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Osage County, Missouri

106 E Main St
Linn, MO 65051
Phone: (573) 897-2139
Fax: (573) 897-4741
www.osagecountymo.com

In east-central MO, west of Saint Louis; organized Jan 29, 1841 from Gasconade County. Name Origin: For the Osage Indians, a tribe of Siouan linguistic stock. Name is a corruption of their name in their language, Wazhazhe, meaning unknown.

Area (sq mi):: 613.41 (land 606.11; water 7.30) Population per square mile: 22.20
Population 2005: 13,485 State rank: 76 Population change: 2000-20005 3.20%; 1990-2000 8.70% Population 2000: 13,062 (White 98.20%; Black or African American 0.20%; Hispanic or Latino 0.60%; Asian 0.10%; Other 1.10%). Foreign born: 0.50%. Median age: 36.10
Income 2000: per capita $17,245; median household $39,565; Population below poverty level: 8.30% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $23,243-$25,374
Unemployment (2004): 4.60% Unemployment change (from 2000): -0.50% Median travel time to work: 28.00 minutes Working outside county of residence: 58.70%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Osage County, Kansas

PO Box 226
Lyndon, KS 66451
Phone: (785) 828-4812
Fax: (785) 828-4749
www.osage.kansasgov.com

In eastern KS, south of Topeka; original county, organized as Weller County Aug 30, 1855 (prior to statehood); name changed Feb 11, 1859. Name Origin: For the Osage Indians, a tribe of Siouan linguistic stock. Name is a corruption of their name in their own language, Wazhazhe, meaning unknown.

Area (sq mi):: 719.23 (land 703.50; water 15.72) Population per square mile: 24.40
Population 2005: 17,150 State rank: 31 Population change: 2000-20005 2.60%; 1990-2000 9.60% Population 2000: 16,712 (White 96.40%; Black or African American 0.20%; Hispanic or Latino 1.50%; Asian 0.20%; Other 2.40%). Foreign born: 0.60%. Median age: 38.90
Income 2000: per capita $17,691; median household $37,928; Population below poverty level: 8.40% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $21,617-$22,619
Unemployment (2004): 6.60% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.90% Median travel time to work: 30.10 minutes Working outside county of residence: 60.40%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Osage County, Oklahoma

PO Box 87
Pawhuska, OK 74056
Phone: (918) 287-3136
Fax: (918) 287-4979

On the central northern border of OK, northeast of Tulsa; organized Nov 16, 1907 from Osage Indian lands. Name Origin: For the Osage Indian tribe of Siouan linguistic stock from the area near the Osage River. The name is a French corruption of their tribal name, Washazhe, meaning unknown.

Area (sq mi):: 2303.80 (land 2250.80; water 53.00) Population per square mile: 20.20
Population 2005: 45,416 State rank: 18 Population change: 2000-20005 2.20%; 1990-2000 6.70% Population 2000: 44,437 (White 66.10%; Black or African American 10.80%; Hispanic or Latino 2.10%; Asian 0.20%; Other 21.80%). Foreign born: 1.00%. Median age: 38.10
Income 2000: per capita $17,014; median household $34,477; Population below poverty level: 13.20% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $20,681-$22,724
Unemployment (2004): 5.20% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.70% Median travel time to work: 25.30 minutes Working outside county of residence: 65.60%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Editor-in-Chief Hank Will raises hair sheep, heritage cattle, and many varieties of open-pollinated corn along with his wife, Karen, on their rural Osage County, Kansas, farm.
My name is Mariah Shultz, and I am a 12-year member of the Burlingame 4-H Club in Osage County, Kansas.
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THE FARMERS' ALMANAC WAS RIGHT; in January we had a brutal stretch of cold weather down at my farm in Osage County, Kansas.
OUR 2009 COMMUNITY CHICKEN project came to a close in October when eight people gathered at my Osage County, Kansas, farm to kill and clean around 30 commercial-type broilers raised on range for nearly 12 weeks.