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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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The 40031 zip code is home to over 23,000 residents; it is a popular area within Oldham County, KY.
Besides Worcester, the districts targeted are in: Chicago; Clark County, Nev.; Columbus, Ohio; Deer Valley, Ariz.; Henry County, Ga.; Houston; Irvine, Calif.; New York City; Oldham County, Ky.; Sioux Falls, S.D.; and Wake County, N.C.
Oldham County, Ky., Floyd County, and Harrison County had substantial positive growth in retail sales, at 18.0 percent, 14.8 percent and 9.7 percent, respectively, while the growth in Clark County was quite modest (3.6 percent) by comparison.