Edmonson County

Edmonson County, Kentucky

PO Box 830
Brownsville, KY 42210
Phone: (270) 597-2624
Fax: (270) 597-9714

In central KY, northeast of Bowling Green; organized 1825 from Hart, Warren, and Grayson counties. Name Origin: For Capt. John Edmonson (1764-1813), an American officer in the War of 1812, killed at the Frenchtown Battle on the River Raisin, MI

Area (sq mi):: 308.01 (land 302.62; water 5.39) Population per square mile: 39.80
Population 2005: 12,030 State rank: 90 Population change: 2000-20005 3.30%; 1990-2000 12.40% Population 2000: 11,644 (White 98.00%; Black or African American 0.60%; Hispanic or Latino 0.60%; Asian 0.10%; Other 1.00%). Foreign born: 0.40%. Median age: 38.00
Income 2000: per capita $14,480; median household $25,413; Population below poverty level: 18.40% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $15,827-$17,165
Unemployment (2004): 5.70% Unemployment change (from 2000): -0.50% Median travel time to work: 33.90 minutes Working outside county of residence: 65.40%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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US Natural Gas Corp (OTCQB: UNGS), an energy exploration company with operations in the Appalachian Basin, has completed the acquisition of the Pine Grove Project, located in Edmonson County, Kentucky.
Mexico maintains restrictions on bird and poultry products from Edmonson County, Kentucky; Giles and Lincoln Counties, Tennessee; and Meeker County, Minnesota.
The families are part of a local food club that was the idea of Christy Ramey, the University of Kentucky Cooperative Extension Service's family and consumer science agent in Edmonson County.
Atmos Pipeline and Storage, a division of Atmos Energy Corp., has contracted with Walter Martin Excavating to construct a low pressure natural gas gathering system in Edmonson County, KY.
Goetz most recently held positions in ad sales and circulation for the Edmonson County News.
An Edmonson County, Kentucky, ordinance imposes a license tax on recreational businesses and businesses providing ticketing or reservation services for recreational businesses.
In 1997, two animals were submitted for testing from Edmonson County. The surrounding five counties submitted 98 animals for testing, for a total of 100 submissions from the six-county area (Figure 2a).
The 41 ozone attainment areas are: Monterey, Calif.; Miami and Tampa, Fla.; Jersey County, Ill.; Evansville, Indianapolis and South Bend, Ind.; Edmonson County, Lexington, Owensboro, and Paducah, Ky.; Lewiston, Maine; Manchester, N.H.; Albany, Buffalo, and Jefferson County, N.Y.; Greensboro and Raleigh, N.C.; Dayton, Toledo, Canton, Columbus and Youngstown, Ohio; Reading, Allentown, Altoona, Erie, Harrisburg, Johnstown, Lancaster and York, Penn.; Cherokee County, S.C.; Knoxville and Memphis, Tenn.; Richmond and Norfolk, Va.; Charleston, Parkersburg and Greenbrier, W.Va.; and Kewaunee and Walworth Counties, Wis.
Newly designated areas for ozone nonattainment include: Sussex County, DE; Jersey County, IL; Evansville, IN; Edmonson County Lexington/Fayette, Owensboro and Paducah, KY; Kent and Queen Anne's County, MD; Reno, NV; Albany, Schenectady, Troy, Buffalo, Niagara Falls, PoughKeepsie, and Essex and Jefferson Counties, NY; High Point and Raleigh-Durham, NC; Columbus, OH; Johnstown, PA; Cherokee County, SC; Knoxville, TN; Horfolk, Virginia Beach, and Newport News, VA; Seattle and Tacoma, WA; and Charleston, Greenbrier County and Parkersburg, WV.

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