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Stone County, Missouri

108 4th St
Galena, MO 65656
Phone: (417) 357-6127
Fax: (417) 357-6861
www.stoneco-mo.us

On the southwestern border of MO, south of Springfield; organized Feb 10, 1851 from Taney County. Name Origin: For either William Stone, a prominent judge, or John W. Stone, an early settler

Area (sq mi):: 510.91 (land 463.22; water 47.68) Population per square mile: 66.80
Population 2005: 30,931 State rank: 36 Population change: 2000-20005 7.90%; 1990-2000 50.20% Population 2000: 28,658 (White 97.00%; Black or African American 0.10%; Hispanic or Latino 1.00%; Asian 0.20%; Other 2.10%). Foreign born: 1.10%. Median age: 44.10
Income 2000: per capita $18,036; median household $32,637; Population below poverty level: 12.80% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $22,104-$24,503
Unemployment (2004): 8.40% Unemployment change (from 2000): -1.50% Median travel time to work: 30.10 minutes Working outside county of residence: 54.00%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Stone County, Arkansas

107 W Main St Suite C
Mountain View, AR 72560
Phone: (870) 269-3351
Fax: (870) 269-3176

In north-central AR; organized Apr 21, 1873 from Izard and Independence counties. Name Origin: For natural stone formations in the area

Area (sq mi):: 609.43 (land 606.59; water 2.84) Population per square mile: 19.30
Population 2005: 11,716 State rank: 60 Population change: 2000-20005 1.90%; 1990-2000 17.60% Population 2000: 11,499 (White 96.50%; Black or African American 0.10%; Hispanic or Latino 1.10%; Asian 0.10%; Other 2.50%). Foreign born: 0.80%. Median age: 43.10
Income 2000: per capita $14,134; median household $22,209; Population below poverty level: 18.90% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $17,139-$18,597
Unemployment (2004): 7.40% Unemployment change (from 2000): 2.50% Median travel time to work: 26.50 minutes Working outside county of residence: 24.60%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Stone County, Mississippi

PO Drawer 7
Wiggins, MS 39577
Phone: (601) 928-5266
Fax: (601) 928-6464
www.stonecounty.com

In southeastern MS, north of Gulfport; organized Apr 3, 1916 from Harrison County. Name Origin: For Col. John Marshall Stone (1830-1900), acting governor (1876-82) and governor (1890-96)

Area (sq mi):: 448.07 (land 445.37; water 2.71) Population per square mile: 33.40
Population 2005: 14,862 State rank: 58 Population change: 2000-20005 9.10%; 1990-2000 26.70% Population 2000: 13,622 (White 78.70%; Black or African American 19.20%; Hispanic or Latino 1.20%; Asian 0.20%; Other 1.20%). Foreign born: 1.00%. Median age: 33.60
Income 2000: per capita $14,693; median household $30,495; Population below poverty level: 17.50% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $19,474-$22,053
Unemployment (2004): 5.40% Unemployment change (from 2000): -0.10% Median travel time to work: 33.00 minutes Working outside county of residence: 42.70%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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2 amendment also makes Stone County eligible to apply for funding for emergency protective measures under the Public Assistance program.
Stone County Regional Correctional Facility Wiggins, Mississippi
On the other side are more ugly buildings and a builders' merchant with a backdrop of the massive Portland stone county hall built on the site of the old jail.
Stone County has extremely poor soils and the primary land use is mismanaged oaks and hickories and fescue pasture.
In Missouri, Stone County Sheriff Doug Rader said he put the "In God We Trust" stickers on cars in his department after learning of them from Green County Sheriff Jim Arnott.
So when she made the decision to retire from her position in the Stone County School District, her family and friends knew such a milestone should be marked with as much enthusiasm as Donna had brought to the hundreds of students she had taught.
com)-- SPCA Tampa Bay accepted 22 puppies this morning that were seized as part of a hoarding and animal neglect investigation in Stone County, Mississippi.
residents and others in the vicinity of a proposed quarry spoke their mind at a public hearing before the Big Stone County, Minn.
In addition, a new locality in Stone County is added for the endemic and federal candidate species yellowcheek darter (Etheostoma morel).
Schools receiving grants included North Pike Elementary School (Summit); DeLisle Elementary (Harrison County), Strayhorn Elementary (Sarah), Sudduth Elementary (Starkville), Saltillo Primary School, Henderson Ward-Stewart Elementary (Starkville), Lafayette Middle School, Olde Town Middle School (Ridgeland), Pass Christian High School, Starkville/Millsaps Technology Center, Stone County Schools, Madison School District, Jackson Public School District, and Mississippi School for the Deaf.
In 2008, we focused additional searching efforts in the area just south of the White River near Guion in Stone County, Arkansas.