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Woodford County, Illinois

115 N Main St Rm 202
Eureka, IL 61530
Phone: (309) 467-2822
Fax: (309) 467-7391

In central IL; organized Feb 27, 1841 from Tazewell and McLean counties. Name Origin: For Woodford County, KY, former home of many early settlers

Area (sq mi):: 542.74 (land 527.95; water 14.79) Population per square mile: 70.90
Population 2005: 37,448 State rank: 39 Population change: 2000-20005 5.60%; 1990-2000 8.60% Population 2000: 35,469 (White 98.00%; Black or African American 0.30%; Hispanic or Latino 0.70%; Asian 0.30%; Other 0.90%). Foreign born: 1.00%. Median age: 37.80
Income 2000: per capita $21,956; median household $51,394; Population below poverty level: 4.30% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $27,347-$28,585
Unemployment (2004): 4.60% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.60% Median travel time to work: 22.20 minutes Working outside county of residence: 56.30%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Woodford County, Kentucky

103 S Main St County Courthouse
Versailles, KY 40383
Phone: (859) 873-3421
Fax: (859) 873-0196

In central KY, west of Lexington; established Nov 12, 1788 (prior to statehood) from Fayette County; the last county formed while KY was still part of VA. Name Origin: For William Woodford (1735-1780), Revolutionary War general

Area (sq mi):: 191.98 (land 190.68; water 1.30) Population per square mile: 127.20
Population 2005: 24,246 State rank: 47 Population change: 2000-20005 4.50%; 1990-2000 16.30% Population 2000: 23,208 (White 90.20%; Black or African American 5.40%; Hispanic or Latino 3.00%; Asian 0.30%; Other 2.10%). Foreign born: 2.70%. Median age: 37.10
Income 2000: per capita $22,839; median household $49,491; Population below poverty level: 7.30% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $35,913-$33,830
Unemployment (2004): 3.60% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.20% Median travel time to work: 21.40 minutes Working outside county of residence: 54.80%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Counties USA: A Directory of United States Counties, 3rd Edition. © 2006 by Omnigraphics, Inc.
References in periodicals archive ?
Woodford County Emergency Management Director Drew Chandler told local news station WKYT that crews were able to extinguish the fire in one warehouse, but a second kept burning on Wednesday morning.
"It's purposefully being allowed to burn for several more hours," Woodford County Emergency Management chief Drew Chandler said on the fire.
Woodford County emergency management director Drew Chandler said authorities were alerted to the fire shortly after 11:35pm on Tuesday (local time).
Jason Netzley, of Brave Law Center, is a former assistant state's attorney in McLean County and Woodford County. He received an undergraduate degree in Criminal Justice from the University of Illinois-Springfield and a juris doctorate law degree from the Southern Illinois University School of Law.
The district is located approximately 65 miles northeast of the City of Springfield (A1 stable) in McLean County (Aa1), with a small portion located in Woodford County (Aa1).
There was drama at the first when Cultram Abbey fell and the fancied Ballyculla made a bad mistake, before the race settled with Wyck Hill setting the pace from Mysteree, Woodford County and Presented.
He looked a lot better off than that when he came cruising to lead four out, as Wyck Hill and Woodford County gave way for the first time.
He can win again at the main expense of another consistent performer, the Philip Hobbs-trained Woodford County.
Saroque, Woodford County and Portrait King completed the first six home but there was no doubting the real star of the day.
Coral Welsh National: 8 Midnight Prayer, Upswing, 9 Cogry, 10 Shotgun Paddy, 11 Emperor's Choice, Mountainous, 12 Tour Des Champs, 14 Black Thunder, Masters Hill, Theatre Guide, 16 Benvolio, Bertie Boru, Red Devil Lads, Return Spring, Rigadin De Beauchene, Woodford County, 20 Bar.
Others in the mix include Emma Lavelle's Shotgun Paddy, Colin Tizzard's Theatre Guide and Philip Hobbs' Woodford County.