Armstrong County


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Armstrong County, Texas

PO Box 309
Claude, TX 79019
Phone: (806) 226-2081
Fax: (806) 226-5301
www.co.armstrong.tx.us

In north-central TX panhandle, southeast of Amarillo; organized Aug 21, 1876 from Bexar County. Name Origin: For the Armstrong family, early settlers

Area (sq mi):: 913.81 (land 913.63; water 0.18) Population per square mile: 2.40
Population 2005: 2,173 State rank: 235 Population change: 2000-20005 1.20%; 1990-2000 6.30% Population 2000: 2,148 (White 93.50%; Black or African American 0.30%; Hispanic or Latino 5.40%; Asian 0.00%; Other 4.30%). Foreign born: 0.90%. Median age: 40.70
Income 2000: per capita $17,151; median household $38,194; Population below poverty level: 10.60% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $22,446-$27,144
Unemployment (2004): 4.20% Unemployment change (from 2000): 2.90% Median travel time to work: 24.90 minutes Working outside county of residence: 55.10%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Armstrong County, Pennsylvania

450 E Market St Courthouse Complex
Kittanning, PA 16201
Phone: (724) 543-2500
Fax: (724) 548-3285
www.armstrongcounty.com

In central portion of western PA, northeast of Pittsburgh; organized Mar 12, 1800 from Allegheny, Lycoming, and Westmoreland counties. Name Origin: For John Armstrong (1758-1843), officer in the Revolutionary War and the War of 1812, U.S. senator from NY (1800-02; 1803-04), and U.S. secretary of war (1813-14)

Area (sq mi):: 664.44 (land 653.93; water 10.51) Population per square mile: 107.90
Population 2005: 70,586 State rank: 38 Population change: 2000-20005 -2.50%; 1990-2000 -1.50% Population 2000: 72,392 (White 98.00%; Black or African American 0.80%; Hispanic or Latino 0.40%; Asian 0.10%; Other 0.70%). Foreign born: 0.70%. Median age: 40.40
Income 2000: per capita $15,709; median household $31,557; Population below poverty level: 11.70% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $23,071-$25,903
Unemployment (2004): 7.20% Unemployment change (from 2000): -0.10% Median travel time to work: 26.90 minutes Working outside county of residence: 45.40%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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The properties sold included approximately 20,000 acres in northwest Armstrong County. Sale processes to monetize additional non-core assets remain underway.
Several communities fit the criteria including seven Allegheny County municipalities, three Fayette County municipalities, and one each in both Armstrong County and Westmoreland County.
A police chief in Leechburg, Armstrong County, Pennsylvania, who lost part of his arm in a fireworks accident last year, has been arrested Friday after he was accused of trying to solicit sex online from an undercover agent posing as a 14-year-old girl, state prosecutors have alleged.
Pursuant to the agreement, Dr Genovese will continue to see patients at his offices in the Medical Arts Building adjacent to Armstrong County Memorial Hospital under the AIO name.
The company cited delays in two projects where remediation authority was granted to the Corps of Engineers in 2002 for radioactive waste removal--the Shpack landfill in Norton, Mass., and the Shallow Land Disposal Area in Armstrong County, Pa.
Census Bureau data indicate that Armstrong County ranks 33rd out of 67 counties in terms of poverty, with an overall 13 percent poverty rate (Index Mundi, 2015).
International Resource News-July 8, 2014--FirstEnergy completes new transmission line and substation in Armstrong County
The site was used for waste disposal from the 1950s to the 1970s in various areas in Fairview, Parker and Concord townships in Butler County and Perry Township in Armstrong County.
She graduated from Apollo-Ridge High School in Armstrong County, and now lives in Gibsonia with her husband and two children.
In 2006, Keith and Valeri Lazor acquired a large mobile home that sits on a campground lot in Armstrong County. The Lazors have leased the lot for five years but occupy the home only during the summer; in the winter, the unit is vacant and all utilities are disconnected.
TELECOMWORLDWIRE-11 September 2008-Verizon Wireless expands in Armstrong County, Pennsylvania(C)1994-2008 M2 COMMUNICATIONS LTD http://www.m2.com