Chickasaw County


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Chickasaw County, Mississippi

County Courthouse 1 Pinson Sq
Houston, MS 38851
Phone: (662) 456-2513
Fax: (662) 456-5295

In east-central MS, northwest of Columbus; organized Feb 9, 1836 from Chickasaw cession of 1832. Name Origin: For the Indian tribe, closely connected with the Choctaw, of Muskhogean linguistic stock; meaning of name unknown

Area (sq mi):: 504.27 (land 501.56; water 2.71) Population per square mile: 38.20
Population 2005: 19,184 State rank: 53 Population change: 2000-20005 -1.30%; 1990-2000 7.50% Population 2000: 19,440 (White 56.00%; Black or African American 41.30%; Hispanic or Latino 2.30%; Asian 0.20%; Other 1.70%). Foreign born: 1.30%. Median age: 34.40
Income 2000: per capita $13,279; median household $26,364; Population below poverty level: 20.00% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $18,148-$20,232
Unemployment (2004): 8.10% Unemployment change (from 2000): -6.40% Median travel time to work: 23.30 minutes Working outside county of residence: 38.50%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Chickasaw County, Iowa

PO Box 311
New Hampton, IA 50659
Phone: (641) 394-2100
Fax: (641) 394-5541
www.chickasawcoia.org

In northeastern IA, north of Waterloo; esablished Jan 15, 1851 from Fayette County. Name Origin: For the Indian tribe, closely connected with the Choctaw, and of Muskhogean linguistic stock; meaning of name unknown

Area (sq mi):: 505.48 (land 504.64; water 0.84) Population per square mile: 24.90
Population 2005: 12,563 State rank: 62 Population change: 2000-20005 -4.10%; 1990-2000 -1.50% Population 2000: 13,095 (White 98.50%; Black or African American 0.10%; Hispanic or Latino 0.60%; Asian 0.30%; Other 0.90%). Foreign born: 0.90%. Median age: 39.70
Income 2000: per capita $18,237; median household $37,649; Population below poverty level: 8.30% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $24,765-$24,490
Unemployment (2004): 6.50% Unemployment change (from 2000): -0.70% Median travel time to work: 20.80 minutes Working outside county of residence: 28.50%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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27 in rural Chickasaw County after her family said she suffered an asthma attack," reads the article.
30, 2017, in an apartment in Alta Vista, Chickasaw County.
He served with the Chickasaw County Sheriffs Office from 1977 to 2001, first as a Deputy Sheriff, and in 1981 as Chief Deputy for a period of 20 years.
BOBBIE GENTRY: THE GIRL FROM CHICKASAW COUNTY (UMC) Bobbie Gentry was born Roberta Lee Streeter on July 27, 1942 in Woodland, Mississippi.
27.(1942) Roberta Streeter, better known as country singer Bobbie Gentry, was born in Chickasaw County.
She was born on May 6, 1912, to Walter and Lena Tessmer in Chickasaw County, Iowa, near the small town of New Hampton, three weeks after the sinking of the Titanic.
This review was prompted by field work during 2009 at the Pulliam Prairie in Chickasaw County, Mississippi (Campbell & Seymour 2011b, 2011c).
Because Okolona was a trade center for Chickasaw County, goods, especially cotton, were shipped from Okolona to faraway markets.
The Mississippi State Department of Health investigated a high incidence of TB in Chickasaw County (Miss.)--16 cases between June 1999 and March 2002--and traced the rise to cases of latent infection left untreated, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (MMWR 54[11]:222-24, 2003).
During June 1999-March 2002, a total of 16 tuberculosis (TB) cases were reported from Chickasaw County, Mississippi (2000 population: 19,440), corresponding to annual TB incidences of 20.5-27.6 cases per 100,000 population.
The building will be named for Chickasaw County furniture manufacturer Hassell H.
- Climatological data during the growing season for New Hampton, Chickasaw County, Iowa, April-August 1992-1993, and averages from 1961-1990 (normal)(a)