Bucks County

Bucks County, Pennsylvania

55 E Court St
Doylestown, PA 18901
Phone: (215) 348-6000
Fax: (215) 348-6571

On southeastern border of PA, north of Philadelphia; original county, organized as Buckingham County Mar 10, 1682. Name Origin: Shortened from the original name, Buckingham, for the English county of Buckinghamshire (also called Bucks), home of the Penn family and of many original settlers

Area (sq mi):: 622.11 (land 607.38; water 14.74) Population per square mile: 1023.00
Population 2005: 621,342 State rank: 4 Population change: 2000-20005 4.00%; 1990-2000 10.40% Population 2000: 597,635 (White 91.10%; Black or African American 3.30%; Hispanic or Latino 2.30%; Asian 2.30%; Other 1.90%). Foreign born: 5.90%. Median age: 37.70
Income 2000: per capita $27,430; median household $59,727; Population below poverty level: 4.50% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $38,236-$40,450
Unemployment (2004): 4.70% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.90% Median travel time to work: 28.60 minutes Working outside county of residence: 44.60%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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In addition, Nancy Stuski, advertising director for the Intelligencer, has been named the regional advertising director and will lead advertising departments at the three Philadelphia-area newspapers as well as the Dover weeklies and all the platforms on which they publish; and Steve Todd, circulation director for the Intelligencer, has been named regional distribution director, where he will manage circulation operations, distribution, strategic planning, budgeting and forecasting for the Intelligencer, Bucks County Courier Times, Pocono Record, Wayne Independent, Burlington County Times, Middleton (N.Y.) Times Herald-Record and the weekly newspapers in Dover.
The winners of a competition run by Bucks County Council's library service during the Bucks Skills Show have been presented with their prizes.
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Jacqueline M Fahey has been hired as regional vice president for the Bucks County market.
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Months after four young men were brutally murdered in Bucks County, Pennsylvania, the family of one of the men filed a wrongful death lawsuit.
New Jersey, US-based FI First Bank (NASDAQ: FRBA) has entered into a definitive agreement and plan of reorganisation with Pennsylvania, US-based Bucks County Bank (OTC: BKCS), whereby First Bank will acquire Bucks County Bank, the banks said.
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"This time I'm really back," added Nevin who is based in Bucks County in Philadelphia.