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Northumberland County, Virginia

PO Box 217
Heathsville, VA 22473
Phone: (804) 580-3700
Fax: (804) 580-2261
www.co.northumberland.va.us

On central eastern coast of VA, on Chesapeake Bay; organized Oct 12, 1648 from Chicacoun Indian District. Name Origin: For the county in England, former home of many early settlers

Area (sq mi):: 285.67 (land 192.30; water 93.36) Population per square mile: 66.90
Population 2005: 12,874 State rank: 104 Population change: 2000-20005 5.00%; 1990-2000 16.50% Population 2000: 12,259 (White 71.80%; Black or African American 26.60%; Hispanic or Latino 0.90%; Asian 0.20%; Other 1.00%). Foreign born: 1.60%. Median age: 50.10
Income 2000: per capita $22,917; median household $38,129; Population below poverty level: 12.30% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $24,596-$27,511
Unemployment (2004): 4.50% Unemployment change (from 2000): -2.30% Median travel time to work: 28.40 minutes Working outside county of residence: 53.20%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Northumberland County, Pennsylvania

201 Market St Rt 7
Sunbury, PA 17801
Phone: (570) 988-4151
www.northumberlandco.org

In central PA, southeast of Williamsport; organized Mar 21, 1772 from Lancaster, Bedford, Berks, Northampton, and Cumberland counties. Name Origin: For the county of Northumberland in England

Area (sq mi):: 477.38 (land 459.91; water 17.47) Population per square mile: 201.40
Population 2005: 92,610 State rank: 33 Population change: 2000-20005 -2.10%; 1990-2000 -2.30% Population 2000: 94,556 (White 96.60%; Black or African American 1.50%; Hispanic or Latino 1.10%; Asian 0.20%; Other 1.20%). Foreign born: 1.10%. Median age: 40.80
Income 2000: per capita $16,489; median household $31,314; Population below poverty level: 11.90% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $22,388-$25,002
Unemployment (2004): 6.60% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.10% Median travel time to work: 23.40 minutes Working outside county of residence: 42.00%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Sunbury County seat (10,171)

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    Northumberland County Council has launched a consultation on the proposals for the devolution of powers from central government to the new North East Combined Authority (NECA) after an agreement was singed in October.
    Staff from across Northumberland County Council shared photographs and tweets throughout the day using the hashtag #OurDay as part of a national campaign.
    Contract notice: Processing of Waste delivered by Northumberland County Council from Local Services Depots.
    June 18, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Governor Tom Wolf announced today that Great Dane, a leading manufacturer of semi-trailers, will establish a new facility in Ralpho Township, Northumberland County, creating 150 new jobs.
    Now Northumberland county FA will use barriers - wooden stakes joined with ribbon - to try and solve the problem in a pilot scheme.
    AccuPoll arranged a shadow voting event for the voters of Coal Township and Ralpho Township in Northumberland County, and Fairview Township in York County.
    Alcohol charity Balance have joined up with local businesses and Northumberland County Council to encourage people to stay on the wagon for 31 days.
    Northumberland County Council aims to re-open the Ashington Blyth and Tyne Freight Line to passenger services.
    Northumberland County Council is seeking to establish a single supplier framework agreement with a key mainstream provider to give organisations access to a salary sacrifice and staff benefits solution as detailed below:
    Phillips (R- Northumberland/Snyder), removes Project 70 restrictions on certain lands located in Point and West Chillisquaque townships, Northumberland County.
    Later this summer, cross-ties are scheduled to be replaced at Lathrop in Susquehanna County PA; Colesville and Fenton in Broome County NY; Waverly, South Abington, Clarks Summit, Scranton, Taylor and Moosic in Lackawanna County PA; Conyngham, Nescopeck, Duryea and Avoca in Luzerne County, PA; Mifflin, Maine, Catawissa and Franklin in Columbia County PA; Mayberry in Montour County PA; and at Rush, Gearhart, Riverside and Upper Augusta in Northumberland County PA.
    Northumberland County Council is carrying out the review on behalf of Heddon on the Wall Parish Council on its proposals to remove its subdivision into wards.

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