Nelson County


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Nelson County, Kentucky

113 E Steven Foster St
Bardstown, KY 40004
Phone: (502) 348-1820
Fax: (502) 348-1822

In west-central KY, southeast of Louisville; established Oct 18, 1784 (prior to statehood) from Jefferson County. Name Origin: For Thomas Nelson (1738-89), member of the Continental Congress, a signer of the Declaration of Independence, and governor of VA (1781)

Area (sq mi):: 424.07 (land 422.63; water 1.45) Population per square mile: 97.20
Population 2005: 41,088 State rank: 23 Population change: 2000-20005 9.60%; 1990-2000 26.10% Population 2000: 37,477 (White 92.30%; Black or African American 5.50%; Hispanic or Latino 1.10%; Asian 0.50%; Other 1.10%). Foreign born: 1.20%. Median age: 34.90
Income 2000: per capita $18,120; median household $39,010; Population below poverty level: 12.20% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $24,877-$26,906
Unemployment (2004): 5.00% Unemployment change (from 2000): -2.00% Median travel time to work: 26.50 minutes Working outside county of residence: 36.40%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Bardstown County seat (10,897)

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    Nelson County, North Dakota

    210 B Ave W Suite 203
    Lakota, ND 58344
    Phone: (701) 247-2462
    Fax: (701) 247-2412

    In east-central ND, west of Grand Forks; organized Mar 9, 1883 (prior to statehood) from Foster and Grand Forks counties. Name Origin: For Nelson E. Nelson (1830-1913), a ND legislator at the time

    Area (sq mi):: 1008.74 (land 981.62; water 27.12) Population per square mile: 3.50
    Population 2005: 3,424 State rank: 34 Population change: 2000-20005 -7.80%; 1990-2000 -15.80% Population 2000: 3,715 (White 98.50%; Black or African American 0.10%; Hispanic or Latino 0.20%; Asian 0.30%; Other 1.00%). Foreign born: 1.70%. Median age: 47.20
    Income 2000: per capita $16,320; median household $28,892; Population below poverty level: 10.30% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $21,828-$28,571
    Unemployment (2004): 3.70% Unemployment change (from 2000): -0.30% Median travel time to work: 21.80 minutes Working outside county of residence: 24.20%
    Cities with population over 10,000: None
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    Nelson County, Virginia

    84 Courthouse Sq
    Lovingston, VA 22949
    Phone: (434) 263-7000
    Fax: (434) 263-7004
    www.nelsoncounty.com

    In west-central VA, southwest of Charlottesville; organized 1808 from Amherst County. Name Origin: For Thomas Nelson (1738-89), member of the Continental Congress, signer of the Declaration of Independence, and governor of VA (1781)

    Area (sq mi):: 474.31 (land 472.35; water 1.95) Population per square mile: 32.00
    Population 2005: 15,101 State rank: 94 Population change: 2000-20005 4.50%; 1990-2000 13.00% Population 2000: 14,445 (White 81.40%; Black or African American 14.90%; Hispanic or Latino 2.10%; Asian 0.20%; Other 2.20%). Foreign born: 1.90%. Median age: 42.80
    Income 2000: per capita $22,230; median household $36,769; Population below poverty level: 12.10% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $24,936-$26,325
    Unemployment (2004): 3.40% Unemployment change (from 2000): -0.10% Median travel time to work: 33.10 minutes Working outside county of residence: 59.00%
    Cities with population over 10,000: None
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    References in periodicals archive ?
    Huston writes from experience as the president of the Nelson County Economic Development Agency (NCEDA) in Bardstown, where she oversees all economic development activity in Nelson County including industrial development, the Chamber of Commerce, small business development, the Main Street Program and a strong tourism agency.
    King Bancorp is the holding company for King Southern Bank, which operates a total of five branches in the greater Louisville area and in neighbouring Nelson County.
    King, headquartered in Louisville, is the holding company for King Southern Bank, which operates five branches three in the greater Louisville area and two in Nelson County, approximately 60 miles southeast of Louisville.
    Most recently, the team worked with clients in Louisville, Oldham County, Spencer County, Shelby County, Bullitt County, and Nelson County.
    New Teacher of the Year: Jacob Ball, Nelson County High School, Bardstown, Kentucky
    Over the course of the prior 15 years, Nelson County Schools had made significant investments in new facilities, and their property tax revenue had largely been committed to that debt.
    The News & Advance reports (http://bit.ly/lRDBm3O) Nelsonite, named after Nelson County, officially will become the state rock July 1.
    Nelson County Administrator Stephen Carter said a report from SCS Engineering, who suggested the odor mitigation techniques, mentioned the smell could be coming from the nearby Lynchburg Livestock Market.
    24, 1926, in Nelson County, Va., the son of James Monroe and Bertha Devord (Johnson) Carter.
    A pile of debris was strewn along the ramp of Exit 34 on the Blue Grass Parkway in Nelson County, Ky., when Ellis, 33, got out of his vehicle.
    To the church, this bicentennial in Nelson County, Ky., and these sisters' work in India, Nepal, Belize and Botswana reveal afresh what all communities of U.S.
    On June 23, police investigating missing cattle tried to serve a search warrant at a farm in Nelson County, North Dakota, and were ordered off the property at gunpoint.