence: 40.00%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Oil & gas company Armada Oil (OTCBB:AOIL) revealed on Wednesday the completion of the acquisition of 100% working interest in six producing oil and gas leases in 1,040 acres in the Vernon Field in Woodson County, Kansas for a purchase price of USD6.
OTCBB: LOGL), a managed risk, oil and gas exploration/exploitation, development and production company, with activities currently focused on leases in south-eastern Kansas, northern North Dakota and Canada, has drilled three new wells on its Orth-Gillespie lease, in Woodson County, Kansas.
M2 EQUITYBITES-May 18, 2012-Legend Oil and Gas Ltd updates Kansas' Woodson County drilling operations(C)2012 M2 COMMUNICATIONS http://www.