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 Montgomery County, Pennsylvania - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The median income for a household in the county is $60,829, and the median income for a family is $72,183.
Montgomery County has always been a melting pot and continues to be.
As of November 2004, 47.6% of registered voters in Montgomery County are Republicans, 37.9% are Democrats, and 14.5% are other or unaffiliated.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Montgomery_County,_Pennsylvania   (553 words)

  
 Montgomery County, Pennsylvania   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Montgomery County is located approximately twenty miles west of Center City Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and is governed by a three member Board of Commissioners.
The County of Montgomery makes no representations or warranties as to the suitability of this information for your particular purpose, and that to the extent you use or implement this information in your own setting, you do so at your own risk.
In no event will the County of Montgomery be liable for any damages whatsoever, whether direct, consequential, incidental, special, or claim for attorney fees, arising out of the use of or inability to use the information provided herewith.
www.montcopa.org /frmain.htm   (156 words)

  
 Description of the Geology of Montgomery County Pennsylvania
The geology of this county is the same as that of Bucks county between which and the Schuylkill it lies, with a length of 38 miles (along its north-east line) and an average breadth of 16 miles (along its north-west line).
A ridge of greenstone trap in Marlborough township is gapped at Sumnertown by a branch of the Perkiomen, the main creek flowing (south) past the west end of the dyke at Green Lane.
South of this slate and south of the outcrop of No. I, all across the county, runs a belt of the older gneiss, bordered on the south by the Chestnut Hill and Edge Hill line of garnetiferous and serpentine-bearing schists.
www.libraries.psu.edu /emsl/guides/X/montgomery.htm   (435 words)

  
 Encyclopedia: Montgomery County, Pennsylvania   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
A county seat is an administrative center for a county.
Norristown is a home rule municipality located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, 17 miles (27 km) west by north of Philadelphia, on the Schuylkill River, USA.
Traditionally speaking, Marin County, California, Fairfield County, Connecticut, Westchester County, New York, and Fairfax County, Virginia are considered to be the highest income counties in the United States, however none of the last three rank first by per capita or median household income.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Montgomery-County,-Pennsylvania   (893 words)

  
 Accounting Software 411 - Pennsylvania's Montgomery County Completes Multi-Suite Lawson Implementation Ahead of ...
Montgomery County is the third-largest county in Pennsylvania with more than 750,000 residents.
When Montgomery County began the implementation in February 2004, county managers recognized both the cultural and technological changes required for success.
IBM worked with the county's project team to establish desired business processes and then employed a "train-the-trainer" approach to rapidly deploy business process changes and the knowledge needed for users to leverage the strengths of the new system in their everyday jobs.
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 ATSDR - PHA - North Penn - Area 1, Souderton, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania
Souderton Borough is on the northeastern border of Montgomery County adjacent to Bucks County.
This is a decline in population of 10.5 percent, whereas the population of Montgomery County increased by 5.4 percent from 643,371 to 678,111 in 1980 and 1990, respectively (4).
Montgomery County is a wealthy county with the median home value being $143,400 compared to $69,700 for Pennsylvania according to the 1990 census.
www.atsdr.cdc.gov /HAC/PHA/penn/npa_p1.html   (2600 words)

  
 History of Montgomery County, Pennsylvania - 1884
THIS township is bounded on the north and east by the Schuylkill, on the northwest by Upper Merion and the borough of West Conshohocken, southeast by Philadelphia, and south and southwest by Delaware County.
This congregation was represented in the Episcopal Convention of 1883, by N. Parker Shortridge, Rowland Evans and Archibald B. Montgomery as lay delegates.
Through the increase of population, the court confirmed, June 3, 1878, the division of the Lower District into East Lower and Lower Districts, the elections for the former to be held at West Manayunk, and for the latter to continue at the General Wayne.
www.lowermerionhistory.org /texts/1884_buck.html   (9575 words)

  
 Montgomery County, Tennessee Genealogical Records Information
Today's Montgomery County students can continue their education at the same site, now the home of Austin Peay State University, established in 1929 as Austin Peay Normal School, initially a two-year school designed to train teachers for classrooms in the state's rural public schools.
In Montgomery County over forty-two thousand acres (almost two-thirds of the Tennessee total) were purchased, and in June 1942 relocation of the families was completed.
Since World War II advances in communication and technology have produced industrial growth in Montgomery County, attracting new residents and spurring an increase in population that has made Clarksville the fifth largest municipality in the state and one of the fastest growing cities in the South.
www.mytennesseegenealogy.com /tn_county/mty.htm   (1431 words)

