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Elbert County, Georgia

PO Box 619
Elberton, GA 30635
Phone: (706) 283-2005
Fax: (706) 213-7286
www.elbertga.com

On northeastern border of GA, northeast of Athens; organized Dec 10, 1790 from Wilkes County. Name Origin: For Gen. Samuel Elbert (1743-88), Revolutionary War hero and GA governor (1785-86)

Area (sq mi):: 374.54 (land 368.76; water 5.78) Population per square mile: 56.40
Population 2005: 20,799 State rank: 85 Population change: 2000-20005 1.40%; 1990-2000 8.20% Population 2000: 20,511 (White 65.80%; Black or African American 30.90%; Hispanic or Latino 2.40%; Asian 0.20%; Other 2.00%). Foreign born: 1.90%. Median age: 37.20
Income 2000: per capita $14,535; median household $28,724; Population below poverty level: 17.30% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $20,898-$22,274
Unemployment (2004): 5.20% Unemployment change (from 2000): -2.00% Median travel time to work: 21.20 minutes Working outside county of residence: 27.30%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Elbert County, Colorado

PO Box 597
Kiowa, CO 80117
Phone: (303) 621-3132
Fax: (303) 621-3166
www.elbertcolorado.com

In east-central CO, southeast of Denver; organized Feb 2, 1874, from Douglas and Greenwood counties (prior to statehood), the latter of which was organized in 1874 and abolished in 1878 by being divided between Bent and Elbert counties. Name Origin: For Samuel H. Elbert (1833-1907), CO territorial governor (1873-74) and chief justice of CO Supreme Court (1880-83)

Area (sq mi):: 1850.89 (land 1850.78; water 0.11) Population per square mile: 12.30
Population 2005: 22,788 State rank: 22 Population change: 2000-20005 14.70%; 1990-2000 106.00% Population 2000: 19,872 (White 93.20%; Black or African American 0.60%; Hispanic or Latino 3.90%; Asian 0.40%; Other 3.80%). Foreign born: 1.90%. Median age: 37.20
Income 2000: per capita $24,960; median household $62,480; Population below poverty level: 4.00% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $31,124-$30,522
Unemployment (2004): 4.60% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.80% Median travel time to work: 41.10 minutes Working outside county of residence: 71.60%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Georgia 72 from Comer in Madison County, across the Broad River and into Elbert County will be widened and rebuilt by E.
The Edwards Foundation for Rescued Animals - a small privately owned no-kill operation in Elbert County rescuing large animals for more than 25 years.
The tour will commence with an event at Elbert County, Colorado, the author's home.
The middle depicts an outline of Elbert County, for which Elberton is the seat of government, along with a smaller outline of the state.
Coffman had declared to a crowd in Elbert County on May 12, "I don't know whether Barack Obama was born in the United States of America.
But Elbert County sheriff's Lieutenant Michelle Mattive said she believed there was only one tornado, but due to its up-and-down movements gave the appearance of two.
Today, spoke hospitals in Georgia that are connected to MCG include Cobb Memorial Hospital, Elbert County Hospital, Emanuel County Hospital, Jefferson County Hospital, Jenkins County Hospital, McDuffie Regional Hospital, Morgan Memorial Hospital, Washington Regional Medical Center, Wills Memorial Hospital, and Tilt County Regional Medical Center.
The Elbert County Courthouse in Kiowa, Colorado, for example, is only 21 years old, but it has been closed for most of the last two years due to mold-related health hazards caused by a leaky roof and an unsealed foundation.
and serving; as a volunteer escort for elderly citizens visiting the Elbert County Fair.
The woman had been a volunteer at the 40-acre refuge in rural Elbert County for two years.
Mainly coterminous with Douglas County, the district includes a small portion of Elbert County.
Mustang Creek depending on the results of its El Paso County well might drill a second well in Elbert County on a private ranch about two miles northeast of the El Paso County well.