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Webster County, Kentucky

PO Box 155
Dixon, KY 42409
Phone: (270) 639-5042
Fax: (270) 639-7009
www.webstercountyky.com

In western KY, south of Henderson; organized Feb 29, 1860 from Hopkins, Union, and Henderson counties. Name Origin: For Daniel Webster (1782-1852), U.S. statesman and orator from MA

Area (sq mi):: 335.68 (land 334.75; water 0.93) Population per square mile: 42.30
Population 2005: 14,161 State rank: 80 Population change: 2000-20005 0.30%; 1990-2000 1.20% Population 2000: 14,120 (White 92.70%; Black or African American 4.70%; Hispanic or Latino 1.90%; Asian 0.10%; Other 1.70%). Foreign born: 1.90%. Median age: 37.80
Income 2000: per capita $15,657; median household $31,529; Population below poverty level: 15.40% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $24,591-$26,485
Unemployment (2004): 4.30% Unemployment change (from 2000): -2.70% Median travel time to work: 26.40 minutes Working outside county of residence: 52.10%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Webster County, Iowa

701 Central Ave
Fort Dodge, IA 50501
Phone: (515) 574-3719
Fax: (515) 574-3714
www.webstercountyia.org

In central IA, northwest of Ames; established Jan 12, 1853 from Yell and Risley counties, both of which were organized in 1851 and abolished in 1853. Name Origin: For Daniel Webster (1782-1852), U.S. statesman and orator from MA

Area (sq mi):: 718.05 (land 715.23; water 2.82) Population per square mile: 54.50
Population 2005: 39,003 State rank: 17 Population change: 2000-20005 -3.10%; 1990-2000 -0.30% Population 2000: 40,235 (White 92.40%; Black or African American 3.40%; Hispanic or Latino 2.30%; Asian 0.70%; Other 2.50%). Foreign born: 2.00%. Median age: 37.70
Income 2000: per capita $17,857; median household $35,334; Population below poverty level: 10.00% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $23,960-$26,278
Unemployment (2004): 5.10% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.70% Median travel time to work: 16.00 minutes Working outside county of residence: 13.50%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Fort Dodge County seat (25,723)

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    Webster County, Missouri

    101 S Crittenden St County Courthouse Rm 12
    Marshfield, MO 65706
    Phone: (417) 468-2223
    Fax: (417) 468-5307

    In south-central MO, east of Springfield; organized Mar 3, 1855 from Greene County. Name Origin: For Daniel Webster (1782-1852), U.S. statesman and orator from MA

    Area (sq mi):: 593.69 (land 593.32; water 0.37) Population per square mile: 58.60
    Population 2005: 34,745 State rank: 32 Population change: 2000-20005 11.90%; 1990-2000 30.70% Population 2000: 31,045 (White 95.40%; Black or African American 1.20%; Hispanic or Latino 1.30%; Asian 0.30%; Other 2.40%). Foreign born: 0.80%. Median age: 34.60
    Income 2000: per capita $14,502; median household $31,929; Population below poverty level: 14.80% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $18,066-$19,249
    Unemployment (2004): 4.70% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.30% Median travel time to work: 29.00 minutes Working outside county of residence: 55.50%
    Cities with population over 10,000: None
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    Webster County, Georgia

    PO Box 29
    Preston, GA 31824
    Phone: (229) 828-5775
    Fax: (229) 828-2105

    In west-central GA, southeast of Columbus; organized as Kinchafoonee County Dec 16, 1853 from Stewart County; name changed Feb 21, 1856. Originally named for the creek that runs through the county; from Creek 'nutcracker.' Name Origin: For Daniel Webster (1782-1852), U.S. statesman and orator from MA

    Area (sq mi):: 210.26 (land 209.54; water 0.72) Population per square mile: 10.90
    Population 2005: 2,289 State rank: 158 Population change: 2000-20005 -4.20%; 1990-2000 5.60% Population 2000: 2,390 (White 49.60%; Black or African American 47.00%; Hispanic or Latino 2.80%; Asian 0.00%; Other 2.50%). Foreign born: 2.00%. Median age: 37.50
    Income 2000: per capita $14,772; median household $27,992; Population below poverty level: 19.30% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $19,658-$24,022
    Unemployment (2004): 6.80% Unemployment change (from 2000): 2.00% Median travel time to work: 24.70 minutes Working outside county of residence: 64.70%
    Cities with population over 10,000: None
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    Webster County, Nebraska

    PO Box 250
    Red Cloud, NE 68970
    Phone: (402) 746-2716
    Fax: (402) 746-2710
    www.co.webster.ne.us

    On the central southern border of NE, south of Grand Island; organized Feb 16, 1867 (prior to statehood) from unorganized territory. Name Origin: For Daniel Webster (1782-1852), U.S. statesman and orator from MA