  
 Welcome to the Montgomery Township Website!
Montgomery Township has been selected as the Thirteenth Annual Outstanding Citizen Communication Award winner in the Pennsylvania State Association of Township Supervisors' 36th Annual Township Citizen Communication Contest.
Montgomery Township was also chosen as the third place winner in the Class 1 Newsletter, Cable TV Channel, and Internet Home Page categories.
The Montgomery Township Citizens' University was developed to educate and inform residents about their local government departments, representatives, programs, and current community issues.
montgomerytwp.org   (811 words)

  
 Montgomery County, New York Genealogical Records Information
From 1789 to 1854 no fewer than thirty-five counties were carved from the original Montgomery, leaving it reduced, from being the larger part of New York State, to one of the smaller counties with an area of only 436 square miles.
The residents of the north half of the County were incensed by this action and, in 1838, petitioned the Legislature to set their part off as a separate County, which was done under the title of Fulton.
The County as left by this final division is bounded on the north by Fulton; on the east by Schenectady and Saratoga; on the south by Schenectady, Schoharie and Otsego; on the west by Herkimer.
www.mynewyorkgenealogy.com /ny_county/mty.htm   (1326 words)

  
 Preserve America Community: Montgomery County, Pennsylvania
Montgomery County (population 750,097), just to the northwest of Philadelphia, was part of William Penn's original land grant in Pennsylvania.
Pioneers settled the lower half of the county by the end of the 17th century, followed by waves of English, Swedish, Welsh, German, Scotch-Irish, and Dutch immigrants.
By the mid-18th century, the remainder of the county was settled, and the area became independent from Philadelphia County in 1784.
www.preserveamerica.gov /PAcommunity-montgomerycountyPA.html   (405 words)

  
 Montgomery County, Pennsylvania Genealogical Records Information
Biographical and portrait cyclopedia of Montgomery County, Pennsylvania
Descendants of Jacob Greter of Montgomery County, Pennsylvania
Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, 1770-1865: Trinity Reformed Church of Pottstown
www.mypennsylvaniagenealogy.com /pa_county/mty.htm   (915 words)

  
 The Political Graveyard: Montgomery County, Pa.
Assignment of birthplaces, deathplaces, and cemeteries to counties is subject to error.
Montgomery County, Pa. Married to Thelma Aletta Thomas.
U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 3rd District, 1891-95, 1897-1901; defeated, 1900, 1900.
politicalgraveyard.com /geo/PA/MO.html   (2039 words)

  
 Montgomery County, Pennsylvania - info, facts, communities on Key to the City
Here is a map of the townships of Montgomery County.
Montgomery County was created from a portion of Philadelphia County on 10 September 1784.
It was adopted that year in the county colors of garnet and gray.
www.usacitiesonline.com /pamontgomerycounty.htm   (225 words)

  
 Montgomery County, Pennsylvania (U.S.)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Montgomery County raised its own flag for the first time on September 10,1934, on the County's 150th anniversary.
Montgomery is one of the few counties in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania with its own flag.
The County colors of garnet and gray were officially adopted by County Commissioners William D. Ridway, H. Stanley Drake and Grover C. Albright in 1934.
www.fotw.net /flags/us-pa-mc.html   (96 words)

  
 Montgomery County, Pennsylvania
Many of the County Links on the left will keep you specifically in or near Montgomery County, PA. We add new listings and links on a regular basis.
Pennsylvania has hundreds of Bed and Breakfasts scattered across all of our regions and 67 counties.
Pennsylvania Visitors Network does not administer nor can we add or delete hotels here.
pavisnet.com /montgomery   (440 words)

  
 Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, where we are
Montgomery County was created on September 10, 1784 from part of Philadelphia County.
Norristown, the county seat, was named for Isaac Norris, who owned land there.
The vistas at Valley Forge Historical Park are especially breathtaking, both in fall foliage and later in the season as snow turns rolling hillsides into the perfect place to go sledding or cross-country skiing.
www.pavisnet.com /montgomery/are.html   (168 words)

  
 Montgomery County Industrial Development Corporation
We invite you to discover the opportunities, diversities, and the reasons why our county is a great place to live, work, play, and raise a family.
Our goal is to provide economic balance and preserve the quality of life in Montgomery County.
Montgomery County is the obvious choice for any business looking to expand its horizons.
www.mcidc.com   (156 words)

