Harnett County

Harnett County, North Carolina

PO Box 759
Lillington, NC 27546
Phone: (910) 893-7555
Fax: (910) 814-2662

In central NC, north of Fayetteville; organized Feb 7, 1855 from Cumberland County. Name Origin: For Cornelius Harnett (1723-81), patriot and member of the Continental Congress (1777-80)

Area (sq mi):: 601.30 (land 595.01; water 6.29) Population per square mile: 174.30
Population 2005: 103,692 State rank: 24 Population change: 2000-20005 13.90%; 1990-2000 34.20% Population 2000: 91,025 (White 68.90%; Black or African American 22.50%; Hispanic or Latino 5.90%; Asian 0.60%; Other 5.80%). Foreign born: 4.60%. Median age: 32.50
Income 2000: per capita $16,775; median household $35,105; Population below poverty level: 14.90% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $21,616-$22,837
Unemployment (2004): 5.20% Unemployment change (from 2000): -1.70% Median travel time to work: 29.20 minutes Working outside county of residence: 60.80%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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One of the grants will serve 60 students in Harnett County, and the other grant will serve 60 students in Lee County.
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Hasty is a retired school administrator formerly associated with the Harnett County Heritage Book Committee in North Carolina, and Winfree, her sister, is a retired lab technician associated with the Cooleemee Historical Association in North Carolina.
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Work locations: Harnett County GovernmentalComplex located at 301, 305, 307, 309, 311 West Cornelius Harnett Boulevard, Lillington, North Carolina, Harnett County Public Utilities Business Center at 700 McKinney Pkwy in Lillington, North Carolina and the Harnett County Detention Centerlocated at 175 Bain Street, Lillington, North Carolina.
Attending from the program were students Katie Hall, Nishal Patel, Jeremiah Roberts, Joshua Roberts, and Nathanael Turley, all from Harnett County, David Pope from Wake County, and Laser program lead instructor Gary Beasley.
From 1993-94 she served as a senator from North Carolina's 15 District and was the Harnett County Democratic Party Chair and president of the Democratic Women of Harnett County.