Ellis County


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Ellis County, Oklahoma

PO Box 197
Arnett, OK 73832
Phone: (580) 885-7301
Fax: (580) 885-7258

On the western border of OK, below the panhandle; organized Nov 16, 1907 from Day (which had been the northern part of Roger Mills County and was now abolished) and Woodward counties. Name Origin: For Albert H. Ellis, an OK constitutional convention delegate in 1907

Area (sq mi):: 1231.84 (land 1229.14; water 2.70) Population per square mile: 3.20
Population 2005: 3,963 State rank: 73 Population change: 2000-20005 -2.70%; 1990-2000 -9.40% Population 2000: 4,075 (White 94.80%; Black or African American 0.00%; Hispanic or Latino 2.60%; Asian 0.10%; Other 3.50%). Foreign born: 0.80%. Median age: 45.30
Income 2000: per capita $16,472; median household $27,951; Population below poverty level: 12.50% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $21,340-$25,323
Unemployment (2004): 2.60% Unemployment change (from 2000): -0.50% Median travel time to work: 18.70 minutes Working outside county of residence: 31.40%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Ellis County, Kansas

PO Box 720
Hays, KS 67601
Phone: (785) 628-9410
Fax: (785) 628-9413
www.ellisco.org

In central KS, west of Salina; organized Feb 26, 1867 from unorganized territory. Name Origin: For George Ellis (?-1854) KS infantryman killed during the Civil War

Area (sq mi):: 900.47 (land 899.97; water 0.50) Population per square mile: 29.70
Population 2005: 26,767 State rank: 21 Population change: 2000-20005 -2.70%; 1990-2000 5.80% Population 2000: 27,507 (White 95.10%; Black or African American 0.70%; Hispanic or Latino 2.40%; Asian 0.80%; Other 2.40%). Foreign born: 2.30%. Median age: 32.70
Income 2000: per capita $18,259; median household $32,339; Population below poverty level: 12.90% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $24,773-$28,356
Unemployment (2004): 3.80% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.20% Median travel time to work: 13.80 minutes Working outside county of residence: 7.20%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Hays County seat (19,841)

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    Ellis County, Texas

    1201 N Hwy 77 Suite B
    Waxahachie, TX 75165
    Phone: (972) 825-5071
    Fax: (972) 923-5010
    www.co.ellis.tx.us

    In east-central TX, south of Dallas; organized Dec 20, 1849 from Navarro County. Name Origin: Named by Gen. Edward H. Tarrant (1796-1858) for his friend, Richard Ellis (1781-1846), AL jurist and legislator, and member of the Constitutional Congress that declared TX independent from Mexico in 1836

    Area (sq mi):: 951.66 (land 939.91; water 11.75) Population per square mile: 142.00
    Population 2005: 133,474 State rank: 25 Population change: 2000-20005 19.90%; 1990-2000 30.80% Population 2000: 111,360 (White 71.30%; Black or African American 8.60%; Hispanic or Latino 18.40%; Asian 0.40%; Other 10.40%). Foreign born: 7.10%. Median age: 33.20
    Income 2000: per capita $20,212; median household $50,350; Population below poverty level: 8.60% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $26,750-$26,881
    Unemployment (2004): 5.60% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.40% Median travel time to work: 30.30 minutes Working outside county of residence: 51.40%
    Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Waxahachie County seat (24,654)
  • Ennis (18,551)
  • Midlothian (11,599)

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    Cope, who has rallied opponents throughout his campaign, spoke at each Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) hearing, Monday night in Navarro County and Tuesday night in Ellis County.
    The Ellis County district attorney's office has charged the student with two counts of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.
    EST 6 Ellis County Sheriff's Office officials said the student apprehended after Monday's shooting at Italy High School used a semi-automatic 380 handgun.
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    The spectre of high-speed rail is like a dark cloud over us," Becky Scasta, who has an Ellis County farmhouse, testified at a Texas House Transportation Committee hearing on four bullet train bills.
    Fluor Corporation (NYSE FLR) revealed on Thursday that it won a bid-build contract for the construction of the Texas Department of Transportation's (TxDOT) US 287 Project in Ellis County.
    A Federal Aviation Administration statement says the Bell 525 Relentless helicopter was destroyed in the accident Wednesday in Ellis County.
    The project was completed in December 2014 and focused on appealing to each community of the nine-plus cities within Ellis County that the facility serves, while at the same time providing an intimate experience.
    Secondary sources that contextualize Moyer's experience in rural Oklahoma schools include Donna Stephens (1990), One-Room School: Teaching in 1930s Western Oklahoma; and Darrel Riffel (1998), Ellis County Country Schools, 1893-1955, which provides specific information on the one-room school where Moyer taught.
    The second will originate near the town of Arnett in Ellis County, OK.
    berlandieri were examined from Ellis County, Kansas (n = 10), Otero County, New Mexico (n = 13), Erath County, Texas (n = 14), and Lubbock County, Texas (n = 9).