    Area (sq mi):: 575.02 (land 574.89; water 0.13) Population per square mile: 6.50
    Population 2005: 3,762 State rank: 63 Population change: 2000-20005 -7.40%; 1990-2000 -5.10% Population 2000: 4,061 (White 97.80%; Black or African American 0.10%; Hispanic or Latino 0.50%; Asian 0.50%; Other 1.30%). Foreign born: 1.30%. Median age: 44.20
    Income 2000: per capita $16,802; median household $30,026; Population below poverty level: 11.20% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $22,849-$28,827
    Unemployment (2004): 4.00% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.50% Median travel time to work: 20.70 minutes Working outside county of residence: 34.00%
    Cities with population over 10,000: None
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    Webster County, Mississippi

    PO Box 398
    Walthall, MS 39771
    Phone: (662) 258-4131
    Fax: (662) 258-6657
    www.webstercountyms.com/county/

    In east-central MS, west of Columbus; organized as Sumner County Apr 6, 1874 from Montgomery County; name changed Jan 20, 1882. Originally named for an early settler. Name Origin: For Daniel Webster (1782-1852), U.S. statesman and orator from MA

    Area (sq mi):: 423.34 (land 422.49; water 0.85) Population per square mile: 23.90
    Population 2005: 10,092 State rank: 75 Population change: 2000-20005 -2.00%; 1990-2000 0.70% Population 2000: 10,294 (White 76.90%; Black or African American 20.90%; Hispanic or Latino 1.70%; Asian 0.20%; Other 1.30%). Foreign born: 0.50%. Median age: 37.30
    Income 2000: per capita $14,109; median household $28,834; Population below poverty level: 18.70% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $18,117-$17,961
    Unemployment (2004): 8.40% Unemployment change (from 2000): -2.50% Median travel time to work: 28.80 minutes Working outside county of residence: 40.10%
    Cities with population over 10,000: None
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    Webster County, West Virginia

    2 Court Sq Rm G1
    Webster Springs, WV 26288
    Phone: (304) 847-2508
    Fax: (304) 847-5780
    www.websterwv.com

    In central WV; organized Jan 10, 1860 from Braxton, Nicholas, and Randolph counties. Name Origin: For Daniel Webster (1782-1852), U.S. statesman and orator from MA

    Area (sq mi):: 556.15 (land 555.97; water 0.18) Population per square mile: 17.60
    Population 2005: 9,804 State rank: 46 Population change: 2000-20005 0.90%; 1990-2000 -9.40% Population 2000: 9,719 (White 98.80%; Black or African American 0.00%; Hispanic or Latino 0.40%; Asian 0.10%; Other 0.80%). Foreign born: 0.40%. Median age: 40.40
    Income 2000: per capita $12,284; median household $21,055; Population below poverty level: 31.80% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $14,128-$16,458
    Unemployment (2004): 5.60% Unemployment change (from 2000): -1.70% Median travel time to work: 31.50 minutes Working outside county of residence: 27.80%
    Cities with population over 10,000: None
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    References in periodicals archive ?
    Alliance Resource Partners reported that it will cease coal production effective August 16 at the Dotiki Mine operated by its subsidiary, Webster County Coal, in order to focus on maximizing production at its lower-cost mines in the Illinois Basin.
    Webster County Emergency Management Director Tom Simmons said buildings were damaged at the Wild Animal Safari near Strafford, but there were no reports that people or animals were injured.
    Based on a legendary feud between two families--the Edwardses and the Greys--in Webster County during the Civil War, McPhail, an Ole Miss graduate, depicts a family's unforgettable story of survival, loyalty, hope, and redemption.
    Mitchell, of Seymour in Webster County, was injured on Aug.
    Some of the works are in the museum's collection, including Webster County native William Dunlap's modernist masterpiece, "Flat Out Dog Trot" in which a "trompe-l'oeil hound leaps into the foreground," as Abston puts it, of a flat landscape weighted down by ominous black clouds.
    KSMU notes that the Webster County Sheriff's Office is conducting an investigation.
    He added that Rancourt was taken to Trinity Hospital in Fort Dodge, Webster County.
    Headquartered in Springfield, Mo., Guaranty Bank has nine full-service branches in Greene and Christian Counties, a loan production office in Webster County, and a loan production office in Jasper County.
    Robert Mace at the Webster County Memorial Hospital.
    All projects will utilise Siemens' 2.3-megawatt, G2 platform wind turbines and will be installed at MidAmerican Energy's 500-megawatt Highland wind project in O'Brien county; 250-megawatt Lundgren wind project in Webster county; 138.6-megawatt Wellsburg wind project in Grundy county and 117-megawatt Macksburg wind project located in Madison county.
    1 Greg Medlin, of Smithville, Tennessee, was hunting on his lease in Webster County, Kentucky, when he shot this 178-inch 15-pointer with his.270.

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