Hanover County

Hanover County, Virginia

7516 County Complex Rd PO Box 470
Hanover, VA 23069
Phone: (804) 365-6000
Fax: (804) 365-6234
www.co.hanover.va.us

In east-central VA, north of Richmond; organized 1720 from New Kent (prior to stateshood). Name Origin: For Hanover, the British royal house, which began with George I (1660-1727), the Duke of Hanover. The name was changed to Windsor during World War I to sound less German

Area (sq mi):: 474.08 (land 472.68; water 1.40) Population per square mile: 206.10
Population 2005: 97,426 State rank: 17 Population change: 2000-20005 12.90%; 1990-2000 36.40% Population 2000: 86,320 (White 87.80%; Black or African American 9.30%; Hispanic or Latino 1.00%; Asian 0.80%; Other 1.50%). Foreign born: 1.80%. Median age: 37.40
Income 2000: per capita $25,120; median household $59,223; Population below poverty level: 3.60% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $31,451-$33,980
Unemployment (2004): 2.90% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.50% Median travel time to work: 25.40 minutes Working outside county of residence: 64.70%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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According to the study of residents in North Carolina's New Hanover County, 62 percent of the coastal homeowners are not considering taking any action to reduce the vulnerabilities of their homes or enhance protections against future hurricanes.
According to a press release from the New Hanover County Sheriff's Office, officials responded to a residence Friday after receiving information that a dog had died at a veterinary office from "metal projectiles in his body."
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It is understood Cairney was accused of "indecent liberties with a child" but that the case was closed in 2007 without charges being pressed by the New Hanover County Sheriff 's Office.
Local media reports New Hanover County Commission Chairman Woody White used Facebook to criticize Cape Fear Community College for hosting Goldberg's concert June 23.
In New Hanover County Schools in North Carolina, administrators in 2016 added seat belts to five of their 163 buses as part of a state study.
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The little bank is Head quartered in Kinston, North Carolina, the little bank serves the Lenoir, Wayne, Onslow, Pitt, Craven and New Hanover county markets.
Two bids were received from companies vying for a contract to provide solid waste disposal services for New Hanover County.
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Since the special-use permit would be required along with the rezoning, Andrea said the request would go through the New Hanover County's conditional-use rezoning process.