Florence County


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Florence County, South Carolina

180 N Irby
Florence, SC 29501
Phone: (843) 665-3031
Fax: (843) 665-3097
www.florenceco.org

In east-central SC, east of Sumter; organized Dec 22, 1888 from Marion, Darlington, Williamsburg, and Clarendon counties. Name Origin: For Florence Harllee, daughter of Gen. William Harllee, first president of the Wilmington and Manchester Railroad Co

Area (sq mi):: 803.74 (land 799.84; water 3.90) Population per square mile: 163.90
Population 2005: 131,097 State rank: 12 Population change: 2000-20005 4.20%; 1990-2000 10.00% Population 2000: 125,761 (White 58.20%; Black or African American 39.30%; Hispanic or Latino 1.10%; Asian 0.70%; Other 1.30%). Foreign born: 1.80%. Median age: 35.50
Income 2000: per capita $17,876; median household $35,144; Population below poverty level: 16.40% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $23,795-$26,088
Unemployment (2004): 8.20% Unemployment change (from 2000): 2.40% Median travel time to work: 24.00 minutes Working outside county of residence: 16.50%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Florence County seat (30,883)

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    Florence County, Wisconsin

    PO Box 410
    Florence, WI 54121
    Phone: (715) 528-3201
    Fax: (715) 528-4762
    www.florencewisconsin.com

    On northeastern border of WI; organized Mar 18, 1882 from Marinette and Oconto counties. Name Origin: For Florence Terry Hulst, wife of an early developer and mine owner, Dr. N. P. Hulst

    Area (sq mi):: 497.46 (land 488.03; water 9.43) Population per square mile: 10.20
    Population 2005: 4,974 State rank: 71 Population change: 2000-20005 -2.20%; 1990-2000 10.80% Population 2000: 5,088 (White 97.90%; Black or African American 0.20%; Hispanic or Latino 0.50%; Asian 0.30%; Other 1.30%). Foreign born: 0.60%. Median age: 41.90
    Income 2000: per capita $18,328; median household $34,750; Population below poverty level: 9.10% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $21,750-$24,146
    Unemployment (2004): 6.00% Unemployment change (from 2000): -0.70% Median travel time to work: 20.30 minutes Working outside county of residence: 62.10%
    Cities with population over 10,000: None
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    Then, on February 21, Secretary DeVos and Deputy Secretary Mitchell Zais traveled to Florence County, South Carolina, joining U.S.
    Trees S.C.: To support Florence County residents with free trees and education on strategic planting that will help save energy and money.
    The funeral for Florence County Sheriff's Investigator Farrah Turner, 36, drew relatives and colleagues together along with law enforcement representatives from around the country.
    "They thought it was a random search warrant," Sheriff Kenney Boone of Florence County, South Carolina, said at a news conference Wednesday night, when he and other local officials appeared distraught.
    Mike Nunn, a spokesman for the Florence County Sheriff's office, said the deputies were executing a search warrant when the gunman opened fire.
    But Florence County Sheriff Kenney Boone said several of his deputies came under attack as they tried to serve an otherwise routine search warrant in the Vintage Place subdivision on the city's western edge.
    US President Donald Trump said in a tweet "my thoughts and prayers are with the Florence County Sheriff's Office and the Florence Police Department tonight, in South Carolina." "We are forever grateful for what our Law Enforcement Officers do 24/7/365," he remarked.
    Florence County Sheriff's deputies were executing a search warrant when a man opened fire, said Maj.
    Plans to construction of a new solar project the Rankin Solar Center in Florence County.
    It assigned an Issuer Default Rating (IDR) to MRMC and affirmed the 'AA-' revenue rating on the outstanding series 2014 and series 2010A hospital revenue bonds issued by Florence County, SC on behalf of MRMC.
    The final two were Belvedere in Edgefield County and Lake City in Florence County.