Kane County


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Kane County, Illinois

719 Rt 31
Geneva, IL 60134
Phone: (630) 232-5950
Fax: (630) 232-5866
www.co.kane.il.us

In northeastern IL, west of Chicago; organized Jan 16, 1836 from La Salle County. Name Origin: For Elisha Kent Kane (1796-1835), IL legislator, jurist, and U.S. senator (1825-35)

Area (sq mi):: 524.08 (land 520.44; water 3.64) Population per square mile: 926.40
Population 2005: 482,113 State rank: 5 Population change: 2000-20005 19.30%; 1990-2000 27.30% Population 2000: 404,119 (White 67.70%; Black or African American 5.80%; Hispanic or Latino 23.70%; Asian 1.80%; Other 13.10%). Foreign born: 15.70%. Median age: 32.20
Income 2000: per capita $24,315; median household $59,351; Population below poverty level: 6.70% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $30,677-$29,740
Unemployment (2004): 5.90% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.70% Median travel time to work: 27.30 minutes Working outside county of residence: 44.10%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Elgin (97,761)
  • Carpentersville (35,980)
  • Saint Charles (32,134)
  • Batavia (26,901)
  • Geneva County seat (22,913)
  • South Elgin (20,746)
  • North Aurora (13,677)

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    Kane County, Utah

    76 N Main St
    Kanab, UT 84741
    Phone: (435) 644-2458
    Fax: (435) 644-2052
    www.kaneutah.com

    On the central southern border of UT; organized Jan 16, 1864 (prior to statehood) from Washington County. Name Origin: For Gen. Thomas Leiper Kane (1822-83), Union army officer and friend to the Mormons who acted as an intermediary in the so-called Mormon War of 1858

    Area (sq mi):: 4108.42 (land 3991.96; water 116.46) Population per square mile: 1.60
    Population 2005: 6,202 State rank: 24 Population change: 2000-20005 2.60%; 1990-2000 17.00% Population 2000: 6,046 (White 94.70%; Black or African American 0.00%; Hispanic or Latino 2.30%; Asian 0.20%; Other 3.70%). Foreign born: 2.90%. Median age: 39.10
    Income 2000: per capita $15,455; median household $34,247; Population below poverty level: 7.90% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $21,637-$24,237
    Unemployment (2004): 5.70% Unemployment change (from 2000): 2.20% Median travel time to work: 18.90 minutes Working outside county of residence: 28.80%
    Cities with population over 10,000: None
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    References in periodicals archive ?
    A Kane County jury had convicted Solomon Bey on June 19 of three felony counts of unlawful delivery of a controlled substance.
    IT WAS ALL FUN and games during the launch of National Public Health Week at Kane County Health Department in AURORA, ILL.
    Kane County, IL, has been awarded more than $2.27 million in federal disaster aid for five infrastructure projects aimed at alleviating chronic flooding.
    On March 21, 2003, the Kane County Health Department was notified about 6 cases of presumptive myocarditis and 1 case of pericarditis that occurred in patients hospitalized in Kane County, Illinois, within a 2-week period from February 26 to March 10.
    CASA Kane County's 16th annual Golf for a Child Invitational will be held on Monday, Aug.
    Byline: Submitted by Forest Preserve District of Kane County
    Byline: Submitted by Kane County Division of Transportation
    Parents who will be registering their children for school are invited to come to the Kane County clerk's office, 719 S.
    The Kane County Board honored 25 county employees for 20 years of service on July 9.