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Big Horn County, Wyoming

420 W 'C' St
Basin, WY 82410
Phone: (307) 568-2357
Fax: (307) 568-9375
www.bighorncountywy.gov

On the central northern border of WY; organized 1896 from Fremont and Johnson counties. Name Origin: For the Big Horn River, which traverses the county, and the Big Horn Mountains, which form its eastern border; both are named for the bighorn sheep in the area

Area (sq mi):: 3158.96 (land 3136.99; water 21.97) Population per square mile: 3.60
Population 2005: 11,333 State rank: 15 Population change: 2000-20005 -1.10%; 1990-2000 8.90% Population 2000: 11,461 (White 91.90%; Black or African American 0.10%; Hispanic or Latino 6.20%; Asian 0.20%; Other 5.80%). Foreign born: 2.20%. Median age: 38.70
Income 2000: per capita $15,086; median household $32,682; Population below poverty level: 14.10% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $20,640-$24,082
Unemployment (2004): 4.70% Unemployment change (from 2000): -0.30% Median travel time to work: 15.70 minutes Working outside county of residence: 13.30%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Big Horn County, Montana

121 W 3rd St
Hardin, MT 59034
Phone: (406) 665-9735
Fax: (406) 665-9738

On the central southern border of MT, south of Billings; organized Jan 13, 1913 from Rosebud and Yellowstone counties. Name Origin: For the Big Horn and Little Big Horn rivers that flow through it; the rivers named for the great droves of bighorn sheep on the hillsides

Area (sq mi):: 5014.65 (land 4994.81; water 19.84) Population per square mile: 2.60
Population 2005: 13,149 State rank: 14 Population change: 2000-20005 3.80%; 1990-2000 11.80% Population 2000: 12,671 (White 35.20%; Black or African American 0.00%; Hispanic or Latino 3.70%; Asian 0.20%; Other 63.20%). Foreign born: 0.80%. Median age: 29.80
Income 2000: per capita $10,792; median household $27,684; Population below poverty level: 29.20% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $15,940-$17,063
Unemployment (2004): 9.00% Unemployment change (from 2000): -7.80% Median travel time to work: 20.80 minutes Working outside county of residence: 14.00%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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The Cinnamon Bear 2-4 was drilled to a total depth of 1,999 feet to test the Phosphoria Limestone in the Big Horn Oil Field in Big Horn County, Wyoming.
The principal Energytec assets to be sold to Source Energy include the: -- Trix-Liz, Talco, and Sugar Hill Fields in Titus County, Texas, -- Redwater Pipeline and its associated oil and gas properties located in Bowie, Cass, and Rains Counties, Texas, -- Sulphur Bluff Project located in Hopkins County, Texas, and -- Wyoming Thermal Recovery Project in Big Horn County, Wyoming.
OTC Pink Sheets: EYTC) today announced the finalization of plans for completing its four-well thermal recovery project in the Big Horn Oil Field, Big Horn County, Wyoming, believed to be the largest body of undeveloped oil reserves in the continental United States.