  
 Historic Montgomery County, Pennsylvania - Philadelphia Region Guide   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Other historic sites in the county that offer visitors a taste of early American domestic life, crafts and attractive grounds and woodlands include the Peter Wentz Farmstead (1758) in Worcester, Pennypacker Mills (an 18th century colonial mansion) in Schwenksville, and Pottsgrove Manor, home of ironmaster John Potts, founder of Pottstown.
The most impressive and inspiring site in the county just might be Valley Forge National Historical Park, a 3,500-acre preserve commemorating the six month winter encampment of Gen. George Washington and his fledgling Continental Army.
The most outstanding religious structures in Montgomery County are Bryn Athyn Cathedral, a stunning example of Gothic architecture in North America, boasting English, Gothic and Romanesque elements, and Jenkintown's Beth Sholom, a Jewish synagogue created and built by Frank Lloyd Wright, whose inspiration was Native America.
philanet.com /mont.html   (267 words)

  
 Montgomery County Homes for Sale. Real Estate in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania
Then contact any of the Pennsylvania Real Estate Agents for professional assistance finding your Pennsylvania area home.
Click on the Montgomery cities that you are interested in or search all Real Estate in Montgomery County:
So whether you are wondering what your home value is, looking for an agent to help you buy or sell your real estate, or just looking to browse properties in your area, it's all right here.
www.homes.com /Real_Estate/PA/County/MONTGOMERY   (325 words)

  
 Montgomery County Pennsylvania Genealogy, USGENWEB site, including surnames, locations, churches, cemeteries, personal ...
If you are not familiar with this county, visit Montgomery Co. PA home page.
A really informative Montgomery Co. site, (Supervisors' pages) including township and boroughs, The Map Room (be sure to click on township-and-boro-map for listings), and some links to, and history of, various Townships.
This page is the Montgomery County portion of PAGenWeb in turn a part of US Gen Web.
www.rootsweb.com /~pamontgo/montgomery.html   (623 words)

  
 Lower Providence Township, Montgomery County Pennsylvania
The Lower Providence Township Police Department was in the forefront in Montgomery County in equipping patrol cars with Automatic Electrical Defibrillators (AEDs) which are used to treat individuals that are in cardiac arrest.
The Detective Division is responsible for the investigation of all criminal offenses that occur within the Township.
The Task Force is administered by the Montgomery County District Attorney’s Office and is funded through the Pennsylvania Attorney General’s Office.
www.lowerprovidence.org /police.htm   (2260 words)

  
 La Leche League of Montgomery County East, Pennsylvania
All breastfeeding mothers and mothers-to-be interested in breastfeeding are welcome to come to our meetings or call one of our Leaders for breastfeeding help or information.
LLL of Montgomery County East meets on the second Tuesday of each month at 10 a.m.
The La Leche League International mission is to help mothers worldwide to breastfeed through mother-to-mother support, encouragement, information and education, and to promote a better understanding of breastfeeding as an important element in the healthy development of the baby and the mother.
www.lllusa.org /web/MontgomeryEastPA.html   (353 words)

  
 Montgomery County SPCA of Pennsylvania: Home Page
Using 24-7fundraising.com, Montgomery County SPCA is able to help raise money through the purchasing of shirts.
Each shirt is sold for $15.00 and Montgomery County SPCA receives $5.00 for each shirt you purchase.
The Montgomery County Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals is a nonprofit organization dedicated to caring for unwanted, lost and abused domestic animals.
www.montgomerycountyspca.org   (357 words)

  
 Linkpendium > Genealogy > USA > Pennsylvania > Montgomery County
Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, 1748-1854: Falckner Swamp Reformed Congregation 
Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, 1770-1865: Trinity Reformed Church of Pottstown 
Pennsylvania German Church Records (book)  Births, Baptisms, Marriages, Burials, Etc. From the Pennsylvania German Society Proceedings and Addresses
www.linkpendium.com /genealogy/USA/PA/Montgomery   (206 words)

  
 Salford Township, Montgomery County Pennsylvania - Real estate and community information in the Greater Philadelphia ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Salford Township has a varied topography and some of the most handsome scenery in the county which includes flat meadows, rugged wooded hills and creeks.
This area was settled primarily by Pennsylvania Germans.
The most recognizable portion of the township is the small village of Tylersport, located near the Bucks County border.
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