Scotland County

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Scotland County, North Carolina

PO Box 489
Laurinburg, NC 28353
Phone: (910) 277-2406
Fax: (910) 277-2411

On the southern border of NC, southwest of Fayetteville; organized Feb 20, 1899 from Richmond County. Name Origin: For the country, former home of many early settlers

Area (sq mi):: 320.64 (land 319.14; water 1.50) Population per square mile: 116.50
Population 2005: 37,180 State rank: 64 Population change: 2000-20005 3.30%; 1990-2000 6.60% Population 2000: 35,998 (White 51.10%; Black or African American 37.30%; Hispanic or Latino 1.20%; Asian 0.50%; Other 10.70%). Foreign born: 1.30%. Median age: 34.60
Income 2000: per capita $15,693; median household $31,010; Population below poverty level: 20.60% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $20,540-$21,529
Unemployment (2004): 10.90% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.80% Median travel time to work: 22.40 minutes Working outside county of residence: 25.90%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Laurinburg County seat (15,792)

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    Scotland County, Missouri

    County Courthouse 117 S Market St Suite 100
    Memphis, MO 63555
    Phone: (660) 465-7027
    Fax: (660) 465-7785

    On the northeastern border of MO; organized Jan 29, 1841 from Clark, Lewis and Shelby counties. Name Origin: For the country, the former home of early settlers

    Area (sq mi):: 439.25 (land 438.47; water 0.79) Population per square mile: 11.20
    Population 2005: 4,928 State rank: 111 Population change: 2000-20005 -1.10%; 1990-2000 3.30% Population 2000: 4,983 (White 98.10%; Black or African American 0.20%; Hispanic or Latino 0.80%; Asian 0.10%; Other 0.90%). Foreign born: 0.30%. Median age: 37.40
    Income 2000: per capita $14,474; median household $27,409; Population below poverty level: 16.80% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $19,740-$21,113
    Unemployment (2004): 4.10% Unemployment change (from 2000): -0.20% Median travel time to work: 21.90 minutes Working outside county of residence: 28.60%
    Cities with population over 10,000: None
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    References in periodicals archive ?
    "I loved being part of the Uunder-15 West of Scotland County team and making our region proud."
    He singled out for praise soon-to-retire Judge Karl DeMarce from Scotland County, who is leaving his seat after 20 years on the bench to join a Lutheran seminary.
    In a sad turn of events, FBI investigators found the body of a boy in a pond in Scotland County, North Carolina, on Saturday, which they believe was that of a missing 4-year-old, Raul Gonzalez Johnson, who was last seen Wednesday.
    Toland is the chief financial officer for Scotland County Schools in Laurinburg, North Carolina.
    A native of Wagram, Edge served nine years as a Scotland County law enforcement officer before becoming in charge of operating Scotland County's landfill.
    RANDALL TOBLER.MD, FACOG, is now CEO of Scotland County Hospital and Clinics in Memphis, Missouri.
    Ian Conway, who captained the North of Scotland county side which Murray made a surprise appearance for last summer, was also among those watching in the community centre.
    The auto parts supplier intends to add 54 jobs in Scotland County and 13 in Henderson County.
    GAA president Nickey Brennan has expressed his deepest sympathies and those of the Association to the family of Jim Kelly, chairman of the Scotland county board, who has passed away.
    And the family has a double shot at glory since Hayley's young sister Tanya has followed in her footsteps and been selected to represent the West of Scotland county team by the age of seven.
    A field study of mammal distribution in Scotland County, Missouri.