Roane County


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Roane County, Tennessee

200 E Race St
Kingston, TN 37763
Phone: (865) 376-5556
Fax: (865) 717-4121
www.roanealliance.org

In east-central TN, southwest of Oak Ridge; organized Nov 6, 1801 from Knox County and Indian lands. Name Origin: For Archibald Roane (1759-1819), governor of TN (1801-03) and judge of the TN supreme court (1815-19)

Area (sq mi):: 394.98 (land 360.98; water 34.00) Population per square mile: 146.50
Population 2005: 52,889 State rank: 25 Population change: 2000-20005 1.90%; 1990-2000 9.90% Population 2000: 51,910 (White 94.80%; Black or African American 2.70%; Hispanic or Latino 0.70%; Asian 0.40%; Other 1.60%). Foreign born: 1.20%. Median age: 40.70
Income 2000: per capita $18,456; median household $33,226; Population below poverty level: 13.90% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $22,339-$25,332
Unemployment (2004): 5.80% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.30% Median travel time to work: 26.00 minutes Working outside county of residence: 49.70%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Roane County, West Virginia

200 Main St
Spencer, WV 25276
Phone: (304) 927-2860
Fax: (304) 927-2489

In west-central WV, northeast of Charleston; organized Mar 11, 1856 from Kanawha, Jackson, and Gilmer counties. Name Origin: For Spencer Roane (1762-1822), justice of the VA supreme court of appeals and son-in-law of Patrick Henry (1736-99)

Area (sq mi):: 483.75 (land 483.57; water 0.18) Population per square mile: 31.90
Population 2005: 15,407 State rank: 38 Population change: 2000-20005 -0.30%; 1990-2000 2.20% Population 2000: 15,446 (White 98.00%; Black or African American 0.20%; Hispanic or Latino 0.70%; Asian 0.20%; Other 1.00%). Foreign born: 0.60%. Median age: 39.50
Income 2000: per capita $13,195; median household $24,511; Population below poverty level: 22.60% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $17,285-$18,117
Unemployment (2004): 7.90% Unemployment change (from 2000): -5.50% Median travel time to work: 34.80 minutes Working outside county of residence: 40.40%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Hubbard was a 1999 graduate of Roane County High School, a 2006 graduate of the West Virginia University School of Medicine, and completed her residency in family medicine at West Virginia University in December 2009.
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Jones is a long-time resident of Roane County and a graduate of the University of Tennessee.
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22, 2008, spill of coal fly ash slurry at the Tennessee Valley Authority's Kingston Fossil Plant in Roane County, Tennessee.
Susan Gawarecki, executive director of the Local Oversight Committee, said there are a number of waste processing operations clustered in Oak Ridge and the eastern part of Roane County.
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Earlier, Richardson was the general manager of the Roane County News and spent five years as editor of Roane Newspapers.
The group says it is "causing undetermined consequences to water, land, residents and wildlife in Roane County, Tenn.
Johnny Teglas has been appointed publisher of the Roane County News in Kingston.