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Sedgwick County, Colorado

PO Box 50
Julesburg, CO 80737
Phone: (970) 474-3346
Fax: (970) 474-0954

On northeasternmost border of CO; organized Apr 9, 1889, from Logan County. Name Origin: For Fort Sedgwick, named for Maj. Gen. John Sedgwick (1813-64), Indian fighter and Union officer in the Civil War

Area (sq mi):: 549.60 (land 548.24; water 1.36) Population per square mile: 4.60
Population 2005: 2,529 State rank: 57 Population change: 2000-20005 -7.90%; 1990-2000 2.10% Population 2000: 2,747 (White 86.50%; Black or African American 0.50%; Hispanic or Latino 11.40%; Asian 0.80%; Other 8.20%). Foreign born: 2.70%. Median age: 43.20
Income 2000: per capita $16,125; median household $28,278; Population below poverty level: 10.00% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $23,625-$24,323
Unemployment (2004): 3.50% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.50% Median travel time to work: 15.70 minutes Working outside county of residence: 19.20%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Sedgwick County, Kansas

525 N Main St Rm 211
Wichita, KS 67203
Phone: (316) 660-9222
Fax: (316) 383-7961
www.sedgwick.ks.us

In south-central KS, southeast of Hutchinson; organized Feb 26, 1867 from Butler County. Name Origin: For Gen. John Sedgwick (1813-64), Indian fighter and Union officer in the Civil War

Area (sq mi):: 1009.41 (land 999.38; water 10.03) Population per square mile: 466.40
Population 2005: 466,061 State rank: 2 Population change: 2000-20005 2.90%; 1990-2000 12.20% Population 2000: 452,869 (White 76.40%; Black or African American 9.10%; Hispanic or Latino 8.00%; Asian 3.30%; Other 8.20%). Foreign born: 6.60%. Median age: 33.60
Income 2000: per capita $20,907; median household $42,485; Population below poverty level: 9.50% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $28,447-$30,778
Unemployment (2004): 6.20% Unemployment change (from 2000): 2.00% Median travel time to work: 18.70 minutes Working outside county of residence: 3.50%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Wichita County seat (353,823)
  • Derby (20,326)

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    For the first time in the college's 52-year history, the city of Wichita awarded Wichita Area Technical College (Kansas) a Community Services Block Grant for $150,000 to be used to provide training for low-income adults in Sedgwick County, Kansas.
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    He moved to Wichita, Kansas in 1869 and became one of the first elected sheriffs in Sedgwick County, Kansas.
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    Chris Chronis, the CFO of Sedgwick County, Kansas, recently presented a challenge to the members of the Kansas GFOA.
    It consists of seven members from five agencies - two FBI special agents, one special agent from the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms, two detectives from the Wichita, Kansas, Police Department (WPD), one detective from the Sedgwick County, Kansas, Sheriff's Department, and one special agent from the Kansas Bureau of Investigation.