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Delta County, Texas

90 Texas Hwy 24 S
Cooper, TX 75432
Phone: (903) 395-4118
Fax: (903) 395-4455

In northeastern TX, northeast of Dallas; organized Jul 29, 1870 from Lamar County. Name Origin: For its triangular shape, like the Greek letter delta.

Area (sq mi):: 277.92 (land 277.08; water 0.84) Population per square mile: 19.80
Population 2005: 5,480 State rank: 198 Population change: 2000-20005 2.90%; 1990-2000 9.70% Population 2000: 5,327 (White 86.70%; Black or African American 8.30%; Hispanic or Latino 3.10%; Asian 0.10%; Other 3.70%). Foreign born: 0.50%. Median age: 38.80
Income 2000: per capita $15,080; median household $29,094; Population below poverty level: 17.60% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $18,997-$20,091
Unemployment (2004): 7.30% Unemployment change (from 2000): 2.70% Median travel time to work: 27.70 minutes Working outside county of residence: 59.60%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Delta County, Colorado

501 Palmer St Suite 211
Delta, CO 81416
Phone: (970) 874-2150
Fax: (970) 874-2161
www.deltacounty.com

In west-central CO, southeast of Grand Junction; organized Feb 11, 1883 from Gunnison County. Name Origin: For the city, named for its location on the delta of the Uncompahgre River

Area (sq mi):: 1148.52 (land 1142.11; water 6.42) Population per square mile: 26.20
Population 2005: 29,947 State rank: 18 Population change: 2000-20005 7.60%; 1990-2000 32.70% Population 2000: 27,834 (White 86.00%; Black or African American 0.50%; Hispanic or Latino 11.40%; Asian 0.30%; Other 6.90%). Foreign born: 4.20%. Median age: 42.30
Income 2000: per capita $17,152; median household $32,785; Population below poverty level: 12.10% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $20,881-$21,518
Unemployment (2004): 5.20% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.10% Median travel time to work: 23.50 minutes Working outside county of residence: 21.40%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Delta County, Michigan

310 Ludington St
Escanaba, MI 49829
Phone: (906) 789-5105
Fax: (906) 789-5196
www.deltami.org

On the Upper Peninsula of MI on Green Bay; established Mar 9, 1843 from Schoolcraft County. Name Origin: For the Greek letter, which the shape of the county resembles

Area (sq mi):: 1991.58 (land 1170.03; water 821.56) Population per square mile: 32.80
Population 2005: 38,347 State rank: 43 Population change: 2000-20005 -0.40%; 1990-2000 2.00% Population 2000: 38,520 (White 95.50%; Black or African American 0.10%; Hispanic or Latino 0.50%; Asian 0.30%; Other 3.70%). Foreign born: 1.00%. Median age: 40.40
Income 2000: per capita $18,667; median household $35,511; Population below poverty level: 9.50% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $23,121-$24,704
Unemployment (2004): 7.90% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.60% Median travel time to work: 18.80 minutes Working outside county of residence: 11.90%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Escanaba County seat (12,752)

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    The Bureau of Reclamation has released a draft Finding of No Significant Impact and Environmental Assessment on the Fire Mountain Canal Salinity Reduction Piping Project located in Delta County, Colorado.
    This year's Superior Award recipient was the Delta County Historical Society in Escanaba.
    The students need lodging and meals, thus providing a significant economic boost to the small town in Delta County.
    The two remaining counties are Jackson County in Northern Colorado and Delta County on the Western Slope also were in the highest category.
    Officials for Gunnison County, as well as Colorado state officials, are opposing the request, the paper said, while Delta County representatives have remained neutral.
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    Catfish production is a major industry in Mississippi, and one Delta county in particular, Humphreys County, is known as the catfish capital of the world.
    The industry is silk, and the "Two Chinas" are the disparate social entities responsible for creating modern silk production in the Yangzi delta county of Wuxi (pronounced Wooshee)--one a group of urban merchants and industrialists, the other those rural families who produced the raw materials that fed the urban-based silk filatures.
    Two appendixes describe Mississippi Delta county supervisors and black elected officials on municipal governing bodies in Mississippi.
    In addition, Detroit resident Joseph Glencer arrowed a bruin in Delta County on September 25, 1999 that might also have been of B&C proportions.