Boyd County


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Boyd County, Nebraska

PO Box 26
Butte, NE 68722
Phone: (402) 775-2391
Fax: (402) 775-2146

On the northern border of NE; organized Mar 20, 1891 from Holt County. Name Origin: For James E. Boyd (1834-1906), NE governor (1891; 1892-93)

Area (sq mi):: 544.59 (land 540.05; water 4.54) Population per square mile: 4.20
Population 2005: 2,261 State rank: 74 Population change: 2000-20005 -7.30%; 1990-2000 -14.00% Population 2000: 2,438 (White 98.80%; Black or African American 0.00%; Hispanic or Latino 0.10%; Asian 0.20%; Other 1.00%). Foreign born: 0.40%. Median age: 43.80
Income 2000: per capita $13,840; median household $26,075; Population below poverty level: 15.20% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $16,711-$21,257
Unemployment (2004): 2.90% Unemployment change (from 2000): -0.90% Median travel time to work: 15.20 minutes Working outside county of residence: 17.60%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Boyd County, Kentucky

PO Box 523
Catlettsburg, KY 41129
Phone: (606) 739-5116
Fax: (606) 739-6357

On eastern border of KY; organized Feb 15, 1860 from Carter, Lawrence, and Greenup counties. Name Origin: For Linn Boyd (1800-59), KY legislator, U.S. representative (1835-37; 1839-55), and Speaker of the House (1851-55)

Area (sq mi):: 161.82 (land 160.17; water 1.65) Population per square mile: 309.60
Population 2005: 49,594 State rank: 17 Population change: 2000-20005 -0.30%; 1990-2000 -2.70% Population 2000: 49,752 (White 95.10%; Black or African American 2.50%; Hispanic or Latino 1.10%; Asian 0.30%; Other 1.20%). Foreign born: 1.10%. Median age: 39.70
Income 2000: per capita $18,212; median household $32,749; Population below poverty level: 15.50% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $24,190-$27,230
Unemployment (2004): 6.00% Unemployment change (from 2000): -0.60% Median travel time to work: 20.60 minutes Working outside county of residence: 27.70%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Ashland (21,586)

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    Since his first indictment in 2015, Ray has remained in custody in the Boyd County Detention Center.
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    Ashland Alliance President Tim Gibbs told The Independent (http://bit.ly/1xGX3lE) that officials are focusing on the region's workforce as Boyd County moves closer to getting certification as a "work ready" community.
    TELECOMWORLDWIRE-July 11, 2011-Verizon announces 3G wireless network expansion in Boyd county, Kentucky(C)1994-2011 M2 COMMUNICATIONS http://www.m2.com
    CASE FACTS: Elizabeth James arrived at King's Daughters Medical Center in Boyd County, Kentucky, on February 7, 2002.
    High schools in Orange County, California, and Boyd County, Kentucky, have also allowed GSAs to meet.
    Then Taylor came to Boyd County Middle School, and approached me about joining the archery team.
    The town officials agreed to host the site--but what evolved was unexpected on all sides: a fierce battle by Boyd county's farmers who fought corporations, the state and the federal government to prevent this from happening.
    Along with this prestigious honor, the leaders within the Raceland-Worthington School System promoted him to head teacher of ADTC and the Boyd County Regional Juvenile Detention Center.
    The program adopted by the Board of Education of Boyd County, Kentucky, consists of a one-hour video, followed by comments from an instructor and questions from students.
    2--Ending a lengthy legal battle, officials in Boyd County, m, Ky., agree to allow a gay-straight alliance club to meet at Boyd County High School.
    In addition, the Consent Decree and Order signed by the Boyd County Board of Education, the Superintendent of Schools, and the ACLU called for "Mandatory Staff Training" and "Mandatory Student Training" that was to "focus on issues pertaining to sexual orientation and gender identity, diversity, harassment and discrimination."