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Northampton County, Pennsylvania

669 Washington St
Easton, PA 18042
Phone: (610) 559-6700
Fax: (610) 559-6702
www.northamptoncounty.org

On central eastern border of PA, east of Allentown; organized Mar 11, 1752 from Bucks County. Name Origin: For Northamptonshire, England, home of Thomas Penn's father-in-law, Thomas Fermor, the Earl of Pomfret

Area (sq mi):: 377.36 (land 373.80; water 3.56) Population per square mile: 769.80
Population 2005: 287,767 State rank: 13 Population change: 2000-20005 7.80%; 1990-2000 8.10% Population 2000: 267,066 (White 88.20%; Black or African American 2.80%; Hispanic or Latino 6.70%; Asian 1.40%; Other 4.70%). Foreign born: 4.60%. Median age: 38.50
Income 2000: per capita $21,399; median household $45,234; Population below poverty level: 7.90% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $28,867-$30,589
Unemployment (2004): 5.40% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.30% Median travel time to work: 24.20 minutes Working outside county of residence: 45.50%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Bethlehem (72,441)
  • Easton County seat (26,267)

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    Northampton County, Virginia

    PO Box 36
    Eastville, VA 23347
    Phone: (757) 678-0465
    Fax: (757) 678-5410
    www.co.northampton.va.us

    On the southern border of Delmarva peninsula, bounded on the west by Chesapeake Bay and on the east by the Atlantic Ocean. Original county; organized 1634 as Accawmack County; name changed 1642-43. Name Origin: Possibly for Spencer Compton (1601-32), 2nd Earl of Northampton

    Area (sq mi):: 795.34 (land 207.37; water 587.97) Population per square mile: 65.30
    Population 2005: 13,548 State rank: 101 Population change: 2000-20005 3.50%; 1990-2000 0.20% Population 2000: 13,093 (White 52.50%; Black or African American 43.00%; Hispanic or Latino 3.50%; Asian 0.20%; Other 3.50%). Foreign born: 3.40%. Median age: 42.40
    Income 2000: per capita $16,591; median household $28,276; Population below poverty level: 20.50% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $20,841-$24,057
    Unemployment (2004): 4.30% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.30% Median travel time to work: 21.70 minutes Working outside county of residence: 22.80%
    Cities with population over 10,000: None
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    Northampton County, North Carolina

    PO Box 808
    Jackson, NC 27845
    Phone: (252) 534-2501
    Fax: (252) 534-1166
    www.northamptonnc.com

    On the northern border of NC, northeast of Rocky Mount; organized 1741 from Bertie County. Name Origin: For Northampton, England, or the British earl of Northampton

    Area (sq mi):: 550.61 (land 536.48; water 14.13) Population per square mile: 40.00
    Population 2005: 21,483 State rank: 79 Population change: 2000-20005 -2.70%; 1990-2000 6.20% Population 2000: 22,086 (White 39.00%; Black or African American 59.40%; Hispanic or Latino 0.70%; Asian 0.10%; Other 1.40%). Foreign born: 0.70%. Median age: 40.00
    Income 2000: per capita $15,413; median household $26,652; Population below poverty level: 21.30% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $20,749-$22,572
    Unemployment (2004): 7.40% Unemployment change (from 2000): -2.10% Median travel time to work: 27.20 minutes Working outside county of residence: 58.00%
    Cities with population over 10,000: None
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    References in periodicals archive ?
    Today, the North Carolina Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) granted a crucial air quality permit to the builders of the fracked gas Atlantic Coast Pipeline (ACP), allowing them to build a compressor station in Northampton County.
    The bank provides financial services to retail, corporate and small business customers through its 18 retail service centres located in Bergen, Hunterdon, Middlesex, Somerset, Union and Warren Counties in New Jersey and Northampton County, Pennsylvania.
    Police were called to a domestic dispute at the home in Northampton County, Pennsylvania, on Tuesday night and said they are treating the case as murder-suicide.
    5 million in permanent and construction financing for Madison Farms, a multifaceted mixed-use development featuring 152,000 s/f of retail space and 570 luxury mid-rise apartments in Bethlehem, Northampton County, PA.
    and occupies 48 acres that are under a 35-year lease with a private landowner, located in Northampton County, North Carolina, about 90 miles northeast of Raleigh.
    This includes a traffic penalty registered for enforcement in the Traffic Enforcement Centre at Northampton County Court, and | Two or more debts.
    com)-- On Saturday, July 9th, three puppies starving in an abandoned house in Northampton County, NC were transported to safety in Middletown, DE by Doobert.
    The foreman of the jury told Northampton County Hall: "We believe the most significant factor that caused overcrowding in the vestibule and the crush on the stairs was the DJ announcements.
    Several groups featuring young musicians from around the West Midlands, all under the age of 21, performed, including the Birmingham Schools' Training Jazz Ensemble, Madrigalis from Northamptonshire, The Rooz from Telford, and the Northampton County Junior Strings.
    Its Unity Bank provides financial services to retail, corporate and small business customers through its 15 retail service centres located in Hunterdon, Middlesex, Somerset, Union and Warren Counties in New Jersey and Northampton County, Pennsylvania.
    Chrin Brothers landfill in Northampton County is asking Commonwealth Court to dismiss an appeal of an earlier court ruling that the landfill was not required to pay a 4-percent tax dating back to 1989, according to The Morning Call newspaper in Allentown, Pa.
    The case was brought under the National Minimum Wage Act 1998 and the County Court Judgement was issued by Northampton County Court on November 13, 2012.

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