Edwards County


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Edwards County, Illinois

50 E Main St
Albion, IL 62806
Phone: (618) 445-2115
Fax: (618) 445-4941

In southeastern IL, south of Olney; organized Nov 28, 1814 (prior to statehood) from Madison and Gallatin counties. Name Origin: For Ninian Edwards (1775-1833), KY legislator and jurist, and territorial (1809-18) and civil (1826-30) governor of IL

Area (sq mi):: 222.66 (land 222.35; water 0.31) Population per square mile: 30.50
Population 2005: 6,784 State rank: 95 Population change: 2000-20005 -2.70%; 1990-2000 -6.30% Population 2000: 6,971 (White 98.50%; Black or African American 0.10%; Hispanic or Latino 0.50%; Asian 0.40%; Other 0.60%). Foreign born: 0.40%. Median age: 40.50
Income 2000: per capita $16,187; median household $31,816; Population below poverty level: 9.80% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $22,070-$24,985
Unemployment (2004): 4.90% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.00% Median travel time to work: 22.50 minutes Working outside county of residence: 35.00%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Edwards County, Kansas

312 Massachusetts Ave
Kinsley, KS 67547
Phone: (620) 659-3000
Fax: (620) 659-2583
www.edwardscounty.org

In south-central KS, northeast of Dodge City; organized Mar 7, 1874 from Kiowa County. Name Origin: For W.C. and R.E. Edwards, prominent early KS settlers

Area (sq mi):: 622.10 (land 622.02; water 0.08) Population per square mile: 5.30
Population 2005: 3,292 State rank: 83 Population change: 2000-20005 -4.60%; 1990-2000 -8.90% Population 2000: 3,449 (White 89.00%; Black or African American 0.30%; Hispanic or Latino 9.70%; Asian 0.30%; Other 6.90%). Foreign born: 6.70%. Median age: 41.00
Income 2000: per capita $17,586; median household $30,530; Population below poverty level: 10.40% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $25,175-$28,515
Unemployment (2004): 3.60% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.70% Median travel time to work: 18.80 minutes Working outside county of residence: 24.60%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Edwards County, Texas

PO Box 184
Rocksprings, TX 78880
Phone: (830) 683-2235
Fax: (830) 683-5376

In southwestern TX, northeast of Del Rio; organized Feb 1, 1858 from Bexar County. Name Origin: For Hayden Edwards (1771-1849), founder of a colony at Nacogdoches in Mexican TX (1825)

Area (sq mi):: 2119.95 (land 2119.75; water 0.19) Population per square mile: 0.90
Population 2005: 1,987 State rank: 237 Population change: 2000-20005 -8.10%; 1990-2000 -4.60% Population 2000: 2,162 (White 53.70%; Black or African American 0.80%; Hispanic or Latino 45.10%; Asian 0.10%; Other 15.80%). Foreign born: 10.80%. Median age: 39.00
Income 2000: per capita $12,691; median household $25,298; Population below poverty level: 31.60% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $14,604-$19,338
Unemployment (2004): 4.30% Unemployment change (from 2000): -0.30% Median travel time to work: 23.40 minutes Working outside county of residence: 23.90%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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It was the Chester YellowJacket home football opener against the Lions of Edwards County.
In the small West Texas town of Rocksprings, a predominantly Latino community with a population of 1,400, Edwards County sheriff's deputies diligently reach out to voters they think shouldn't be voting in local elections.
Oil exploration company Explortex Energy Inc (Pink Sheets:EXPX) filed an 8K on 28 February 2011 disclosing the purchase of a 51% working interest in 200 acres of an Oil Lease in Edwards County, Texas from UHC Petroleum Services Corp for USD5.5m total, it revealed on Friday.
Through subsidiaries it holds four leasehold properties totaling 30,500 acres in Edwards County, Texas and Chaves and Roosevelt Counties, New Mexico, that are estimated to contain in excess of 275 million barrels of remaining oil-in-place.
Byline: Dyfed Edwards County councillor for Pen-y-groes
Belton said the team is ready for Friday's opener against Edwards County, who will bring a good quarterback and several good running backs and receivers in W.O.
Glen Rose Petroleum will use the financing to acquire an undivided 12.5% working interest in the non-producing portions of its leases in the Wardlaw Field in Edwards County, Texas.
Although no specific locality was noted for the Edwards County specimen, this record represents an extension of the species' southern range.
The Bearcats face a very tough road schedule, including playoff teams Fairfield, Sesser-Valier-Waltonville and Edwards County in consecutive weeks.
SVW stays on the road in Weeks 2 and 3 at Carmi White County and at Edwards County (Albion) before finally returning to Sesser for the first home game on Sept.