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Ross County, Ohio

2 N Paint St Suite B
Chillicothe, OH 45601
Phone: (740) 702-3010
Fax: (740) 702-3018
www.co.ross.oh.us

In south-central OH, south of Columbus; original county; organized Aug 20, 1798 (prior to statehood). Name Origin: For James Ross (1762-1847), U.S. senator from PA (1794-1803)

Area (sq mi):: 692.96 (land 688.41; water 4.55) Population per square mile: 109.20
Population 2005: 75,197 State rank: 34 Population change: 2000-20005 2.50%; 1990-2000 5.80% Population 2000: 73,345 (White 91.30%; Black or African American 6.20%; Hispanic or Latino 0.60%; Asian 0.40%; Other 1.70%). Foreign born: 0.70%. Median age: 36.90
Income 2000: per capita $17,569; median household $37,117; Population below poverty level: 12.00% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $22,219-$23,554
Unemployment (2004): 7.70% Unemployment change (from 2000): 2.60% Median travel time to work: 25.90 minutes Working outside county of residence: 29.60%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Chillicothe County seat (22,039)

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    He informed me that his father had passed away and that his uncle was farming the property they owned in Ross County, Ohio.
    US communications holding company AT&T (NYSE:T) announced on Friday the activation of five new mobile broadband cell sites in Pike county, Pennsylvania and Ross county, Ohio.
    There have been five new American elm champions in each of the last five registers, including this one with the crowning of a 416-point tree in Ross County, Ohio. Long may it reign!
    09:15 DEVELOPING A PROTOCOL FOR THE APPLICATION OF REMOTE SENSING TECHNIQUES IN ARCHAEOLOGICAL CONTEXTS: A CASE STUDY FROM HOPEWELL MOUND GROUP, ROSS COUNTY, OHIO. Jarrod Burks, burks.22@osu.edu, Jennifer Pederson, jennifer pederson@nps.gov, Hopewell Culture National Historical Park, 16062 State Route 104, Chillicothe OH 45601.
    We have successfully applied this technique to an archaeological case study in Ross County, Ohio using Geoscan's FM36 fluxgate gradiometer to measure near surface deviations in the earth's magnetic field.
    parvus/altissimus in the southern Great Lakes region include McLean County, Illinois (Baker 1930), Fulton County, Indiana (Blatchley & Ashley 1901), Elkhart County, Indiana (Swinehart 1995), Kosciusko County, Indiana (Swinehart & Parker 2000), Madison County, Ohio (La Rocque 1952), Ross County, Ohio (Reynolds 1959), and Logan County, Ohio (Zimmerman 1960).
    exacuosus in the southern Great Lakes region include Fulton County, Indiana (Blatchley & Ashley 1901), Madison County, Ohio (La Rocque 1952), Ross County, Ohio (Reynolds 1959), and Logan County, Ohio (Baker 1920, Zimmerman 1960).
    limosa/leightoni in the southe rn Great Lakes region include Mahomet, Illinois (Baker 1918), McLean County, Ohio (Baker 1930), Fulton County, Indiana (Blatchley & Ashley 1901), Bartholomew County, Indiana (Baker 1920), Elkhart County, Indiana (Swinehart 1995), Kosciusko County, Indiana (Swinehart & Parker 2000), Ross County, Ohio (Reynolds 1959), and Logan County, Ohio (Zimmerman 1960).
    2 Cheyenne Elliott, of Ross County, Ohio, shot this typical 10-pointer on Nov.
    Ten years ago McClintic bought a small farm in Ross County, Ohio, for deer hunting and to be closer to his job in Chillicothe.
    (H-4) 5 1/8 6 2/8 1 1/8 Totals 85 6/8 87 7/8 10 5/8 Gross typical score 192 0/8 Subtract side-to-side differences -10 5/8 Add abnormal points + 58 5/8 FINAL NET NON-TYPICAL SCORE 240 0/8 Taken by: Jason McClintic Location: Ross County, Ohio Date: Nov.