Blackford County

Blackford County, Indiana

110 W Washington St
Hartford City, IN 47348
Phone: (765) 348-1620
Fax: (765) 348-7222
www.supertiles.com

In east-central IN, north of Muncie; organized Feb 15, 1838 from Jay County. Name Origin: For Isaac Newton Blackford (1786-1859), IN legislator and justice of the IN Supreme Court (1817-52)

Area (sq mi):: 165.40 (land 165.10; water 0.31) Population per square mile: 83.90
Population 2005: 13,849 State rank: 83 Population change: 2000-20005 -1.40%; 1990-2000 -0.10% Population 2000: 14,048 (White 98.00%; Black or African American 0.10%; Hispanic or Latino 0.60%; Asian 0.20%; Other 1.30%). Foreign born: 0.10%. Median age: 38.50
Income 2000: per capita $16,543; median household $34,760; Population below poverty level: 8.70% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $21,128-$22,547
Unemployment (2004): 7.00% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.10% Median travel time to work: 23.40 minutes Working outside county of residence: 44.40%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Tenders are invited for Blackford County, Countywide Bridge inspection in Blackford County (Des # 1400455) in Fort Wayne District.
in Hartford City is investing $2 million on new equipment at its plant employing 230, reports Dax Norton, executive director of the Blackford County Economic Development Corp.
And in Indiana, the last Catholic school in Blackford County, St.
In Blackford County, Indiana, students who participate in extracurriculars or take driver's ed can be asked to give up a urine sample for tests that include tobacco.
The Muncie banking market is defined as Delaware County excluding Salem township; Randolph County excluding Washington and Greensfork townships; Licking and Johnson townships in Blackford County, all in Indiana; and Jackson township in Darke County, Ohio.
The CAMI alliance also includes Blackford County Hospital, Marion General Hospital, Jay County Hospital, Henry County Hospital, Community Hospital of Anderson, Saint John's Health System, and Randolph County Hospital.
Montpelier Industrial Park in Blackford County has 55 acres certified for speedy development.
7 percent in Blackford County, where the highest rate of growth was 6.
In Hartford, Hartford Energy "is just starting to dig" at its ethanol plant site, says Dax Norton, executive director of the Blackford County Economic Development Corp.
Blackford County has one locked up and one pending, reports Mindy Kenworthy, executive director of the Blackford County Economic Development Corp.
In Hartford City, the former Blackford County Hospital will soon become the Rural Technology Center, says Mindy Kenworthy, executive director of the Blackford County Economic Development Corp.
hopes to convert old rail lines into walking, hiking and biking trails, says Mindy Kenworthy, executive director of Blackford County Economic Development Corp.