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Lucas County, Iowa

916 Braden St
Chariton, IA 50049
Phone: (641) 774-4421
Fax: (641) 774-8669

In south-central IA, southeast of Des Moines; established Jan 13, 1846 from Monroe County. Name Origin: For Col. Robert Lucas (1781-1853), governor of OH (1832-36) and first territorial governor of IA (1838-41)

Area (sq mi):: 434.17 (land 430.55; water 3.63) Population per square mile: 22.50
Population 2005: 9,672 State rank: 82 Population change: 2000-20005 2.70%; 1990-2000 3.90% Population 2000: 9,422 (White 98.00%; Black or African American 0.10%; Hispanic or Latino 0.90%; Asian 0.30%; Other 1.10%). Foreign born: 0.70%. Median age: 39.90
Income 2000: per capita $15,341; median household $30,876; Population below poverty level: 13.70% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $21,664-$21,250
Unemployment (2004): 5.70% Unemployment change (from 2000): 2.00% Median travel time to work: 25.60 minutes Working outside county of residence: 27.10%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Lucas County, Ohio

1 Government Center Suite 800
Toledo, OH 43604
Phone: (419) 213-4500
Fax: (419) 213-4532
www.co.lucas.oh.us

On the northwest coast of OH, bordered on the north by Lake Erie, organized Jun 20, 1835 from Wood County. Name Origin: For Col. Robert Lucas (1781-1853), governor of OH (1832-36) and first territorial governor of IA (1838-41)

Area (sq mi):: 595.88 (land 340.46; water 255.42) Population per square mile: 1316.50
Population 2005: 448,229 State rank: 6 Population change: 2000-20005 -1.50%; 1990-2000 -1.60% Population 2000: 455,054 (White 75.40%; Black or African American 17.00%; Hispanic or Latino 4.50%; Asian 1.20%; Other 4.40%). Foreign born: 3.20%. Median age: 35.00
Income 2000: per capita $20,518; median household $38,004; Population below poverty level: 13.90% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $27,853-$30,171
Unemployment (2004): 7.40% Unemployment change (from 2000): 2.40% Median travel time to work: 20.50 minutes Working outside county of residence: 15.50%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Toledo County seat (304,973)
  • Oregon (19,269)
  • Sylvania (18,905)
  • Maumee (14,472)

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    Patty Mazur, a spokesman for Toledo Public Schools, said the school resource officer, the Ohio Department of Education as well as Lucas County Children Services were notified after the victim, who recently turned 18, came forward with the allegations Thursday.
    Another part of The Rite Aid Foundation's commitment to creating safe and healthy environments for children and teens is its KidCents program, which will provide funding for the Prescription Drug Safety program to high schools in Lucas County, Ohio, as well as several communities in Washington, California, Michigan, Oregon and Pennsylvania.
    Each branch at the Toledo Lucas County Public Library has been touched by the epidemic, said Meg Delaney, main library manager.
    In Toledo, she toured the Lucas County Correctional Treatment Facility and saw the high school equivalent classes provided by the center.
    Jamestown of Toledo Apartments is located in western Lucas County, about six miles northwest of the Toledo Central Business District.
    The 5-2 decision overturned two lower courts--the Lucas County Common Pleas Court and the Sixth District Court of Appeals--which sided with Capital Care Network.
    Tharp's view of treating inmates addicted to drugs as opposed to simply punishing them, enabling them to complete a more effective reentry, has created one of the first drug treatment units for heroin-addicted inmates inside Lucas County's jail, i.e., the Treatment Reentry Awareness Community (TRAC).
    On August 1, 2014, routine testing at the Collins Park Water Treatment Plant in Lucas County, Ohio, revealed microcystin toxin levels in drinking water had reached 3.19 [micro]g/L, surpassing the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) drinking water advisory threshold of 1.0 [micro]g/L.
    Toledo is the county seat of Lucas County, located in northwestern Ohio.
    Paul; Cleveland and Toledo (Lucas County), Ohio; Chesapeake, Vir.; and Montgomery County, just north of Houston.