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Dickinson County, Kansas

PO Box 248
Abilene, KS 67410
Phone: (785) 263-3774
Fax: (785) 263-2045
www.dkcoks.com

In central KS, east of Salina; original county; organized Feb 20, 1855 (prior to statehood). Name Origin: For Daniel Stevens Dickinson (1800-66), U.S. senator from NY (1844-51)

Area (sq mi):: 852.12 (land 847.92; water 4.20) Population per square mile: 22.70
Population 2005: 19,209 State rank: 28 Population change: 2000-20005 -0.70%; 1990-2000 2.00% Population 2000: 19,344 (White 95.20%; Black or African American 0.60%; Hispanic or Latino 2.30%; Asian 0.30%; Other 2.70%). Foreign born: 1.70%. Median age: 40.00
Income 2000: per capita $17,780; median household $35,975; Population below poverty level: 7.50% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $23,155-$24,297
Unemployment (2004): 4.70% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.10% Median travel time to work: 21.20 minutes Working outside county of residence: 30.80%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Dickinson County, Michigan

PO Box 609
Iron Mountain, MI 49801
Phone: (906) 774-0988
Fax: (906) 774-4660
www.dickinsoncountymi.org

On the south-central border of the Upper Peninsula of MI, south of Ishpeming; established May 21, 1891 from Marquette County. Name Origin: For Donald McDonald Dickinson (1846-1917), U.S. postmaster-general (1887-89)

Area (sq mi):: 777.12 (land 766.34; water 10.78) Population per square mile: 36.60
Population 2005: 28,032 State rank: 52 Population change: 2000-20005 2.00%; 1990-2000 2.40% Population 2000: 27,472 (White 97.50%; Black or African American 0.10%; Hispanic or Latino 0.70%; Asian 0.40%; Other 1.40%). Foreign born: 1.10%. Median age: 40.00
Income 2000: per capita $18,516; median household $34,825; Population below poverty level: 9.10% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $25,257-$27,727
Unemployment (2004): 6.40% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.30% Median travel time to work: 15.70 minutes Working outside county of residence: 9.60%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Dickinson County, Iowa

1802 Hill Ave
Spirit Lake, IA 51360
Phone: (712) 336-3356
Fax: (712) 336-2677
www.co.dickinson.ia.us

On the northern border of IA; established Jan 15, 1851 from Kossuth County. Name Origin: For Daniel Stevens Dickinson (1800-66), U.S. senator from NY (1844-51)

Area (sq mi):: 403.69 (land 381.06; water 22.63) Population per square mile: 43.80
Population 2005: 16,687 State rank: 45 Population change: 2000-20005 1.60%; 1990-2000 10.20% Population 2000: 16,424 (White 98.40%; Black or African American 0.20%; Hispanic or Latino 0.70%; Asian 0.20%; Other 0.70%). Foreign born: 0.70%. Median age: 43.30
Income 2000: per capita $21,929; median household $39,020; Population below poverty level: 6.00% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $29,430-$31,559
Unemployment (2004): 4.20% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.40% Median travel time to work: 15.50 minutes Working outside county of residence: 19.40%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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In another project, MDOT partnered with the Dickinson County Road Commission and the city of Kingsford, MI, to use hot in-place recycling and warm-mix asphalt to rehabilitate a roadway section in Kingsford.
In addition to serving as the curator/chief historian of the Menominee Range Historical Museum, he is also the president of the Dickinson County Genealogical Society and president of the Dickinson County Library.
The new renewable wind power sources began delivery in January, comprising 201 megawatts from ENEL Green Power's Caney River wind farm in Elk County, Kansas, 150 megawatts from NextEra Energy Resources' White Oak Energy Center in McLean County, Ill, 101 megawatts from EDP Renewables North America's Lost Lakes wind farm in Dickinson County, Iowa and an additional 83 megawatts from EDP Renewables' Pioneer Prairie site in Howard and Mitchell counties, Iowa, which began producing wind energy for TVA in 2010.
Secretary Northey has served in a number of Farm Bureau offices at the county and state level, including serving as President, Vice President and committee chairman of the Dickinson County Farm Bureau.
US mobile network operator Verizon Wireless, a joint venture between Verizon Communications (NYSE: VZ)(NASDAQ: VZ) and Vodafone (LSE: VOD)(NASDAQ: VOD), today announced the activation of a new cell site in Dickinson County in the US State of Kansas.
Funding for the project came from many sources, including the city of Milford, Dickinson County Economic Development Group, the Iowa Department of Economic Development, the Iowa Energy Center and CoBank.
Dickinson County Historical Society 25th Annual Chisholm Trail Festival.
Just a bit to the southwest in Felch, Dickinson County, Michigan, New Mexico expatriate Ray DeMark found some pretty nice cockscomb marcasite associated with octahedral pyrite microcrystals in a road cut.
The UP's VAMC is like a remote outpost in the wilderness, as mentioned in the following letter the Dickinson County Board of Commissioners wrote to VISN officials on behalf of veterans and the local community.
If you've got rocks, you're going to find walleye eventually,'' said Jeff Morrison, a conservation officer for the Iowa Department of Natural Resources in recreation-crazed Dickinson County, home of the Great Lakes of Iowa.
My mother's parents, rural farmhouse in south Dickinson County, Kansas, is now a ripple in a wheat field.