Louisa County


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Louisa County, Virginia

1 Woolfolk Ave
Louisa, VA 23093
Phone: (540) 967-0401
Fax: (540) 967-3411
www.louisacounty.com

In east-central VA, east of Charlottesville; organized May 6, 1742 from Hanover County. Name Origin: For Louisa, queen of Denmark (1724-51), daughter of George II (1683-1760) of England

Area (sq mi):: 510.79 (land 497.14; water 13.65) Population per square mile: 60.40
Population 2005: 30,020 State rank: 57 Population change: 2000-20005 17.10%; 1990-2000 26.10% Population 2000: 25,627 (White 76.20%; Black or African American 21.60%; Hispanic or Latino 0.70%; Asian 0.20%; Other 1.60%). Foreign born: 1.30%. Median age: 38.80
Income 2000: per capita $19,479; median household $39,402; Population below poverty level: 10.20% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $25,657-$27,491
Unemployment (2004): 3.60% Unemployment change (from 2000): -0.90% Median travel time to work: 36.00 minutes Working outside county of residence: 63.60%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Louisa County, Iowa

117 S Main St
Wapello, IA 52653
Phone: (319) 523-4541
Fax: (319) 523-4542
www.louisacountyiowa.org

On southeastern border of IA, north of Burlington; established Dec 7, 1836 (prior to statehood) from Des Moines County. Name Origin: For Louisa Massey, pioneer heroine who shot and wounded her brother's murderer. Some sources claim Louisa, queen of Denmark (1724-51), youngest daughter of George II of England

Area (sq mi):: 417.64 (land 401.92; water 15.73) Population per square mile: 29.50
Population 2005: 11,842 State rank: 66 Population change: 2000-20005 -2.80%; 1990-2000 5.10% Population 2000: 12,183 (White 86.40%; Black or African American 0.30%; Hispanic or Latino 12.60%; Asian 0.20%; Other 5.70%). Foreign born: 6.80%. Median age: 35.90
Income 2000: per capita $17,644; median household $39,086; Population below poverty level: 9.30% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $23,284-$24,590
Unemployment (2004): 4.90% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.10% Median travel time to work: 23.50 minutes Working outside county of residence: 53.20%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Counties USA: A Directory of United States Counties, 3rd Edition. © 2006 by Omnigraphics, Inc.
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Henry, who adopted his Box nickname, was born into slavery on a plantation in Louisa County, Virginia, in 1816.
Located on 21 acres of grassy pastures, fields, and wooded horse trails in Louisa County, VA, Serenity Farm Equine Sanctuary was incorporated as a 501c3 in 2016 to support the right of all equines to live a quality life.
Being prepared for such a scenario is important, but so is being knowledgeable about the law, says Virginia State Senator and former Louisa County Commonwealth Attorney Tom Garrett, Jr.
Wapello Community (Iowa) School District (WCSD) serves a rural community in Louisa County about 170 miles southeast of Des Moines.
In a continuing effort to provide the best wireless service for local residents in the Louisa County, Va., Verizon Wireless has expanded its network with a new cell site.
On January 10, the closing day of the Iowa pheasant season, Will Tremont, an avid bird hunter from Wanconda, Illinois, was set to hunt his Uncle Lewie's farm in Louisa County, Iowa.
Dominion last year received an early site permit for a new reactor at its North Anna plant in Louisa County and hopes to have it operating by 2016.
Convicted at the bench trial with Colville and Grace were: Steve Baggarly, Norfolk, Va.; Beth Brockman, Durham, N.C.; Peter DeMott, Ithaca, N.Y.; Laura Marks, Ayden, N.C.; and Bill Streit, Louisa County, Va.
The Charlottesville RMA; the City of Charlottesville; the non-RMA portion of Albemarle County; the Town of Louisa in Louisa County; and Fluvanna, Greene, and Nelson Counties.
However, as shown by the experience of the Louisa County Schools, this doesn't have to be the case.