Hampshire County


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Hampshire County, Massachusetts

99 Main St Rm 205
Northampton, MA 01060
Phone: (413) 584-0557
Fax: (413) 584-1465

In west-central MA, north of Springfield, organized May 7, 1662 from Middlesex County. Name Origin: Named by Capt. John Mason (1586-1635) for the county of Hampshire, England

Area (sq mi):: 545.44 (land 529.03; water 16.41) Population per square mile: 289.80
Population 2005: 153,339 State rank: 10 Population change: 2000-20005 0.70%; 1990-2000 3.90% Population 2000: 152,251 (White 89.50%; Black or African American 2.00%; Hispanic or Latino 3.40%; Asian 3.40%; Other 3.60%). Foreign born: 6.60%. Median age: 34.40
Income 2000: per capita $21,685; median household $46,098; Population below poverty level: 9.40% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $27,395-$28,903
Unemployment (2004): 3.80% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.30% Median travel time to work: 21.90 minutes Working outside county of residence: 36.50%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Northampton County seat (28,930)
  • Easthampton (16,089)

  • See other counties in .

    Hampshire County, West Virginia

    PO Box 806
    Romney, WV 26757
    Phone: (304) 822-5112
    Fax: (304) 822-4039
    www.co.hampshire.wv.us

    In eastern panhandle of WV, southeast of Cumberland, MD. Oldest county of what is now WV; organized Feb 27, 1754 from Frederick and Augusta counties (in VA). Name Origin: For the county in England

    Area (sq mi):: 644.62 (land 641.72; water 2.90) Population per square mile: 34.30
    Population 2005: 22,025 State rank: 32 Population change: 2000-20005 9.00%; 1990-2000 22.50% Population 2000: 20,203 (White 97.70%; Black or African American 0.80%; Hispanic or Latino 0.60%; Asian 0.20%; Other 0.90%). Foreign born: 0.60%. Median age: 38.50
    Income 2000: per capita $14,851; median household $31,666; Population below poverty level: 16.30% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $18,758-$19,929
    Unemployment (2004): 4.50% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.00% Median travel time to work: 39.70 minutes Working outside county of residence: 56.60%
    Cities with population over 10,000: None
    See other counties in .
    References in periodicals archive ?
    East Sussex County Council, Kent County Council, Hampshire County Council and Slough Borough Council received a Highly Commended award in the Primary Authority category at the Regulatory Excellence Awards in June 2019.
    Release date- 08082019 - Morgan Sindall Construction has been awarded lots on a major construction framework for Hampshire County Council, worth a total of GBP200 million.
    Summary: London [UK], Mar 19 (ANI): Dimuth Karunaratne upcoming stint with the Hampshire county may get cancelled, as Sri Lanka's selectors are considering him to take over the ODI captaincy for the World Cup.
    Upon request from Hampshire County Commissioner Bob Hott, Jeff Slack, Region 8 Solid Waste Authority director, told the commission that recycling is not feasible in Hampshire County.
    Hampshire County Council (HCC) Highways and HBC council officers have removed debris from the area and HCC officers are still clearing fallen trees."
    Hampshire County Council found itself embroiled in a court row over the issue - highlighted in the Examiner earlier this month.
    I AM writing to express my dismay over the very poor changing facilities offered to the players of Hampshire County Cricket Club by Lancashire at the recent match played at Aigburth.
    Waite was first registered as a foster carer with Hampshire County Council in 2002 and later worked for a private firm, but he did not look after the boy, the jury was told.
    US mobile network operator Verizon Wireless has announced details of recent investment in Hampshire County, Massachusetts with the activation of a new cell site in the area.
    Michael's Book Award; John and Abigail Adams Scholarship; Worcester Polytechnic Institute scholarship; Franklin Division All-League Soccer; Hampshire County Soccer Senior All-Star; Soccer Division III All-Western Massachusetts first team; Bi-County West All League Basketball; Hampshire County Basketball Senior All-Star; Division III Hall of Fame Senior All-Star Basketball, Basketball Division III All Western Massachusetts first team.

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