Carbon County


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Carbon County, Pennsylvania

2 Hazard Sq
Jim Thorpe, PA 18229
Phone: (570) 325-3611
Fax: (570) 325-3622
www.carboncounty.com

In eastern PA, south of Scranton; organized Mar 13, 1843 from Northampton and Monroe counties. Name Origin: For its rich deposits of anthracite coal

Area (sq mi):: 387.23 (land 381.04; water 6.20) Population per square mile: 162.60
Population 2005: 61,959 State rank: 41 Population change: 2000-20005 5.40%; 1990-2000 3.40% Population 2000: 58,802 (White 96.90%; Black or African American 0.60%; Hispanic or Latino 1.50%; Asian 0.30%; Other 1.30%). Foreign born: 1.80%. Median age: 40.60
Income 2000: per capita $17,064; median household $35,113; Population below poverty level: 9.50% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $24,194-$26,372
Unemployment (2004): 6.50% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.40% Median travel time to work: 29.20 minutes Working outside county of residence: 52.30%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Carbon County, Utah

120 E Main St
Price, UT 84501
Phone: (435) 636-3200
Fax: (435) 636-3210
www.co.carbon.ut.us

In east-central UT, southeast of Provo; organized 1894 (prior to statehood) from Emery County. Name Origin: For the abundant coal deposits within its borders

Area (sq mi):: 1484.57 (land 1478.46; water 6.12) Population per square mile: 13.10
Population 2005: 19,437 State rank: 13 Population change: 2000-20005 -4.80%; 1990-2000 1.00% Population 2000: 20,422 (White 86.50%; Black or African American 0.30%; Hispanic or Latino 10.30%; Asian 0.30%; Other 8.30%). Foreign born: 2.00%. Median age: 33.60
Income 2000: per capita $15,325; median household $34,036; Population below poverty level: 13.40% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $21,355-$22,914
Unemployment (2004): 7.20% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.90% Median travel time to work: 16.40 minutes Working outside county of residence: 11.50%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Carbon County, Wyoming

PO Box 6
Rawlins, WY 82301
Phone: (307) 328-2668
Fax: (307) 328-2669
www.wyomingcarboncounty.com

On the central southern border of WY; organized Dec 16, 1868 (prior to statehood) from Laramie County. Name Origin: For vast coal deposits within its boundaries

Area (sq mi):: 7964.03 (land 7896.14; water 67.89) Population per square mile: 1.90
Population 2005: 15,331 State rank: 12 Population change: 2000-20005 -2.00%; 1990-2000 -6.10% Population 2000: 15,639 (White 82.40%; Black or African American 0.70%; Hispanic or Latino 13.80%; Asian 0.70%; Other 8.70%). Foreign born: 2.90%. Median age: 38.90
Income 2000: per capita $18,375; median household $36,060; Population below poverty level: 12.90% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $23,663-$27,479
Unemployment (2004): 4.60% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.20% Median travel time to work: 13.70 minutes Working outside county of residence: 5.70%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Carbon County, Montana

17 W 11th St
Red Lodge, MT 59068
Phone: (406) 446-1220
Fax: (406) 446-2640
www.co.carbon.mt.us/gp/

On the central southern border of MT, southwest of Billings; organized Mar 4, 1895 from Park and Yellowstone counties. Name Origin: For the abundant coal deposits within its borders

Area (sq mi):: 2062.19 (land 2047.99; water 14.20) Population per square mile: 4.80
Population 2005: 9,902 State rank: 20 Population change: 2000-20005 3.70%; 1990-2000 18.20% Population 2000: 9,552 (White 96.20%; Black or African American 0.30%; Hispanic or Latino 1.80%; Asian 0.40%; Other 2.30%). Foreign born: 1.60%. Median age: 41.90
Income 2000: per capita $17,204; median household $32,139; Population below poverty level: 11.60% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $24,050-$25,518
Unemployment (2004): 3.90% Unemployment change (from 2000): -0.70% Median travel time to work: 28.10 minutes Working outside county of residence: 32.40%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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17, 5-7 p.m., Carbon County Recreation Dept., 450 S Fairgrounds Rd., Price
He is a US Army veteran and after his service he completed an 800-hour adult evening class at Carbon County Vocational Technical School for commercial air conditioning and refrigeration.
"It's not the snow or cloudy skies, but rather the extreme cold, and what we fear may be hazardous travel conditions," Reuters quoted Pennsylvania's Carbon County Environmental Center (https://www.reuters.com/article/us-lunar-eclipse/total-lunar-eclipse-set-to-wow-star-gazers-clear-skies-willing-idUSKCN1PE0CM) as saying . 
Mahoning Valley Country Club in Lehighton, Carbon County
A few years later, he was hard at work in the coal mines of Carbon County. In those days, rural Utah was a raw materials economy.
First Commonwealth is invested in Carbon County, with dedicated team members serving both consumers and businesses.
Carbon County is among 144 grant recipients across the nation receiving EPA Brownfields Environmental Assessment, Re volving Loan Fund and Cleanup grants.
"We may well be the wind capital of the United States when everything is done," says Cindy Wallace, executive director of the Carbon County Economic Development Corporation.
CJ's, founded in 1936, has built a diverse business in the hardlines of hardware and lumber while becoming known as a strong supplier of fences, gates and doors to the region of Carbon County. To honor that same region, owner Rick Krompel brought in his son and artist Justin Krompel to paint a mural depicting some of the area's most prominent occupations and industries.
Executech will now expand its services to new and existing clients in the Carbon County area and surrounding regions.
CEV also owns and operates wind projects in Carroll County, Iowa, Rush County, Kansas, Carbon County, Wyoming and Somerset County, Pennsylvania with a total installed capacity of 117 MW.
District 5: Big Horn County, Carbon County, Carter County, Custer County, Fallon County, Golden Valley County, Musselshell County, Powder River County, Rosebud County, Stillwater County, Treasure County, Wheatland County and Yellowstone County