Hardy County

Hardy County, West Virginia

204 Washington St Rm 111
Moorefield, WV 26836
Phone: (304) 530-0250
Fax: (304) 530-0251

In eastern panhandle of WV, south of Cumberland, MD; organized Oct 17, 1786 from Hampshire County. Name Origin: For Samuel Hardy (1758-85), member of VA house of delegates (1780) and a member of the Continental Congress (1783-85)

Area (sq mi):: 584.48 (land 583.39; water 1.09) Population per square mile: 22.80
Population 2005: 13,287 State rank: 42 Population change: 2000-20005 4.90%; 1990-2000 15.40% Population 2000: 12,669 (White 96.50%; Black or African American 1.90%; Hispanic or Latino 0.70%; Asian 0.10%; Other 1.10%). Foreign born: 0.50%. Median age: 38.90
Income 2000: per capita $15,859; median household $31,846; Population below poverty level: 13.10% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $19,159-$21,236
Unemployment (2004): 3.90% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.20% Median travel time to work: 26.00 minutes Working outside county of residence: 31.00%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Barr echoed that sentiment, pointing out that most of the visitors and retirees to Hardy County are coming from the Washington, D.C., metropolitan area.
The gasps of despair from the 461 hardy County fans who had made the long trip south were drowned out by the cheers of relief from the home support - until, that is, the stadium announcer gave them the date of the replay.
Announcing this on Tuesday, Zhone said that the project, in cooperation with Zhone's partner Goldfield Telecom, will provide both fibre and copper connectivity to the underserved rural mountain communities of Hardy county, West Virginia.
The Hardy County project will serve as a "turning point for underserved rural mountain communities," the White House said.
Inter-sex bass were also found in a study three years earlier, after fish kills about 170 miles upstream in the South Branch of the Potomac in Hardy County, West Virginia.
Our desire is not only to learn what our local youth want from their telecommunications company, but also to teach them about the industry and how much goes into providing modern, reliable telecommunications service, particularly in an area as rural as ours in Hardy County. The better informed today's youth are about how our business operates, the better prepared and willing they'll be to help us prepare for tomorrow.
The senator said the work done by Hardy Telecommunications demonstrated a commitment to a bottom line that wasn't focused solely on dollars and cents, but also on improved quality of life for Hardy County residents.
He also is active as a leader in education in Hardy County and has served on numerous committees and in leadership roles in this area.