Oldham County


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Oldham County, Kentucky

100 W Jefferson St
LaGrange, KY 40031
Phone: (502) 222-9311
Fax: (502) 222-3208
www.oldhamcounty.net

On the northwestern border of KY, north of Louisville; organized Dec 16, 1823 from Jefferson, Shelby, and Henry counties. Name Origin: For Col. William Oldham (?-1791), officer in the American Revolution, killed in a battle with Indians

Area (sq mi):: 196.54 (land 189.19; water 7.36) Population per square mile: 283.00
Population 2005: 53,533 State rank: 16 Population change: 2000-20005 15.90%; 1990-2000 38.80% Population 2000: 46,178 (White 92.90%; Black or African American 4.20%; Hispanic or Latino 1.30%; Asian 0.40%; Other 1.80%). Foreign born: 1.60%. Median age: 36.70
Income 2000: per capita $25,374; median household $63,229; Population below poverty level: 4.10% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $32,342-$33,460
Unemployment (2004): 3.70% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.20% Median travel time to work: 26.10 minutes Working outside county of residence: 66.80%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Oldham County, Texas

PO Box 360
Vega, TX 79092
Phone: (806) 267-2667
Fax: (806) 267-2671
www.co.oldham.tx.us

On the northwestern border of TX panhandle, west of Amarillo; organized Aug 21, 1876 from Bexar County. Name Origin: For Williamson Simpson Oldham (1813-68), AR legislator, member of the TX secession convention (1861), and TX senator to the Confederate Congress

Area (sq mi):: 1501.42 (land 1500.63; water 0.79) Population per square mile: 1.40
Population 2005: 2,118 State rank: 236 Population change: 2000-20005 -3.10%; 1990-2000 -4.10% Population 2000: 2,185 (White 84.80%; Black or African American 1.90%; Hispanic or Latino 11.00%; Asian 0.40%; Other 7.10%). Foreign born: 5.40%. Median age: 32.90
Income 2000: per capita $14,806; median household $33,713; Population below poverty level: 19.80% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $23,086-$22,661
Unemployment (2004): 4.50% Unemployment change (from 2000): 3.10% Median travel time to work: 20.20 minutes Working outside county of residence: 23.60%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Since 2015, Spinning Spur 3, which is situated 50 miles west of Amarillo in Oldham County, has been fully operational.
Oldham County Historical Society Executive Director Nancy Stearns Theiss writes a weekly history column for the Louisville Courier-Journal and compiles oral histories in the Living Treasures Program for the Oldham Era newspaper.
GOOGLE has invested around $200 million in a Spinning Spur Wind Project, a 161-megawatt (MW) facility located in Oldham County, Texas.
The 161 megawatt Spinning Spur Wind Project in Oldham County, Texas, generates enough energy to power more than 60,000 homes, the search giant said.
Peters had been held at Kentucky s Oldham County Jail since he was arrested at the home of his ex-wife near Louisville.
The cycle course started out flat as athletes headed down River Road toward Oldham County.
NAMA member, Traci Missun, Agriculture & Natural Resources Agent for the Oldham County Cooperative Extension Service in LaGrange, Ky.
They overturned a decision made by a judge at Oldham County Court in November last year dismissing Mr Hall's damages claim.
The aquifer's thickness varies from a high of 282 feet in Roberts County to a low of 28 feet in Oldham County.
The first wildfire occurred in the Texas panhandle in extreme northeast Oldham County on Friday March 10.
Minnock is just 16, and his mother Diane drove him to Turfway from their home in Oldham County, near Louisville, after picking him up from school.
But mum-of-five Abbott ignored countless warnings - and last week, when she failed to attend Oldham County Court for a clean-up order, a judge ordered her to go to prison for 14 days.