Newberry County

Newberry County, South Carolina

1226 College St PO Drawer 10
Newberry, SC 29108
Phone: (803) 321-2110
Fax: (803) 321-2111

In north-central SC, northwest of Columbia; organized 1789 from Ninety Six District. Name Origin: Origin is uncertain, but believed to be for Capt. John Newberry of Gen. Thomas Sumter's (1734-1832) Revolutionary War troops

Area (sq mi):: 647.28 (land 630.77; water 16.51) Population per square mile: 59.10
Population 2005: 37,250 State rank: 27 Population change: 2000-20005 3.20%; 1990-2000 8.90% Population 2000: 36,108 (White 61.70%; Black or African American 33.10%; Hispanic or Latino 4.20%; Asian 0.30%; Other 2.60%). Foreign born: 3.50%. Median age: 37.10
Income 2000: per capita $16,045; median household $32,867; Population below poverty level: 17.00% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $20,545-$21,933
Unemployment (2004): 7.10% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.30% Median travel time to work: 25.30 minutes Working outside county of residence: 34.90%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Newberry County seat (10,700)

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    Newberry County Requires That Proposals Be Easily Understood.
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    Built in 1912, this historic building, the last mill standing in Newberry County, was leased to Newberry College to house its first group of students for the fall 2011 semester.
    Newberry County Is Seeking Licensed Engineers Qualified To: Conduct The Non-storm Water Discharge Assessment Using Swppp Form 5 Conduct Routine Facility Inspections Of The Airport Industrial Areas Quarterly Using Swppp Form 10 Conduct Visual Assessment Of Each Outfall (1,2,3) Quarterly Using Swppp Form 6 (a Completed Copy Of The Quarterly Visual Assessment Form For Each Sample Will Be Forwarded To The Public Works Director For Inclusion In The Swppp For Newberry County Airport) Conduct Comprehensive Site Inspection Annually Using Swppp Form 7 (the Inspection Will Include A Complete Site Walkthrough To Assess Control Measures, Industrial Activities, Pollutants, Outfalls And Location Of Past Spills To Determine Compliance With The Sites Swppp.
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