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Lewis County, Washington

360 NW North St
Chehalis, WA 98532
Phone: (360) 748-9121
Fax: (360) 748-1639
fortress.wa.gov/lewisco/home

In southwestern WA, south of Tacoma; original county; organized Dec 21, 1845 (prior to statehood). Name Origin: For Meriwether Lewis (1774-1809), co-leader of the Lewis and Clark expedition (1804-06)

Area (sq mi):: 2436.26 (land 2407.64; water 28.63) Population per square mile: 30.10
Population 2005: 72,449 State rank: 15 Population change: 2000-20005 5.60%; 1990-2000 15.60% Population 2000: 68,600 (White 90.60%; Black or African American 0.40%; Hispanic or Latino 5.40%; Asian 0.70%; Other 6.00%). Foreign born: 4.10%. Median age: 38.40
Income 2000: per capita $17,082; median household $35,511; Population below poverty level: 14.00% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $22,246-$23,694
Unemployment (2004): 8.30% Unemployment change (from 2000): -1.10% Median travel time to work: 25.70 minutes Working outside county of residence: 20.10%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Centralia (15,250)

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    Lewis County, Tennessee

    110 N Park St Rm 108
    Hohenwald, TN 38462
    Phone: (931) 796-3378
    Fax: (931) 796-6010
    www.lewisedc.org

    In west-central TN, southwest of Nashville; organized Dec 21, 1843 from Hickman, Maury, Wayne, and Lawrence counties. Name Origin: For Meriwether Lewis (1774-1809), co-leader of the Lewis and Clark Expedition (1804-06)

    Area (sq mi):: 282.48 (land 282.09; water 0.38) Population per square mile: 40.50
    Population 2005: 11,435 State rank: 85 Population change: 2000-20005 0.60%; 1990-2000 22.90% Population 2000: 11,367 (White 96.20%; Black or African American 1.50%; Hispanic or Latino 1.20%; Asian 0.20%; Other 1.30%). Foreign born: 1.00%. Median age: 37.30
    Income 2000: per capita $14,664; median household $30,444; Population below poverty level: 13.40% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $17,536-$19,054
    Unemployment (2004): 7.10% Unemployment change (from 2000): -2.40% Median travel time to work: 28.50 minutes Working outside county of residence: 45.50%
    Cities with population over 10,000: None
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    Lewis County, New York

    PO Box 232
    Lowville, NY 13367
    Phone: (315) 376-5333
    Fax: (315) 376-3768
    lewiscountyny.org

    In north-central NY, east of Syracuse; organized Mar 28, 1805 from Oneida County. Name Origin: For Morgan Lewis (1754-1844), officer in the Revolutionary War and the War of 1812, NY legislator, and governor (1804-07)

    Area (sq mi):: 1289.89 (land 1275.42; water 14.47) Population per square mile: 20.80
    Population 2005: 26,571 State rank: 59 Population change: 2000-20005 -1.40%; 1990-2000 0.60% Population 2000: 26,944 (White 97.80%; Black or African American 0.40%; Hispanic or Latino 0.60%; Asian 0.20%; Other 1.30%). Foreign born: 1.10%. Median age: 36.80
    Income 2000: per capita $14,971; median household $34,361; Population below poverty level: 13.20% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $19,615-$20,608
    Unemployment (2004): 6.70% Unemployment change (from 2000): -1.90% Median travel time to work: 21.00 minutes Working outside county of residence: 33.50%
    Cities with population over 10,000: None
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    Lewis County, Missouri

    100 Lafayette St
    Monticello, MO 63457
    Phone: (573) 767-5205
    Fax: (573) 767-8245

    On the northeastern border of MO, northeast of Columbia; organized Jan 2, 1833 from Marion County. Name Origin: For Meriwether Lewis (1774-1809), co-leader of the Lewis and Clark Expedition (1804-06)

    Area (sq mi):: 510.85 (land 505.01; water 5.85) Population per square mile: 20.20
    Population 2005: 10,186 State rank: 88 Population change: 2000-20005 -2.90%; 1990-2000 2.60% Population 2000: 10,494 (White 95.60%; Black or African American 2.50%; Hispanic or Latino 0.70%; Asian 0.20%; Other 1.30%). Foreign born: 0.60%. Median age: 36.00
    Income 2000: per capita $14,746; median household $30,651; Population below poverty level: 16.10% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $17,969-$19,851
    Unemployment (2004): 4.90% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.80% Median travel time to work: 22.90 minutes Working outside county of residence: 43.20%
    Cities with population over 10,000: None
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    Lewis County, Idaho

    510 Oak St Rm 1
    Nezperce, ID 83543
    Phone: (208) 937-2251
    Fax: (208) 937-9233
    www.lewiscountyid.org

    In central-western ID, southeast of Lewiston; organized Mar 3, 1911 from Nez Perce County. Name Origin: For Meriwether Lewis (1774-1809), co-leader of the Lewis and Clark expedition (1804-06)

