Vanderburgh County

Vanderburgh County, Indiana

1 NW ML King Jr Blvd
Evansville, IN 47708
Phone: (812) 435-5241
Fax: (812) 435-5963

On the southwestern border of IN; organized Jan 7, 1818 from Indian lands. Name Origin: For Henry Vanderburgh, officer in the Revolutionary War and judge of the first court in the IN Territory

Area (sq mi):: 235.74 (land 234.57; water 1.16) Population per square mile: 738.30
Population 2005: 173,187 State rank: 7 Population change: 2000-20005 0.70%; 1990-2000 4.20% Population 2000: 171,922 (White 88.70%; Black or African American 8.20%; Hispanic or Latino 1.00%; Asian 0.80%; Other 1.70%). Foreign born: 1.60%. Median age: 36.90
Income 2000: per capita $20,655; median household $36,823; Population below poverty level: 11.20% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $28,282-$31,677
Unemployment (2004): 4.80% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.20% Median travel time to work: 19.00 minutes Working outside county of residence: 10.20%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Evansville County seat (117,156)

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    Wolf was being held on three Level 4 felony counts of child molestation at the Vanderburgh County Jail pending his court appearance.
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    In partnership with local chamber of commerce organizations, the Southwest Indiana Chamber directly impacts a six-county region and has offices in downtown Evansville in Vanderburgh County and Mt.
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    I thought, wow, it is easy," the New York Daily News quoted her as telling Vanderburgh County Right to Life banquet.
    Patty Smith, who works as the bank's director of employee communications, was recognized as its 2007 Volunteer of the Year for her work with area organizations such as the Evansville Youth Service Bureau and the Vanderburgh County Homeless Youth Council.
    In 2004, Woods moved his firm into an 1890 building that originally housed the Vanderburgh County jail.
    But rumor has it Vanderburgh County Sheriff Brad Ellsworth (D) has a wide lead, according to internal polling, and this one may be all but over.

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