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Murray County, Georgia

PO Box 1129
Chatsworth, GA 30705
Phone: (706) 695-2413
Fax: (706) 695-8721

On northern border of GA, southeast of Chattanooga, TN; organized Dec 3, 1832 from Cherokee County. Name Origin: For Thomas W. Murray (1790-1832), GA legislator

Area (sq mi):: 346.88 (land 344.41; water 2.47) Population per square mile: 118.50
Population 2005: 40,812 State rank: 46 Population change: 2000-20005 11.80%; 1990-2000 39.60% Population 2000: 36,506 (White 92.80%; Black or African American 0.60%; Hispanic or Latino 5.50%; Asian 0.30%; Other 3.80%). Foreign born: 3.60%. Median age: 32.60
Income 2000: per capita $16,230; median household $36,996; Population below poverty level: 12.70% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $19,930-$20,579
Unemployment (2004): 3.90% Unemployment change (from 2000): -0.60% Median travel time to work: 24.60 minutes Working outside county of residence: 54.50%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Murray County, Minnesota

2500 28th St
Slayton, MN 56172
Phone: (507) 836-6148
Fax: (507) 836-8904
www.murray-countymn.com

In southwestern MN, southwest of Mankato; established May 23, 1857 from Lyon County. Name Origin: For William Pitt Murray (1825-1910), MN legislator and Saint Paul city attorney (1876-89)

Area (sq mi):: 719.52 (land 704.43; water 15.09) Population per square mile: 12.60
Population 2005: 8,852 State rank: 74 Population change: 2000-20005 -3.40%; 1990-2000 -5.10% Population 2000: 9,165 (White 97.40%; Black or African American 0.10%; Hispanic or Latino 1.50%; Asian 0.20%; Other 1.30%). Foreign born: 1.40%. Median age: 42.40
Income 2000: per capita $17,936; median household $34,966; Population below poverty level: 8.30% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $23,722-$25,890
Unemployment (2004): 4.30% Unemployment change (from 2000): -0.70% Median travel time to work: 20.10 minutes Working outside county of residence: 32.60%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Murray County, Oklahoma

PO Box 240
Sulphur, OK 73086
Phone: (580) 622-3777
Fax: (580) 622-6209

In south-central OK, north of Ardmore; organized Nov 16, 1907 from Chickasaw lands. Name Origin: For William Henry 'Alfalfa Bill' Murray (1869-1956), U.S. representative from OK (1913-17) and governor (1931-35)

Area (sq mi):: 424.92 (land 418.25; water 6.67) Population per square mile: 30.80
Population 2005: 12,880 State rank: 50 Population change: 2000-20005 2.00%; 1990-2000 4.80% Population 2000: 12,623 (White 79.20%; Black or African American 1.90%; Hispanic or Latino 3.10%; Asian 0.30%; Other 17.10%). Foreign born: 2.80%. Median age: 39.80
Income 2000: per capita $16,084; median household $30,294; Population below poverty level: 14.10% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $18,343-$20,426
Unemployment (2004): 4.40% Unemployment change (from 2000): -0.50% Median travel time to work: 21.00 minutes Working outside county of residence: 30.50%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Stephanie Skojac, the UGA Extension 4-H agent in Murray County, partnered with the local senior center last fall to hold monthly technology classes taught by 4-H'ers.
The case dated back to when a Murray County Deputy Sheriff responded to call regarding an ATV accident.
It took almost two decades for Minnesota to clean up First Fulda, a lake in Murray County, which at one point could no longer be used for swimming and recreation.
Thursday at the Murray County Extension Office in Sulphur.
Murray County Assistant District Attorney David Pyle (http://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/blind-man-rape-girl-no-jail-13-year-old-paedophile-oklahoma-texas-benjamin-kelly-falls-camp-a8187666.html) stated that a major factor in his decision not to send the man to jail was that Petty was legally blind, and also the fact that the victim's family lives in Texas and they did not want to travel back and forth for a trial.
September 15th, 16th and 17th, 2017: Murray County Antique Tractor & Implement 23rd Annual Show.
Ledford was given the death penalty for the knife murder and robbery of Dr Harry Buchanan Johnston Junior in Murray County, Georgia, in January 1992.
He stabbed Dr Harry Johnston, 73, to death on January 31, 1992, as he robbed the victim's home in Murray County, Georgia.
In Murray County Schools in Georgia, for example, educators have focused on the concept of plasticity--which describes the brain's capacity to make physical changes when learning--to close the reading gap for low-income students.
As reporters from Atlanta and across Georgia descended on Murray County to cover the trials and convictions, the public perception of Eula Mae changed from that of cold-blooded murderer to victim-one worthy of certain benefits that suited her status as a white woman.
Mattex, a Saudi Arabian and Dubai carpet backings producer, will expand its operations in Georgia by building an extrusion manufacturing plant in Murray County. The company will invest $60 million and create 200 jobs over the next three years in its U.S.
The company has drilled the well in Murray County, Oklahoma, as a possible oil and gas producer, after reaching a total vertical depth of 3,500 feet.