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Elk County, Kansas

127 N Pine
Howard, KS 67349
Phone: (620) 374-2490
Fax: (620) 374-2771
www.elk.kansasgov.com

In southeastern KS, southeast of Wichita; organized Mar 3, 1875 from Howard County, which was organized in 1855 (named Godfrey and changed to Seward in 1867) and abolished at the time of its division into Chautauqua and Elk counties. Name Origin: For the large North American deer, the elk or wapiti

Area (sq mi):: 650.36 (land 647.29; water 3.07) Population per square mile: 4.80
Population 2005: 3,075 State rank: 87 Population change: 2000-20005 -5.70%; 1990-2000 -2.00% Population 2000: 3,261 (White 94.50%; Black or African American 0.20%; Hispanic or Latino 2.20%; Asian 0.20%; Other 4.60%). Foreign born: 0.70%. Median age: 46.00
Income 2000: per capita $16,066; median household $27,267; Population below poverty level: 13.80% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $19,722-$21,214
Unemployment (2004): 5.40% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.50% Median travel time to work: 34.00 minutes Working outside county of residence: 39.30%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Elk County, Pennsylvania

PO Box 448
Ridgway, PA 15853
Phone: (814) 776-1161
Fax: (814) 776-5379
www.co.elk.pa.us

In west-central PA, west of Williamsport; organized Apr 18, 1843 from Jefferson, Clearfield, and McKean counties. Name Origin: For the North American elk, once common in the county

Area (sq mi):: 832.23 (land 828.65; water 3.58) Population per square mile: 40.50
Population 2005: 33,577 State rank: 59 Population change: 2000-20005 -4.40%; 1990-2000 0.70% Population 2000: 35,112 (White 98.70%; Black or African American 0.10%; Hispanic or Latino 0.40%; Asian 0.30%; Other 0.50%). Foreign born: 1.10%. Median age: 39.40
Income 2000: per capita $18,174; median household $37,550; Population below poverty level: 7.00% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $25,701-$27,492
Unemployment (2004): 5.80% Unemployment change (from 2000): -3.20% Median travel time to work: 16.80 minutes Working outside county of residence: 10.40%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Saint Marys (14,081)

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    He is a 1994 graduate of Elk County Christian High School and a 1999 graduate of Rochester Institute of Technology.
    Phase II facilities will be designed to provide additional transportation capacity for at least 300,000 Dth/d and will consist of 50 miles of pipeline and compression, extending the Phase I facilities through Clearfield and Jefferson counties to Supply Corporation's Line K in western Elk County for an anticipated in-service date of November 2012.
    St Mary's Municipal Airport in Elk County is receiving USD22,500 for upgrading and improving its airport refuelling facility.
    Elk County will develop a treatment team that enhances collaboration between the mental health and criminal justice systems.
    AP--After decades of making wine at his Elk County, PA, farm, Angelo Segalla figured there had to be a better way to clean the sediment from empty bottles and jugs.
    OTCBB:EMCF), the parent holding company of The Farmers National Bank of Emlenton, today announced that it completed the merger conversion with the Elk County Savings and Loan Association in Ridgway, PA.
    The Department of Environmental Protection (DEP), Bureau of Conservation and Restoration, is soliciting bids from qualified contractors to design, install, operate, maintain and supply a hydrogen peroxide bulk storage and feed system at the Brandy Camp Acid Mine Drainage (AMD) Plant located in Horton Township, Elk County, Pennsylvania.
    OTCBB:EMCF), the parent holding company of The Farmers National Bank of Emlenton, today announced the results of the subscription and community offering in connection with the conversion merger of Elk County Savings and Loan Association.
    Contract award: purchase of electricity for offices and institutions of the city of elk, elk county and municipal department of communications sp.
    OTCBB:EMCF), the parent holding company of The Farmers National Bank of Emlenton, today announced that it has commenced a subscription and community offering in connection with the conversion merger of Elk County Savings and Loan Association.
    April 23, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In an effort to further safeguard natural resources and enhance the experience of all trail-users, the Department of Conservation and Natural Resources has announced local changes affecting horseback riding will be forthcoming along the Thunder Mountain Equestrian Trail in Elk State Forest, Elk County.