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Floyd County, Iowa

101 S Main St
Charles City, IA 50616
Phone: (641) 228-7777
Fax: (641) 228-7772
www.floydcoia.org

In north-central IA, northwest of Waterloo; established Jan 15, 1851 from Chickasaw County. Name Origin: For Sgt. Charles Floyd (?-1804), a member of the Lewis and Clark expedition (1803-6). He is buried on the banks of the Missouri River; his is the first recorded death and burial of a white man in IA. Some claim for William Floyd (1734-1821), a signer of the Declaration of Independence

Area (sq mi):: 501.31 (land 500.56; water 0.74) Population per square mile: 32.80
Population 2005: 16,443 State rank: 46 Population change: 2000-20005 -2.70%; 1990-2000 -0.90% Population 2000: 16,900 (White 97.40%; Black or African American 0.20%; Hispanic or Latino 1.30%; Asian 0.40%; Other 1.20%). Foreign born: 1.10%. Median age: 40.30
Income 2000: per capita $17,091; median household $35,237; Population below poverty level: 9.30% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $22,242-$25,125
Unemployment (2004): 5.30% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.40% Median travel time to work: 18.40 minutes Working outside county of residence: 30.50%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Floyd County, Virginia

120 W Oxford St
Floyd, VA 24091
Phone: (540) 745-9300
Fax: (540) 745-9305
www.fin.org

In southwestern VA, southwest of Roanoke; organized Jan 15, 1831 from Montgomery and Franklin counties. Name Origin: For Gen. John Floyd (1783-1837), U.S. representative (1817-29) and governor of VA (1830-34)

Area (sq mi):: 381.23 (land 381.22; water 0.01) Population per square mile: 38.40
Population 2005: 14,649 State rank: 97 Population change: 2000-20005 5.60%; 1990-2000 15.60% Population 2000: 13,874 (White 95.70%; Black or African American 2.00%; Hispanic or Latino 1.30%; Asian 0.10%; Other 1.20%). Foreign born: 1.50%. Median age: 40.50
Income 2000: per capita $16,345; median household $31,585; Population below poverty level: 11.70% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $20,145-$21,375
Unemployment (2004): 3.80% Unemployment change (from 2000): -0.70% Median travel time to work: 33.60 minutes Working outside county of residence: 57.00%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Floyd County, Texas

100 Main St Courthouse Rm 101
Floydada, TX 79235
Phone: (806) 983-4900
Fax: (806) 983-4909

In the central TX panhandle, northeast of Lubbock; organized Aug 21, 1876 from Bexar County. Name Origin: For Dolfin Ward Floyd (1807-36), killed at the Alamo

Area (sq mi):: 992.51 (land 992.19; water 0.32) Population per square mile: 7.20
Population 2005: 7,174 State rank: 187 Population change: 2000-20005 -7.70%; 1990-2000 -8.50% Population 2000: 7,771 (White 49.90%; Black or African American 3.40%; Hispanic or Latino 45.90%; Asian 0.20%; Other 22.40%). Foreign born: 5.90%. Median age: 34.80
Income 2000: per capita $14,206; median household $26,851; Population below poverty level: 21.50% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $24,170-$24,973
Unemployment (2004): 6.90% Unemployment change (from 2000): -0.30% Median travel time to work: 16.50 minutes Working outside county of residence: 24.80%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Floyd County, Indiana

PO Box 1056
New Albany, IN 47151
Phone: (812) 948-5415
Fax: (812) 948-4711
www.warrickcounty.gov

On the southeast border of IN, northwest of Louisville, KY; organized Jan 2, 1819 from Harrison and Clark counties. Name Origin: According to most sources, for Gen. John Floyd (1783-1837), VA jurist, U.S. congressman from VA (1817-29), and governor (1830-34). Others claim Col. Davis Floyd, an associate of Aaron Burr and an important member of the IN General Assembly

