Randolph County


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Randolph County, North Carolina

PO Box 4728
Asheboro, NC 27204
Phone: (336) 318-6300
Fax: (336) 318-6853
www.co.randolph.nc.us

In west-central NC, south of Greensboro; organized 1779 (prior to statehood) from Guilford County. Name Origin: For Peyton Randolph (1721?-75), member of the VA House of Burgesses (1748-49; 1752-75) and speaker (1766-75); president of the Continental Congress (1774-75)

Area (sq mi):: 789.93 (land 787.36; water 2.57) Population per square mile: 175.70
Population 2005: 138,367 State rank: 19 Population change: 2000-20005 6.10%; 1990-2000 22.40% Population 2000: 130,454 (White 86.00%; Black or African American 5.60%; Hispanic or Latino 6.60%; Asian 0.60%; Other 4.50%). Foreign born: 5.70%. Median age: 36.20
Income 2000: per capita $18,236; median household $38,348; Population below poverty level: 9.10% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $23,592-$23,651
Unemployment (2004): 5.10% Unemployment change (from 2000): -0.30% Median travel time to work: 23.60 minutes Working outside county of residence: 41.30%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Asheboro County seat (23,215)

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    Randolph County, Illinois

    1 Taylor St
    Chester, IL 62233
    Phone: (618) 826-2510
    Fax: (618) 826-3750

    On the southwestern border of IL; organized Oct 5, 1795 (prior to statehood) from Saint Clair County. Name Origin: For Edmund Jennings Randolph (1753-1813), governor of VA (1786-88), first U.S. Attorney General (1789), and U.S. secretary of state (1794-95)

    Area (sq mi):: 597.26 (land 578.42; water 18.84) Population per square mile: 57.30
    Population 2005: 33,122 State rank: 46 Population change: 2000-20005 -2.30%; 1990-2000 -2.00% Population 2000: 33,893 (White 88.10%; Black or African American 9.30%; Hispanic or Latino 1.50%; Asian 0.20%; Other 1.80%). Foreign born: 0.80%. Median age: 37.60
    Income 2000: per capita $17,696; median household $37,013; Population below poverty level: 10.00% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $19,854-$21,169
    Unemployment (2004): 6.10% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.40% Median travel time to work: 22.90 minutes Working outside county of residence: 30.70%
    Cities with population over 10,000: None
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    Randolph County, Georgia

    PO Box 221
    Cuthbert, GA 39840
    Phone: (229) 732-6440
    Fax: (229) 732-5364

    In southwestern GA, northwest of Albany; organized Dec 20, 1828 from Lee County (an earlier Randolph County was renamed Jasper County in 1812). Name Origin: For John Randolph (1773-1833), VA statesman and U.S. minister to Russia (1830)

    Area (sq mi):: 430.89 (land 429.25; water 1.64) Population per square mile: 17.00
    Population 2005: 7,310 State rank: 142 Population change: 2000-20005 -6.20%; 1990-2000 -2.90% Population 2000: 7,791 (White 38.70%; Black or African American 59.50%; Hispanic or Latino 1.20%; Asian 0.20%; Other 1.30%). Foreign born: 0.70%. Median age: 36.10
    Income 2000: per capita $11,809; median household $22,004; Population below poverty level: 27.70% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $17,314-$20,569
    Unemployment (2004): 6.60% Unemployment change (from 2000): -2.70% Median travel time to work: 23.60 minutes Working outside county of residence: 31.30%
    Cities with population over 10,000: None
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    Randolph County, West Virginia

    PO Box 368
    Elkins, WV 26241
    Phone: (304) 636-0543
    Fax: (304) 636-0544

    In east-central WV; organized May 5, 1787 from Harrison County. Name Origin: For Edmund Jennings Randolph (1753-1813), governor of VA (1786-88), first U.S. attorney general (1789), and U.S. secretary of state (1794-95)

    Area (sq mi):: 1039.92 (land 1039.72; water 0.20) Population per square mile: 27.50
    Population 2005: 28,571 State rank: 20 Population change: 2000-20005 1.10%; 1990-2000 1.70% Population 2000: 28,262 (White 97.20%; Black or African American 1.10%; Hispanic or Latino 0.70%; Asian 0.40%; Other 0.90%). Foreign born: 0.70%. Median age: 38.80
    Income 2000: per capita $14,918; median household $27,299; Population below poverty level: 18.00% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $20,396-$23,589
    Unemployment (2004): 5.50% Unemployment change (from 2000): -0.40% Median travel time to work: 22.50 minutes Working outside county of residence: 16.20%
    Cities with population over 10,000: None
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    Randolph County, Missouri

    110 S Main St
    Huntsville, MO 65259
    Phone: (660) 277-4717
    Fax: (660) 277-3246
    www.randolphcountymo.com

    In north-central MO, north of Columbia; organized Jan 22, 1829 from Chariton and Ralls counties. Name Origin: For John Randolph (1773-1833), VA statesman and U.S. Minister to Russia (1830)

    Area (sq mi):: 487.65 (land 482.32; water 5.33) Population per square mile: 52.50
    Population 2005: 25,336 State rank: 42 Population change: 2000-20005 2.70%; 1990-2000 1.20% Population 2000: 24,663 (White 89.90%; Black or African American 7.00%; Hispanic or Latino 1.10%; Asian 0.40%; Other 2.00%). Foreign born: 1.30%. Median age: 37.20
    Income 2000: per capita $15,010; median household $31,464; Population below poverty level: 12.50% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $20,010-$22,154
    Unemployment (2004): 5.50% Unemployment change (from 2000): -0.50% Median travel time to work: 21.10 minutes Working outside county of residence: 22.70%
    Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Moberly (13,745)

