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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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    A BUMPER programme of competitions and events await the members of the Northumberland County Veteran Ladies Golf Association, thanks to the efforts of the 2019 committee.
    But no criminal investigation has yet been launched into concerns raised by Northumberland County Council over "finance and Government issues".
    A NorthumbriaPolice spokesperson said: "We have received further correspondence from Northumberland County Council and will continue to work with them as part of our ongoing enquiries."
    Now Northumberland county FA will use barriers - wooden stakes joined with ribbon - to try and solve the problem in a pilot scheme.
    Northumberland County Council has launched a consultation on the plans, which it says could help to address a PS36m budget gap.
    Northumberland County Councilsays an external investigation found that the claims about council leader Peter Jackson were "wholly unfounded".
    Northumberland County Council's regeneration arm, Arch, has been subject to an internal strategic review for the last five months.
    IT seems that Northumberland County Council cannot run their own area when a separate committee can overrule their decision over who can do what.
    He was speaking after we revealed the charity had asked Labour-run Northumberland County Council for a "non-refundable grant" of up to [pounds sterling]1m.

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