Rusk County


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Rusk County, Texas

115 N Main St Suite 206
Henderson, TX 75652
Phone: (903) 657-0330
www.co.rusk.tx.us

In northeastern TX, east of Tyler; organized Jan 16, 1843 from Nacogdoches County. Name Origin: For Gen. Thomas Jefferson Rusk (1803-57), chief justice of the Republic of TX supreme court (1838-42), signer of the TX Declaration of Independence (1836), and U.S. senator (1846-57)

Area (sq mi):: 938.62 (land 923.55; water 15.07) Population per square mile: 51.90
Population 2005: 47,971 State rank: 63 Population change: 2000-20005 1.30%; 1990-2000 8.30% Population 2000: 47,372 (White 71.20%; Black or African American 19.20%; Hispanic or Latino 8.40%; Asian 0.20%; Other 5.60%). Foreign born: 4.40%. Median age: 38.10
Income 2000: per capita $16,674; median household $32,898; Population below poverty level: 14.60% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $21,044-$22,698
Unemployment (2004): 6.00% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.60% Median travel time to work: 23.70 minutes Working outside county of residence: 44.70%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Henderson County seat (11,417)

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    Rusk County, Wisconsin

    311 Miner Ave E
    Ladysmith, WI 54848
    Phone: (715) 532-2100
    Fax: (715) 532-2237
    www.ruskcounty.org

    In northwestern WI, northeast of Saint Paul, MN; organized May 15, 1901 as Gates County from Chippewa County; name changed Jun 19, 1905. Name Origin: For Col. Jeremiah McLain Rusk (1830-93), an officer in the Civil War, statesman, governor of WI (1882-89), and U.S. secretary of agriculture (1889-93)

    Area (sq mi):: 930.89 (land 913.13; water 17.77) Population per square mile: 16.60
    Population 2005: 15,198 State rank: 65 Population change: 2000-20005 -1.00%; 1990-2000 1.80% Population 2000: 15,347 (White 97.40%; Black or African American 0.50%; Hispanic or Latino 0.80%; Asian 0.30%; Other 1.60%). Foreign born: 1.70%. Median age: 40.00
    Income 2000: per capita $15,563; median household $31,344; Population below poverty level: 11.80% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $19,333-$20,461
    Unemployment (2004): 6.40% Unemployment change (from 2000): -0.90% Median travel time to work: 21.60 minutes Working outside county of residence: 17.90%
    Cities with population over 10,000: None
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    References in periodicals archive ?
    Rusk County forest lands offer more than 90,000 acres of public hunting, and the Flambeau River State Forest represents another 90,000.
    Luminant Generation, Martin Lake Steam Electric Station & Lignite Mine in Rusk County, TX 1,501 lbs.
    Existing net production of the properties in Rusk County, Texas, is nearly 12.
    The project consists of 143 miles of 42-inch natural gas pipeline from Minden in Rusk County, TX to a point near Maypearl in Ellis County, TX.
    This is in addition to the already announced 85-mile, 36-inch diameter pipeline from its Bethel gas storage facility in Anderson County, TX, to its 30-inch Texoma Houston Pipeline facility in Rusk County, TX.
    4, 2008, to acquire natural gas properties located in Rusk County, Texas.
    Rusk County Clerk Resigns Over Gay Marriage Ruling, by Liz Crampton - The Rusk County Commissioners Court on Monday formally accepted the resignation of County Clerk Joyce Lewis-Kugle, apparently the first Texas elected official to quit office rather than abide by the U.
    In other news, DCP Midstream, LLC and its master limited partnership DCP Midstream Partners, LP announced a $56 million pipeline project which will extend their East Texas joint venture gathering footprint in southern Panola County and access volumes from the rapidly growing Minden Field in Rusk County.
    024') which is located in south central Rusk County of east Texas, approximately 2.
    Strategically located, the property is minutes to US Highway 259, Rusk County Airport and Interstate 20, which provides convenient access to Dallas/Fort Worth, Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport, Shreveport and the Port of Shreveport.
    said its indirect wholly owned subsidiary, Fidelity Exploration & Production Company, signed a purchase and sale agreement to acquire natural gas properties located in Rusk County, TX.