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    Randolph County, Arkansas

    107 W Broadway
    Pocahontas, AR 72455
    Phone: (870) 892-5264
    Fax: (870) 892-2269

    On northern border; organized Oct 29, 1835 (prior to statehood) from Lawrence County. Name Origin: For John Randolph (1773-1833), U.S. congressman from VA during the years 1799-1827, and U.S. minister to Russia (1830)

    Area (sq mi):: 656.04 (land 651.82; water 4.21) Population per square mile: 28.30
    Population 2005: 18,465 State rank: 41 Population change: 2000-20005 1.50%; 1990-2000 9.90% Population 2000: 18,195 (White 96.50%; Black or African American 1.00%; Hispanic or Latino 0.80%; Asian 0.10%; Other 1.90%). Foreign born: 0.90%. Median age: 38.80
    Income 2000: per capita $14,502; median household $27,583; Population below poverty level: 15.30% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $16,778-$18,599
    Unemployment (2004): 8.20% Unemployment change (from 2000): -0.40% Median travel time to work: 23.30 minutes Working outside county of residence: 26.10%
    Cities with population over 10,000: None
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    Randolph County, Alabama

    PO Box 328
    Wedowee, AL 36278
    Phone: (256) 357-4551
    Fax: (256) 357-9012

    On central-eastern border of AL; organized Dec 18, 1832 from Creek cession. Name Origin: For John Randolph (1773-1833), U.S. congressman from VA during the years of 1799-1827, and U.S. minister to Russia (1830-31)

    Area (sq mi):: 584.11 (land 581.05; water 3.06) Population per square mile: 39.10
    Population 2005: 22,717 State rank: 46 Population change: 2000-20005 1.50%; 1990-2000 12.60% Population 2000: 22,380 (White 75.70%; Black or African American 22.20%; Hispanic or Latino 1.20%; Asian 0.20%; Other 1.10%). Foreign born: 1.20%. Median age: 37.70
    Income 2000: per capita $14,147; median household $28,675; Population below poverty level: 17.00% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $17,976-$19,645
    Unemployment (2004): 6.50% Unemployment change (from 2000): -1.30% Median travel time to work: 31.20 minutes Working outside county of residence: 41.70%
    Cities with population over 10,000: None
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    Randolph County, Indiana

    County Courthouse 100 S Main St PO Box 230
    Winchester, IN 47394
    Phone: (765) 584-7207
    Fax: (765) 584-2958
    www.randolphcounty.us

    On the east-central border of IN, east of Muncie; organized Jan 10, 1818 from Wayne County. Name Origin: For either Thomas Randolph (?-1811), attorney-general of IN Territory killed at the Battle of Tippecanoe, or for Randolph County, NC, former home of many early settlers

    Area (sq mi):: 453.23 (land 452.83; water 0.39) Population per square mile: 58.90
    Population 2005: 26,684 State rank: 61 Population change: 2000-20005 -2.60%; 1990-2000 0.90% Population 2000: 27,401 (White 97.50%; Black or African American 0.30%; Hispanic or Latino 1.20%; Asian 0.20%; Other 1.50%). Foreign born: 0.70%. Median age: 38.20
    Income 2000: per capita $16,954; median household $34,544; Population below poverty level: 11.10% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $23,087-$23,926
    Unemployment (2004): 6.90% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.30% Median travel time to work: 23.30 minutes Working outside county of residence: 45.60%
    Cities with population over 10,000: None
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    References in periodicals archive ?
    The year was 1970 and, with the help of a federal grant, the first Suicide/Crisis Hotline opened in the Randolph County area.
    com)-- When former slave, Islay Walden returned to Southwestern Randolph County, North Carolina in 1879, after graduating from the New Brunswick Theological Seminary, as an ordained minister and missionary of the American Missionary Association, he moved in with his sister and her family in a secluded area in the Uwharrie Mountains, not far from the Lassiter Mill community along the Uwharrie River.
    Governor Eric Greitens has appointed James (Jim) Cooksey, of Moberly, as associate circuit court judge for Randolph County.
    Officer Adam Krolfifer of the Randolph County Sheriff's Office used the police-issued drone to locate Brown just 25 minutes after receiving the report.
    Randolph County has about 90 row crop farmers managing a total of 90,000 acres, according to County Extension Agent Mike Andrews.
    This initiative hopes to increase the number of qualified STEM public high school teachers in North Carolina's Guilford County, Randolph County, Davidson County and Alamance-Burlington.
    Randolph County School System, and Asheboro City Schools were recently awarded a $960,000 grant from the Golden LEAF Foundation to further advance the Pathways to Prosperity program.
    Yes--600 huge factory farms will soon surround us here in Randolph County.
    The Randolph County Board of Commissioners voted December 2 to enter into an agreement with Waste Management for 30 years with projected revenues to the county over that period of $33 million.
    During the ribbon-cutting ceremony, he remarked that what was once an empty building "is now going to make such a profound impact on the economic and workforce development of Randolph County.
    MCC and every town within rural Randolph County, Ill.
    US mobile network holding company AT&T Inc (NYSE:T) yesterday announced the activation of a new cell site in Randolph County, West Virginia.