Area (sq mi):: 148.31 (land 148.00; water 0.31) Population per square mile: 486.50
Population 2005: 71,997 State rank: 21 Population change: 2000-20005 1.70%; 1990-2000 10.00% Population 2000: 70,823 (White 92.70%; Black or African American 4.40%; Hispanic or Latino 1.10%; Asian 0.50%; Other 1.80%). Foreign born: 1.20%. Median age: 36.80
Income 2000: per capita $21,852; median household $44,022; Population below poverty level: 8.70% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $30,175-$31,848
Unemployment (2004): 4.90% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.70% Median travel time to work: 21.50 minutes Working outside county of residence: 57.90%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • New Albany County seat (36,877)

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    Floyd County, Kentucky

    PO Box 1089
    Prestonsburg, KY 41653
    Phone: (606) 886-3816
    Fax: (606) 886-8089
    www.floydcountykentucky.com

    In southeastern KY; established Dec 13, 1799 from Fleming, Mason, and Montgomery counties. Name Origin: For John Floyd (1783-1837), governor of VA (1830-34)

    Area (sq mi):: 395.46 (land 394.29; water 1.16) Population per square mile: 107.10
    Population 2005: 42,218 State rank: 22 Population change: 2000-20005 -0.50%; 1990-2000 -2.60% Population 2000: 42,441 (White 97.30%; Black or African American 1.30%; Hispanic or Latino 0.60%; Asian 0.20%; Other 0.70%). Foreign born: 0.60%. Median age: 36.70
    Income 2000: per capita $12,442; median household $21,168; Population below poverty level: 30.30% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $17,802-$20,290
    Unemployment (2004): 7.10% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.70% Median travel time to work: 25.80 minutes Working outside county of residence: 31.30%
    Cities with population over 10,000: None
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    Floyd County, Georgia

    12 E 4th Ave Suite 209
    Rome, GA 30162
    Phone: (706) 291-5110
    Fax: (706) 291-5248
    www.floydcountyga.org

    On northwestern border of GA; organized Dec 3, 1832 from Cherokee County. Name Origin: For Gen. John Floyd (1769-1839), officer in the GA militia and U.S. representative (1827-29)

    Area (sq mi):: 518.46 (land 513.13; water 5.33) Population per square mile: 183.60
    Population 2005: 94,198 State rank: 24 Population change: 2000-20005 4.00%; 1990-2000 11.50% Population 2000: 90,565 (White 79.10%; Black or African American 13.30%; Hispanic or Latino 5.50%; Asian 0.90%; Other 4.40%). Foreign born: 5.20%. Median age: 35.70
    Income 2000: per capita $17,808; median household $35,615; Population below poverty level: 14.40% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $23,236-$25,337
    Unemployment (2004): 4.60% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.30% Median travel time to work: 23.70 minutes Working outside county of residence: 18.10%
    Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Rome County seat (35,551)

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    That year, as noted in the October 2008 issue of The Floyd County Heritage, published by the Floyd County Historical Society, the company built a poured concrete building divided into small rooms and told the Serbs they would all have to live in that building, and pay $1 per week rent for the privilege.
    They scoured almost 300 acres of rugged terrain southeast of Lexington in Floyd County, Kentucky.
    They scoured almost 300 acres of rugged terrain south-east of Lexington in Floyd County, Kentucky, US.
    His name was Charles Graves and he was from Floyd County near Rome, Georgia.
    Farmers from Floyd County, Texas in the United States recently converged when one of their own could no longer harvest his crops for the season, after being diagnosed with leukemia.
    In 1998, FMC was leased to Floyd pursuant to a lease from the Hospital Authority of Floyd County (Authority), which terminates on March 31, 2049.
    Officials say the development in Floyd County is expected to create up to 110 jobs by 2021.
    American Resources also acquired an active surface mining operation focused on remining a coarse disposal area in Wayland, Floyd County, Kentucky.
    Police officers at the Floyd County Sheriff's Office, where Detective Hearne launched her career, were so touched by Cohen's display that they wanted to honor him as well.
    According to Atlanta based ABC News affiliate (http://www.wsbtv.com/news/local/video-teacher-is-repeatedly-slapped-during-fight-between-students/612117405) WSB-TV, the incident happened at Rome Middle School in Floyd County, Georgia.
    Travis Wayne Young was booked into the Lane County Jail on Sunday afternoon after being transferred from the Floyd County Sheriff's Office in New Albany, Ind.