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Pendleton County, Kentucky

233 Main St
Falmouth, KY 41040
Phone: (859) 654-4321
Fax: (859) 654-5047
www.pendletoncountyky.org

In northern KY, south of Covington; established Dec 4, 1787 from Campbell and Bracken counties. Name Origin: For Edmund Pendleton (1721-1803), member of the Continental Congress (1774-75), active in establishment of state of VA, and president of the VA supreme court of appeals (1779-1803)

Area (sq mi):: 281.87 (land 280.54; water 1.33) Population per square mile: 53.90
Population 2005: 15,125 State rank: 76 Population change: 2000-20005 5.10%; 1990-2000 19.60% Population 2000: 14,390 (White 98.10%; Black or African American 0.50%; Hispanic or Latino 0.70%; Asian 0.10%; Other 1.00%). Foreign born: 0.50%. Median age: 34.50
Income 2000: per capita $16,551; median household $38,125; Population below poverty level: 11.40% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $20,797-$20,801
Unemployment (2004): 4.70% Unemployment change (from 2000): -0.60% Median travel time to work: 35.10 minutes Working outside county of residence: 61.60%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Pendleton County, West Virginia

PO Box 1167
Franklin, WV 26807
Phone: (304) 358-2505
Fax: (304) 358-2473
www.pendletoncounty.net/pccom/

In eastern panhandle of WV; organized Dec 4, 1788 from Hardy County (WV) and Augusta and Rockingham counties (in VA). Name Origin: For Edmund Pendleton (1721-1803), VA House of Burgesses (1752-54), VA House of Delegates (1776-77), and presiding judge of VA court of appeals (1779)

Area (sq mi):: 698.15 (land 697.87; water 0.28) Population per square mile: 11.20
Population 2005: 7,844 State rank: 49 Population change: 2000-20005 -4.30%; 1990-2000 1.80% Population 2000: 8,196 (White 95.80%; Black or African American 2.10%; Hispanic or Latino 0.90%; Asian 0.20%; Other 1.40%). Foreign born: 0.70%. Median age: 41.10
Income 2000: per capita $15,805; median household $30,429; Population below poverty level: 11.40% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $20,328-$22,307
Unemployment (2004): 3.80% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.70% Median travel time to work: 35.40 minutes Working outside county of residence: 39.50%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Between July 18 and 23, 2000, the Service's West Virginia Field Office, in partnership the West Virginia Division of Natural Resources' Non-Game Wildlife and Natural Heritage Program, constructed two angle iron gates at the entrances of Hoffman School Cave and Minor Rexrode Cave in Pendleton County, West Virginia.
Endangered Bats The FWS West Virginia Field Office, Canaan Valley NWR, and West Virginia Division of Natural Resources' Non-Game Wildlife and Natural Heritage Program joined to construct a large angle-iron gate at the entrance of Schoolhouse Cave in Germany Valley, Pendleton County, West Virginia.
Peregrine Falcon (Falco peregrinus) A new nesting pair of peregrine falcons on North Fork Mountain in Pendleton County, West Virginia, is the first breeding record for this bird in the State since 1992.