    Area (sq mi):: 479.81 (land 479.04; water 0.77) Population per square mile: 7.80
    Population 2005: 3,750 State rank: 40 Population change: 2000-20005 0.10%; 1990-2000 6.60% Population 2000: 3,747 (White 91.50%; Black or African American 0.30%; Hispanic or Latino 1.90%; Asian 0.40%; Other 7.00%). Foreign born: 1.10%. Median age: 42.50
    Income 2000: per capita $15,942; median household $31,413; Population below poverty level: 12.00% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $22,829-$23,651
    Unemployment (2004): 3.60% Unemployment change (from 2000): -3.90% Median travel time to work: 21.30 minutes Working outside county of residence: 38.00%
    Cities with population over 10,000: None
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    Lewis County, Kentucky

    514 2nd St
    Vanceburg, KY 41179
    Phone: (606) 796-2722
    Fax: (606) 796-0822

    On northeastern border of KY, west of Ashland; established Dec 2, 1806 from Mason County. Name Origin: For Meriwether Lewis (1774-1809), co-leader of the Lewis and Clark Expedition (1804-06)

    Area (sq mi):: 495.70 (land 484.49; water 11.21) Population per square mile: 28.60
    Population 2005: 13,872 State rank: 81 Population change: 2000-20005 -1.60%; 1990-2000 8.20% Population 2000: 14,092 (White 98.60%; Black or African American 0.20%; Hispanic or Latino 0.40%; Asian 0.00%; Other 0.80%). Foreign born: 0.10%. Median age: 35.90
    Income 2000: per capita $12,031; median household $22,208; Population below poverty level: 28.50% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $14,269-$15,328
    Unemployment (2004): 8.10% Unemployment change (from 2000): -4.80% Median travel time to work: 35.70 minutes Working outside county of residence: 57.50%
    Cities with population over 10,000: None
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    Lewis County, West Virginia

    110 Center Ave PO Box 87
    Weston, WV 26452
    Phone: (304) 269-8215
    Fax: (304) 269-8202
    www.stonewallcountry.com

    In north-central WV, south of Clarksburg; organized Dec 18, 1816 from Harrison and Randolph counties. Name Origin: For Charles Lewis (?-1774), a soldier killed during the Revolutionary War

    Area (sq mi):: 389.75 (land 382.14; water 7.61) Population per square mile: 45.00
    Population 2005: 17,199 State rank: 33 Population change: 2000-20005 1.70%; 1990-2000 -1.80% Population 2000: 16,919 (White 98.10%; Black or African American 0.10%; Hispanic or Latino 0.50%; Asian 0.30%; Other 1.00%). Foreign born: 0.50%. Median age: 40.10
    Income 2000: per capita $13,933; median household $27,066; Population below poverty level: 19.90% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $18,675-$21,486
    Unemployment (2004): 5.30% Unemployment change (from 2000): -0.60% Median travel time to work: 25.70 minutes Working outside county of residence: 32.80%
    Cities with population over 10,000: None
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    References in periodicals archive ?
    Levees in Lewis County along the Mississippi River in northeast Missouri were overtopped Thursday, flooding several thousand acres of farmland.
    Hamilton County had the highest unemployment rate in April at 7.8 percent followed by Lewis County at 5.8 percent; Jefferson County at 5.3 percent; Essex and St.
    Skamania County PUD Commissioner Liz Green was elected WPUDA vice-president after serving a year as secretary; Jefferson County PUD Commissioner Ken Collins was elected secretary; and Lewis County PUD Commissioner Ben Kostick was elected to serve a two-year term as treasurer.
    Teri Simpson, 43, of Napavine, Wash., was charged in Lewis County Superior Court with second-degree theft in connection with an insurance claim over an expensive piece of jewelry.
    On the evening of October 24, Lewis County 911 contacted DEC's Ray Brook Dispatch requesting Forest Ranger assistance to find an overdue hunter in Brantingham.
    Maple Ridge Wind Farm in Lewis County created 30 permanent jobs and paid $8,075,250 in PILOT payments in 2017.
    O'Dear, for example, cites his position on guns: Although he describes himself as a Second Amendment supporter who often enjoys shooting on weekend at his family's Lewis County farm, he's open to new gun regulations and thinks the assault-weapons ban than expired in 2004 was an "elegant solution" that should be revisited, along with better background checks.
    The complaint was initially filed in state Supreme Court in Lewis County, where the Wards live, but it was subsequently moved to U.S.
    He is also the medical director for the Lewis and Gilmer county emergency medical services and participates as a tactical medic for the Lewis County sheriff's department.
    Officials from Lewis County and the Development Authority of the North Country celebrated the advent of single-stream recycling here and an upgraded facility.
    The city said that a suspect has been apprehended in Lewis County. --SPA 14:04 LOCAL TIME 11:04 GMT