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Wyoming County, West Virginia

PO Box 309
Pineville, WV 24874
Phone: (304) 732-8000
Fax: (304) 732-9659

In southern WV, southwest of Beckley; organized Jan 26, 1850 from Logan County. Name Origin: For the Wyoming Valley of PA; the name was popularized by the 1809 Thomas Campbell (1777-1844) poem "Gertrude of Wyoming" about the Indian attack on the Wyoming Valley in 1778

Area (sq mi):: 501.82 (land 500.88; water 0.94) Population per square mile: 48.90
Population 2005: 24,479 State rank: 28 Population change: 2000-20005 -4.80%; 1990-2000 -11.30% Population 2000: 25,708 (White 98.10%; Black or African American 0.60%; Hispanic or Latino 0.50%; Asian 0.10%; Other 0.70%). Foreign born: 0.20%. Median age: 40.10
Income 2000: per capita $14,220; median household $23,932; Population below poverty level: 25.10% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $16,572-$19,114
Unemployment (2004): 6.50% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.70% Median travel time to work: 35.30 minutes Working outside county of residence: 36.90%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Wyoming County, Pennsylvania

1 Courthouse Sq
Tunkhannock, PA 18657
Phone: (570) 836-3200
Fax: (570) 836-7244
www.pacounties.org/wyoming

In northeastern PA, west of Scranton; organized Apr 4, 1842 from Luzerne County. Name Origin: For the Wyoming Valley, the northern extent of which is in the county

Area (sq mi):: 404.79 (land 397.20; water 7.59) Population per square mile: 70.90
Population 2005: 28,160 State rank: 60 Population change: 2000-20005 0.30%; 1990-2000 0.00% Population 2000: 28,080 (White 97.80%; Black or African American 0.50%; Hispanic or Latino 0.70%; Asian 0.30%; Other 0.90%). Foreign born: 1.20%. Median age: 37.80
Income 2000: per capita $17,452; median household $36,365; Population below poverty level: 10.20% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $22,798-$24,055
Unemployment (2004): 6.20% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.60% Median travel time to work: 26.20 minutes Working outside county of residence: 48.70%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Wyoming County, New York

143 N Main St
Warsaw, NY 14569
Phone: (585) 786-8810
Fax: (585) 786-3703
www.wyomingco.net

In northwestern NY, southeast of Buffalo, organized May 19, 1841 from Genesee County. Name Origin: From an Indian word maughwauwame 'large meadows,' originally applied to a valley in northeastern PA, but made famous in the popular poem "Gertrude of Wyoming," published in 1809 by British poet Thomas Campbell (1777-1844).

Area (sq mi):: 596.44 (land 592.91; water 3.53) Population per square mile: 72.00
Population 2005: 42,693 State rank: 55 Population change: 2000-20005 -1.70%; 1990-2000 2.20% Population 2000: 43,424 (White 90.60%; Black or African American 5.50%; Hispanic or Latino 2.90%; Asian 0.40%; Other 2.30%). Foreign born: 2.30%. Median age: 36.70
Income 2000: per capita $17,248; median household $39,895; Population below poverty level: 8.40% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $19,758-$21,963
Unemployment (2004): 6.30% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.90% Median travel time to work: 25.60 minutes Working outside county of residence: 45.70%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Aqua Pennsylvania acquired the assets of Bunker Hill Wastewater Company and Factoryville Bunker Hill Water Company, each of which serves around 180 residents in Factoryville Borough, Wyoming County, for $135,000.
Gavlak, 84, of Perry, NY died April 13, 2015 in Wyoming County Community Hospital in Warsaw.
Additionally, UGIES completed phase one of a two-phase expansion of its Auburn Gathering System with the construction of three additional compressor units at its Manning Compressor Station in Wyoming County, PA, and a new interconnection facility.
Wyoming County coroner Thomas Kukuchka said the pilot contacted a nearby tower around 10:30 p.
2 West Virginia hunter Rachelle Short shows off her first bowkill--this 12-point Wyoming County buck she arrowed with her Hoyt Cobalt.
Carrizo Marcellus LLC, Citrus Energy and Chesapeake Appalachia LLC, among others, are planning natural gas wells in Wyoming County, and Williams Production Appalachia and XTO Energy are among those active in Columbia County, Minora said.
Last year, the Otis Invitational Golf Outing raised over $33,000 to support the Community Action Angels program operated by Lewis County Opportunities in Wyoming County, N.
Pioneer Credit Recovery has locations in Arcade and Perry in Wyoming County but has plans to expand throughout Western New York.
The rain caused widespread flooding early yesterday in hilly southern West Virginia, and one man drowned in Wyoming County, authorities said.
Remember Bob Graham, the man who I said had collected $301,000 for running the senior service program for Wyoming County, WTVa.
In other news, P&G's Wyoming County, PA-based diaper plant - the company's largest consumer product manufacturing facility worldwide - received the Job Creator of the Year Award from the Pennsylvania Employer Advisory Council (EAC).

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