Garden County

Garden County, Nebraska

PO Box 486
Oshkosh, NE 69154
Phone: (308) 772-3924
Fax: (308) 772-0124

In west-central NE, southeast of Scottsbluff; organized Nov 2, 1909 from Devel County. Name Origin: Named by John T. and William R. Twiford, the developers who thought it would become the "garden spot of the west."

Area (sq mi):: 1731.00 (land 1704.40; water 26.60) Population per square mile: 1.20
Population 2005: 1,997 State rank: 78 Population change: 2000-20005 -12.90%; 1990-2000 -6.80% Population 2000: 2,292 (White 97.30%; Black or African American 0.10%; Hispanic or Latino 1.40%; Asian 0.30%; Other 1.30%). Foreign born: 0.90%. Median age: 45.60
Income 2000: per capita $15,414; median household $26,458; Population below poverty level: 14.80% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $19,657-$25,644
Unemployment (2004): 3.50% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.40% Median travel time to work: 14.10 minutes Working outside county of residence: 13.50%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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The Garden County failed to reach the last four on scoring difference, with Down having a comfortable 7-22 to 2-15 win over Donegal in Letterkenny.
Grooms in The Garden County married at an average age of 36.3 in 2013 - 1.3 years older than the national average male marriage age of 35.
The Garden County's clash with London is the main course on the Croker menu as the finals of the Lory Meagher Cup and the Nicky Rackard Cup precede it.
All of the Garden County's goals arrived in the second half as Sean Furlong and Dean Odlum put them ahead.
www.crazykent is a website about how crazy Kent is, no not the garden county, rather a slightly bonkers American man who travels around with a rubbish bin on his back.
The absentees were hardly missed as the Garden County team stormed to wins on three of the four rinks.
This is largely because it is a garden county and that is how we are marketing it.
Under John O'Leary the Garden County's fortunes plummeted to embarrassing levels in the last two years but things have changed this term, and how.
James McKeeman, publisher of the Garden County News in Oshkosh, circulation 1,884, also said he would like the government to run ads in his paper.
The Garden County had fought back to trail by just four points when Maher got his second goal after 48 minutes.
This weekend Wicklow meet Carlow in the first match and without doubt the Garden County are a championship team.