Stark County


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Stark County, Ohio

225 4th St NE
Canton, OH 44702
Phone: (330) 451-7432
Fax: (330) 451-7190
www.co.stark.oh.us

In northeastern OH, south of Akron; organized Feb 13, 1808 from Indian Territory. Name Origin: For Gen. John Stark (1728-1822), officer in the French and Indian War and the Revolutionary War

Area (sq mi):: 580.91 (land 576.14; water 4.77) Population per square mile: 660.60
Population 2005: 380,608 State rank: 7 Population change: 2000-20005 0.70%; 1990-2000 2.90% Population 2000: 378,098 (White 89.70%; Black or African American 7.20%; Hispanic or Latino 0.90%; Asian 0.50%; Other 1.90%). Foreign born: 1.80%. Median age: 38.20
Income 2000: per capita $20,417; median household $39,824; Population below poverty level: 9.20% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $26,746-$27,642
Unemployment (2004): 6.60% Unemployment change (from 2000): 2.60% Median travel time to work: 21.30 minutes Working outside county of residence: 20.70%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Canton County seat (79,905)
  • Massillon (32,055)
  • Alliance (23,268)
  • North Canton (16,796)

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    Stark County, North Dakota

    PO Box 130
    Dickinson, ND 58602
    Phone: (701) 456-7630
    Fax: (701) 456-7634

    In southwestern ND, west of Bismarck; organized Feb 10, 1879 (prior to statehood) from unorganized territory. Name Origin: For George Stark, vice president of the Northern Pacific Railroad Co

    Area (sq mi):: 1340.46 (land 1338.16; water 2.30) Population per square mile: 16.50
    Population 2005: 22,073 State rank: 6 Population change: 2000-20005 -2.50%; 1990-2000 -0.90% Population 2000: 22,636 (White 96.80%; Black or African American 0.20%; Hispanic or Latino 1.00%; Asian 0.20%; Other 2.00%). Foreign born: 0.80%. Median age: 36.90
    Income 2000: per capita $15,929; median household $32,526; Population below poverty level: 12.30% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $22,128-$26,020
    Unemployment (2004): 3.20% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.40% Median travel time to work: 14.10 minutes Working outside county of residence: 5.90%
    Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Dickinson County seat (15,686)

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    Stark County, Illinois

    PO Box 97
    Toulon, IL 61483
    Phone: (309) 286-5911
    Fax: (309) 286-4039
    www.outfitters.com/illinois/stark/

    In central IL, north of Peoria; organized Mar 2, 1839 from Knox and Putnam counties. Name Origin: For Gen. John Stark (1728-1822), officer in the French and Indian War and the Revolutionary War

    Area (sq mi):: 288.21 (land 287.94; water 0.28) Population per square mile: 21.40
    Population 2005: 6,169 State rank: 96 Population change: 2000-20005 -2.60%; 1990-2000 -3.10% Population 2000: 6,332 (White 98.10%; Black or African American 0.10%; Hispanic or Latino 0.90%; Asian 0.20%; Other 1.10%). Foreign born: 0.40%. Median age: 39.90
    Income 2000: per capita $16,767; median household $35,826; Population below poverty level: 8.60% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $25,143-$24,934
    Unemployment (2004): 7.10% Unemployment change (from 2000): -0.90% Median travel time to work: 25.30 minutes Working outside county of residence: 57.60%
    Cities with population over 10,000: None
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    References in periodicals archive ?
    Public health officials in Stark County, Ohio, are using findings from a recent investigation to address the county's rapid increase in youth suicides.
    Thunderstorms caused extensive damage to parts of Stark County, Ohio, on Thursday, with residents reporting downed wires and trees.
    Shapiro Restaurant Group is the owner of Stark County concepts: TD's Tailgate Grill, an upscale Sports Bistro and, Twisted Citrus, an eclectic daytime eatery.
    Polachek, Stark County District Library, Canton, Ohio.
    Bill Bryan, TimkenSteel's executive vice president of manufacturing & supply chain, said, 'From the start of these contract discussions, we have worked with union leadership to convey the competitive pressures we continue to face, and to reach an agreement with those representatives that take into consideration today's marketplace while still giving our employees some of the best wages and benefits in Stark County.'
    Court Of Appeals Stark County, Ohio Fifth Appellate District 2015-Ohio-5406.
    From 2005-2008, Ater was vice president of marketing communications at United Way of Greater Stark County of Canton and in the previous 6-1/4 years, she was a public information specialist and volunteer resources coordinator at what is now known as Stark County Board of Developmental Disabilities, also in Canton.
    When Marjorie Trumaine, Lida's closest friend, and a skilled researcher and professional indexer, who lives in the farm adjacent to the Knudsens, is asked by Stark County Sheriff Hilo Jenkins to investigate the strange copper amulet discovered clutched in the dead man's hand, Marjorie can hardly refuse.
    Table 1 Travel to Williston and Population of Selected Counties Origin Travel 2013 Time Miles Population Yellowstone County, MT (Billings) 5.3 hr 326 154,200 Burleigh County, ND (Bismarck) 2.5 hr 218 88,500 Stark County, ND (Dickinson) 2.4 hr 168 29,200 Ward County, ND (Minot) 2.2 hr 125 67,900 Yellowstone County Profile Total Population, 2014 155,500 Percent Change in Population, 2010-2014 5.1% Median Age, 2013 38.3 Percent 65 or Older, 2013 14.4% Percent of Population with Bachelor's 28.7% Degree or Higher, 2013 Median Household Income, 2013 51,342 Percent of Population without Health 15.6% Insurance Coverage, 2013 Unemployment Rate, November 2014 3.1% Lived in a Different House in 2013 17.0% Sources: American Community Survey, U.S.
    Leading the charge at Commonwealth are President Stuart Cox and General Superintendent Sam Hendrick, both of whom praise their Stark County team for their commitment to safe, productive operations.
    Moore also becomes the first director on the Farmers Board who lives and works in the bank's Stark County market, the firm said.
    After receiving several phone calls from businesses wanting a story in the paper, Porter took their requests and created an initiative called Stark 100, where 100 local businesses in Stark County, Ohio could provide their own copy to be published in the paper.