Los Alamos County

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Los Alamos County, New Mexico

2300 Trinity Dr Rm 230
Los Alamos, NM 87544
Phone: (505) 662-8080
Fax: (505) 662-8079

In north-central NM, northwest of Santa Fe; organized Mar 16, 1949 from Sandoval and Santa Fe counties. Site of the Manhattan Project that produced the first atomic bomb. Name Origin: For its county seat, itself named for the Los Alamos School for Boys, established 1925 by Ashley Pond; form Spanish 'poplars' or 'cottonwoods.'

Area (sq mi):: 109.35 (land 109.35; water 0.00) Population per square mile: 172.10
Population 2005: 18,822 State rank: 20 Population change: 2000-20005 2.60%; 1990-2000 1.30% Population 2000: 18,343 (White 82.10%; Black or African American 0.40%; Hispanic or Latino 11.70%; Asian 3.80%; Other 5.60%). Foreign born: 6.70%. Median age: 40.80
Income 2000: per capita $34,646; median household $78,993; Population below poverty level: 2.90% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $41,687-$48,541
Unemployment (2004): 2.80% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.80% Median travel time to work: 15.20 minutes Working outside county of residence: 3.60%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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The purpose of this research is to estimate consequences of the assessment limit in two counties: Los Alamos County and San Juan County in New Mexico.
The action then shifted to Los Alamos County, where the council was asked to help find a site for the garden and statue.
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Notes: A Non-Mandatory Pre-Bid Conference will be held on Tuesday, April 26, 2016 at 9:00 AM, in the Utilities Conference Room, Los Alamos County Municipal Building, 1000 Central, Suite 130, Los Alamos, New Mexico.
Los Alamos County Airport Manager David Ploeger has got a letter Shawn Simpson, CEO of Boutique Air, cancelling Boutique's deal with the County to provide air service from Los Alamos to Albuquerque.
The Los Alamos County Council had given nod to the transfer of the Smart House from the Joint Utilities Fund to the General Fund and the forgiveness of a $500,000 loan for the building of the house.
Los Alamos County chose EnerGov as part of its efficiency plans for the community and economic development department, which is responsible for the county's planning and zoning, inspections and affordable housing programs.

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