Granville County

Granville County, North Carolina

PO Box 906
Oxford, NC 27565
Phone: (919) 693-4761
Fax: (919) 690-1766

On the central northern border of NC, north of Raleigh; organized Jun 28, 1746 (prior to statehood) from Edgecombe County. Name Origin: For John Carteret (1690-1763), Earl Granville, a lord proprietor who owned the district in which the new county was located

Area (sq mi):: 536.56 (land 531.12; water 5.45) Population per square mile: 101.10
Population 2005: 53,674 State rank: 50 Population change: 2000-20005 10.70%; 1990-2000 26.50% Population 2000: 48,498 (White 59.30%; Black or African American 34.90%; Hispanic or Latino 4.00%; Asian 0.40%; Other 4.00%). Foreign born: 4.00%. Median age: 36.20
Income 2000: per capita $17,118; median household $39,965; Population below poverty level: 11.70% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $22,352-$21,433
Unemployment (2004): 6.80% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.80% Median travel time to work: 27.40 minutes Working outside county of residence: 46.50%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Contract notice: Project management mission on the replacement of lock gates of the wet dock of the port of granville county.
April 27, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Second Amendment Foundation has won a preliminary injunction against a North Carolina statute that requires a person to demonstrate American citizenship prior to obtaining a concealed carry permit in a case involving a permanent resident of Granville County.
com), has announced that Frank Mundy II, PLS, director of geomatics for Stewart Engineering, has graduated from the Granville County Chamber of Commerce Leadership program.
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The case was heard in Granville County Superior Court on May 22, 2009.
While the pre-filing process may have worked well for Kern River, it hasn't done especially well by Dominion Resources, which had filed the second "pre-filing" application for the 280-mile Greenbrier Pipeline which would originate in Kanawha County, WV, and extend southeast to Granville County, NC.
The Granville County mental health office offered counseling on an outpatient basis, but no inpatient care, reported The Charlotte Observer in an investigative series exposing the lack of mental health care in North Carolina.
In order to mitigate the potential anticompetitive effects of the proposal in five of these markets (Columbus County, Granville County, Roanoke Rapids, Warren County, and Washington County), CBI has committed to divest a total of eight branches, controlling $129.
Union Bank & Trust Company, Granville County, North Carolina has signed with TransCard to market payroll, gift, and everyday prepaid cards through all their branches in Granville, Franklin, Vance and Person counties.
The firm also contrives to raise 55 jobs in Granville County by the end of 2019, and it has over 3,500 employees with six manufacturing facilities in four different countries, as well as sales and support offices in over 18 countries.
com)-- Congratulations to ActionCOACH Mike McConchie on being appointed to the Granville County Chamber of Commerce.