Phillips County


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Phillips County, Arkansas

620 Cherry St Suite 202 County Courthouse
Helena, AR 72342
Phone: (870) 338-5505
Fax: (870) 338-5509

On central-eastern border of AR; organized May 1, 1820 (prior to statehood) from Arkansas County. Name Origin: For Sylvanus Phillips (1766-1830), who explored the area along the Arkansas River in the 1790s

Area (sq mi):: 727.29 (land 692.67; water 34.62) Population per square mile: 34.80
Population 2005: 24,107 State rank: 29 Population change: 2000-20005 -8.80%; 1990-2000 -8.30% Population 2000: 26,445 (White 38.70%; Black or African American 59.00%; Hispanic or Latino 1.40%; Asian 0.30%; Other 1.40%). Foreign born: 1.10%. Median age: 33.00
Income 2000: per capita $12,288; median household $22,231; Population below poverty level: 32.70% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $16,753-$19,845
Unemployment (2004): 9.50% Unemployment change (from 2000): -0.70% Median travel time to work: 20.50 minutes Working outside county of residence: 18.90%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Phillips County, Colorado

221 S Interocean Ave
Holyoke, CO 80734
Phone: (970) 854-3131
Fax: (970) 854-4745
www.phillipscountyco.org

On northeastern border of CO; organized Mar 27, 1889, from Logan County. Name Origin: For R. O. Phillips, an offical in the Lincoln Land Company, which organized many of the towns in eastern CO

Area (sq mi):: 687.74 (land 687.62; water 0.12) Population per square mile: 6.70
Population 2005: 4,586 State rank: 52 Population change: 2000-20005 2.40%; 1990-2000 6.90% Population 2000: 4,480 (White 86.30%; Black or African American 0.20%; Hispanic or Latino 11.80%; Asian 0.40%; Other 6.30%). Foreign born: 8.10%. Median age: 39.80
Income 2000: per capita $16,394; median household $32,177; Population below poverty level: 11.60% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $24,675-$24,910
Unemployment (2004): 3.70% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.40% Median travel time to work: 15.30 minutes Working outside county of residence: 11.30%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Phillips County, Montana

314 S 2nd Ave W PO Box 360
Malta, MT 59538
Phone: (406) 654-2423
Fax: (406) 654-2429

On central northern border of MT; organized Feb 5, 1915 from Blaine and Valley counties. Name Origin: For Benjamin D. Phillips, a local landowner and prominent citizen

Area (sq mi):: 5212.17 (land 5139.57; water 72.60) Population per square mile: 0.80
Population 2005: 4,179 State rank: 37 Population change: 2000-20005 -9.20%; 1990-2000 -10.90% Population 2000: 4,601 (White 88.80%; Black or African American 0.20%; Hispanic or Latino 1.20%; Asian 0.30%; Other 10.10%). Foreign born: 1.00%. Median age: 40.80
Income 2000: per capita $15,058; median household $28,702; Population below poverty level: 18.30% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $18,726-$20,306
Unemployment (2004): 4.50% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.10% Median travel time to work: 14.30 minutes Working outside county of residence: 6.10%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Phillips County, Kansas

301 State St
Phillipsburg, KS 67661
Phone: (785) 543-6825
Fax: (785) 543-6827
www.phillipscounty.org

On the central northern border of KS; established Feb 26, 1867 from Kirwin Land District. Name Origin: Either for William A. Phillips (?-1856), a free-state man murdered at Leavenworth by a proslaver, or for a "gallant private soldier of the Union army."

Area (sq mi):: 894.81 (land 886.23; water 8.58) Population per square mile: 6.20
Population 2005: 5,504 State rank: 66 Population change: 2000-20005 -8.30%; 1990-2000 -8.90% Population 2000: 6,001 (White 97.80%; Black or African American 0.20%; Hispanic or Latino 0.70%; Asian 0.40%; Other 1.00%). Foreign born: 0.40%. Median age: 42.50
Income 2000: per capita $17,121; median household $35,013; Population below poverty level: 10.00% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $24,253-$28,069
Unemployment (2004): 3.90% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.90% Median travel time to work: 13.80 minutes Working outside county of residence: 12.10%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Phillips County Sheriff's Office said they had little hopes of catching the culprits this time around too.
On the night of September 30, 1919, roughly 100 black men and women attended a meeting of the Progressive Farmers and the Household Union of America at a church in Hoop Spur (Phillips County), three miles north of Elaine.
Drive out of Malta, the seat of Phillips County, south toward the APR holdings along the Charles M.
District 8: Daniels County, Dawson County, Garfield County, McCone County, Petroleum County, Phillips County, Prairie County, Richland County, Roosevelt County, Sheridan County, Valley County, and Wibaux County
The Trump administration has approved completion of the controversial Keystone XL oil pipeline project, authorizing TransCanada Corporation (USA)(NYSE:TRP) to go ahead with the construction of the pipeline in the Phillips County, Montana, along the U.S.-Canadian border.
townsendii) during November through April from Azure Cave in Phillips County. Each includes details for winter records where at least 1 museum specimen was also obtained.
An investigation by reporters from the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette led to Phillips County Sheriff Ronnie White admitting that his office does not enter felony warrants for wanted fugitives into state or national crime databases.
The stonecat has been reported twice previously from Arkansas, including a specimen from the mainstem Mississippi River in Phillips County (Buchanan, 1973).
Earlier, Larcombe -- a third-generation newsman whose family ran the weekly Phillips County News in Malta, Mont., for nearly 50 years -- was with the Great Falls Tribune in Montana, for 18 years, serving variously as a reporter, photographer and regional editor.
Ellie Beal, executive assistant/human resources for Phillips County Telephone Co.
The Phillips County News had been particularly vociferous in its opposition to the project.