Cheyenne County

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Cheyenne County, Colorado

PO Box 567
Cheyenne Wells, CO 80810
Phone: (719) 767-5685
Fax: (719) 767-5540

On central-eastern border of CO, east of Colorado Springs; organized Mar 25, 1889 from Bent and Elbert counties. Name Origin: For the Dakota Indian tribe of Algonquian linguistic stock; name means 'red talkers.'

Area (sq mi):: 1781.37 (land 1781.35; water 0.02) Population per square mile: 1.10
Population 2005: 1,953 State rank: 58 Population change: 2000-20005 -12.50%; 1990-2000 -6.90% Population 2000: 2,231 (White 90.50%; Black or African American 0.50%; Hispanic or Latino 8.10%; Asian 0.10%; Other 6.50%). Foreign born: 4.10%. Median age: 37.90
Income 2000: per capita $17,850; median household $37,054; Population below poverty level: 11.10% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $23,581-$29,933
Unemployment (2004): 3.60% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.30% Median travel time to work: 13.50 minutes Working outside county of residence: 11.80%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Cheyenne County, Kansas

PO Box 985
Saint Francis, KS 67756
Phone: (785) 332-8800
Fax: (785) 332-8825
www.cheyennecounty.org

On northwestern border of KS; organized Mar 20, 1873 from Kirwin Land District. Name Origin: For the Cheyenne Indians, a Dakota tribe of Algonquian linguistic stock; name means 'red talkers.'

Area (sq mi):: 1020.84 (land 1019.88; water 0.95) Population per square mile: 2.90
Population 2005: 2,946 State rank: 91 Population change: 2000-20005 -6.90%; 1990-2000 -2.40% Population 2000: 3,165 (White 96.40%; Black or African American 0.10%; Hispanic or Latino 2.60%; Asian 0.30%; Other 1.60%). Foreign born: 2.50%. Median age: 44.20
Income 2000: per capita $17,862; median household $30,599; Population below poverty level: 9.40% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $21,777-$22,030
Unemployment (2004): 3.50% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.60% Median travel time to work: 14.50 minutes Working outside county of residence: 13.20%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Cheyenne County, Nebraska

PO Box 217
Sidney, NE 69162
Phone: (308) 254-2141
Fax: (308) 254-5049
www.co.cheyenne.ne.us

On the southwestern border of NE, west of North Platte; organized Jun 6, 1871 from Lincoln County. Name Origin: For the Cheyenne Indians who once lived in the area

Area (sq mi):: 1196.45 (land 1196.34; water 0.11) Population per square mile: 8.40
Population 2005: 9,993 State rank: 27 Population change: 2000-20005 1.70%; 1990-2000 3.50% Population 2000: 9,830 (White 93.90%; Black or African American 0.10%; Hispanic or Latino 4.50%; Asian 0.40%; Other 3.20%). Foreign born: 0.90%. Median age: 38.70
Income 2000: per capita $17,437; median household $33,438; Population below poverty level: 10.00% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $23,993-$30,125
Unemployment (2004): 3.00% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.90% Median travel time to work: 15.50 minutes Working outside county of residence: 5.00%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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The CMC project entails constructing and operating pipeline, compression and storage facilities that will allow for the receipt, storage and subsequent redelivery of natural gas supplies at the Cheyenne Hub in Rockport, CO, and KMIGT's Huntsman facility in Cheyenne County, NE, as well as other strategic points nearby.
In October, Kinder Morgan began construction of a $30 million Cheyenne Market Center (CMC) through its KMIGT subsidiary of operating pipeline, compression and storage to accommodate natural gas supplies at the Cheyenne Hub in Rockport, CO and at Kinder Morgan's Huntsman facility in Cheyenne County, NE.