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Oregon County, Missouri

PO Box 324
Alton, MO 65606
Phone: (417) 778-7475
Fax: (417) 778-7488

On the central southern border of MO, southwest of Cape Giradeau; organized Feb 14, 1845 from Ripley County. Name Origin: For OR Territory, named during the dispute with Great Britain over its possession.

Area (sq mi):: 791.59 (land 791.40; water 0.18) Population per square mile: 13.10
Population 2005: 10,403 State rank: 84 Population change: 2000-20005 0.60%; 1990-2000 9.20% Population 2000: 10,344 (White 93.70%; Black or African American 0.10%; Hispanic or Latino 1.10%; Asian 0.10%; Other 5.20%). Foreign born: 0.70%. Median age: 41.00
Income 2000: per capita $12,812; median household $22,359; Population below poverty level: 22.00% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $15,450-$17,523
Unemployment (2004): 5.60% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.20% Median travel time to work: 27.90 minutes Working outside county of residence: 36.10%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Counties USA: A Directory of United States Counties, 3rd Edition. © 2006 by Omnigraphics, Inc.
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Our more than 31,000 students come from across the globe, and our programs operate in every Oregon county. Oregon State receives more research funding than all of the state's comprehensive public universities combined.
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Additionally, the bank operates three loan production offices: two located in the California Counties of Placer and Butte, and one located in the Oregon County of Klamath.
"AOC is deeply concerned that someone would target Oregon county sheriffs with this kind of a threat," the association said in a statement.
Earlier this year, the Oregon Legislature stepped up to ensure that we could provide a safety net if any Oregon county could not provide basic public safety and other vital services to its citizens.
The bank also operates three loan production offices - two located in the California Counties of Placer and Butte, and one located in the Oregon County of Klamath.
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Citizens who are not registered in any Oregon county can register online at www.oregonvotes.

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