Haywood County


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Haywood County, Tennessee

1 N Washington St
Brownsville, TN 38012
Phone: (731) 772-1432
Fax: (731) 772-3864

In southwestern TN, west of Jackson; organized Nov 3, 1823 from Western District (Indian lands). Name Origin: For John Haywood (1753-1826), NC attorney-general (1791-94) and TN supreme court judge (1816-26)

Area (sq mi):: 534.15 (land 533.20; water 0.95) Population per square mile: 36.90
Population 2005: 19,656 State rank: 65 Population change: 2000-20005 -0.70%; 1990-2000 1.90% Population 2000: 19,797 (White 45.90%; Black or African American 51.00%; Hispanic or Latino 2.60%; Asian 0.10%; Other 2.20%). Foreign born: 1.70%. Median age: 35.30
Income 2000: per capita $14,669; median household $27,671; Population below poverty level: 19.50% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $20,148-$21,792
Unemployment (2004): 8.60% Unemployment change (from 2000): -0.70% Median travel time to work: 24.00 minutes Working outside county of residence: 40.00%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Brownsville County seat (10,705)

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    Haywood County, North Carolina

    215 N Main St
    Waynesville, NC 28786
    Phone: (828) 452-6625
    Fax: (828) 452-6715
    www.gov.co.haywood.nc.us

    On the southwestern border of NC, west of Asheville; organized Dec 15, 1808 from Buncombe County. Name Origin: For John Haywood (1755-1827), NC state treasurer (1787-1827)

    Area (sq mi):: 554.62 (land 553.66; water 0.96) Population per square mile: 102.00
    Population 2005: 56,482 State rank: 44 Population change: 2000-20005 4.50%; 1990-2000 15.10% Population 2000: 54,033 (White 96.00%; Black or African American 1.30%; Hispanic or Latino 1.40%; Asian 0.20%; Other 1.60%). Foreign born: 1.60%. Median age: 42.30
    Income 2000: per capita $18,554; median household $33,922; Population below poverty level: 11.50% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $23,319-$24,324
    Unemployment (2004): 4.50% Unemployment change (from 2000): -1.20% Median travel time to work: 22.70 minutes Working outside county of residence: 27.20%
    Cities with population over 10,000: None
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    The Tennessee Valley Authority is asking the public for input on plans to purchase right-of-way easement and construct and operate a transmission line that would provide power to the new Memphis Regional Megasite, located in Haywood County.
    He was a founding member of the Haywood County Schools Foundation that was established in 1984 and he is still active with the Foundation.
    Sunburst Trout Farms is an artisanal, third generation company located in Haywood County, North Carolina.
    Pat Smathers, an attorney for the Haywood County Schools, sent a letter to the organizations citing concerns over the alleged criminal past of Kalei's father, Cash, and accusing him of seeking "publicity and financial gain.
    He was on the run for 14 hours before being recaptured and returned to Haywood County jail in Brownsville, Tennessee.
    In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Haywood County Animal Shelter, 245 Hemlock Street, Waynesville, NC 28786 in his memory.
    Festivities conclude Sunday, May 1 at the Haywood County Public Library, 678 South Haywood Street in Waynesville.
    The acquisition consists of Enron's 494- megawatt Brownsville generation facility located in Haywood County, Tennessee and the 504-megawatt Caledonia generation facility located in Lowndes County, Mississippi.
    We replaced our proprietary servers with Linux and our school district now uses open source software to run our firewall, mail, Internet site, intranet sites, WAN administration and monitoring, file and print services, and student information systems," said Michael Williams, Network Technology Director of Haywood County Schools.
    The company approved grants in its Western Region to the Asheville City Schools Foundation, the Buncombe County Schools Foundation and the Haywood County Schools Foundation.
    Farmers in Haywood County When: Tue 8:00 AM-12:00 PM; Thu 8:00 AM-12:00 PM Contact: (828) 646-3412
    Good Samaritan Clinic of Haywood County, Waynesville -- Awarded $27,500, of which $12,500 will be used for an upgraded phone system and a laptop computer for their satellite clinic in Canton.