Duval County

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Duval County, Texas

PO Box 248
San Diego, TX 78384
Phone: (361) 279-6274

In southern TX, west of Corpus Christi; organized Feb 1, 1858 from Live Oak, Starr, and Nueces counties. Name Origin: For Capt. Burr H. Duval (1809-36), an officer killed at Goliad during the Texas Revolution

Area (sq mi):: 1795.67 (land 1792.71; water 2.97) Population per square mile: 7.00
Population 2005: 12,578 State rank: 153 Population change: 2000-20005 -4.10%; 1990-2000 1.60% Population 2000: 13,120 (White 11.10%; Black or African American 0.50%; Hispanic or Latino 88.00%; Asian 0.10%; Other 19.10%). Foreign born: 3.40%. Median age: 33.80
Income 2000: per capita $11,324; median household $22,416; Population below poverty level: 27.20% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $15,499-$18,330
Unemployment (2004): 7.40% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.20% Median travel time to work: 26.50 minutes Working outside county of residence: 37.70%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Duval County/City of Jacksonville, Florida

117 W Duval St
Jacksonville, FL 32202
Phone: (904) 630-1178
Fax: (904) 630-2906

On the northeastern coast of FL; organized Aug 12, 1822 from Saint Johns County (prior to statehood). Name Origin: For William Pope DuVal (1784-1854), governor of the Florida Territory (1822-34)

Area (sq mi):: 918.24 (land 773.67; water 144.57) Population per square mile: 1068.20
Population 2005: 826,436 State rank: 7 Population change: 2000-20005 6.10%; 1990-2000 15.70% Population 2000: 778,879 (White 63.50%; Black or African American 27.80%; Hispanic or Latino 4.10%; Asian 2.70%; Other 3.70%). Foreign born: 5.90%. Median age: 34.10
Income 2000: per capita $20,753; median household $40,703; Population below poverty level: 11.90% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $28,920-$30,212
Unemployment (2004): 5.20% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.70% Median travel time to work: 25.20 minutes Working outside county of residence: 6.60%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Jacksonville County seat (777,704)
  • Jacksonville Beach (21,353)
  • Atlantic Beach (13,553)

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    Purpose of this bid is to establish firm discount percentage on published catalogs, website or descriptive price list, and sources of supply for furnishing and delivering various science supplies and equipment to be purchased by Duval County Public Schools (DCPS) for the period from date of award through December 31, 2017.
    Chartwells K12 has recently opened Create stations in other Duval County Public Schools this season, including Douglas Anderson School of the Arts and First Coast High School.
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    Back in 1959, white civic leaders in Jacksonville, Florida--angered by efforts to racially integrate public schools--named a high school in Duval County after the first Grand Wizard of the Ku Klux Klan (KKK), Confederate General Nathan B.
    Established Carpet Cleaning franchise, has 2 other franchise locations in St John & Duval County.
    After the Veterans Administration denied his claim seven years ago and failed to get him a primary care appointment more than one year ago, a Duval County defendant known in court as Mr.
    The Duval County School Board and City of Jacksonville have used the mulch as a playground surface and as a mulch replacement.
    Duval County School Board, a lawsuit brought by several students and their families who said the policy violates the separation of church and state.
    A confusing ballot in Duval County led voters to cast votes for two presidential candidates.
    In 1830, eighty-eight owners in Duval County, or one of every three heads of household, held 1,018 African Americans in bondage.
    The SBA encourages survivors to visit the Jacksonville, Duval County Disaster Outreach Center to apply for assistance.
    The Duval County Public Schools prequalifies all contractors who intend to submit bids for all construction projects exceeding $200,000 and electrical projects exceeding $50,000.