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  Onslow County, North Carolina - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Onslow County is a county located in the state of North Carolina.
Onslow County is a member of the regional Eastern Carolina Council of Governments.
In the county the population is spread out with 26.20% under the age of 18, 23.80% from 18 to 24, 29.20% from 25 to 44, 14.40% from 45 to 64, and 6.30% who are 65 years of age or older.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Onslow_County,_North_Carolina   (451 words)

  
 North Carolina Encyclopedia Article, Information, History and Biography @ LocalColorArt.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
It is bordered by South Carolina on the south, Georgia on the southwest, Tennessee on the west, Virginia on the north, and the Atlantic Ocean on the east.
Today, North Carolina is home to Fort Bragg, near Fayetteville; it is the largest and most comprehensive military base in the United States and is the headquarters of the XVIII Airborne Corps, 82nd Airborne Division, and the U.S. Army Special Operations Command.
North Carolina consists of three distinct geographic sections: the coastal plain, which occupies the eastern forty percent of the state; the Piedmont region, which contains the middle 35%; and the Appalachian Mountains and foothills, which take up the remaining 25% of the state in the west.
www.localcolorart.com /encyclopedia/North_Carolina   (3094 words)

  
 Jones County, North Carolina - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The county was formed in 1779 from the southwestern part of Craven County.
It was named for Willie Jones, a Revolutionary leader and president of the North Carolina Council of Safety; he was later the state's chief opponent of ratification of the United States Constitution.
In the county the population is spread out with 25.70% under the age of 18, 6.80% from 18 to 24, 26.90% from 25 to 44, 25.20% from 45 to 64, and 15.40% who are 65 years of age or older.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Jones_County,_North_Carolina   (463 words)

  
 Onslow County Schools
Onslow County Schools are Regionally and Nationally Accredited.
Onslow County is situated on the coast of North Carolina.
Onslow County is the home of Camp Lejeune, the largest amphibious Marine base in the world.
www.onslow.k12.nc.us   (124 words)

  
 Onslow County North Carolina Genealogy
History: Onslow County was formed in 1734 from New Hanover County and was named for Sir Arthur Onslow, speaker of the House of Commons in the British Parliament.
Onslow County is the ninth largest North Carolina county by population.
Climate: The climate of Onslow County is mild to moderate.
www.rootsweb.com /~nconslow/onsloww.htm   (802 words)

  
 Cox Family History of Onslow County North Carolina
Charles Cox, an Englishman, arrived in Wilmington, North Carolina in 1741 from the Bahamas or from Charleston, South Carolina and was soon granted 640 acres of Onslow County wilderness from the Royal Proprietors on behalf of the English Crown.
Cox is a highly respectable citizen of the County of Onslow and a loyal and true man to the government of the Confederate States.
His unit, the North Carolina 35th Regiment, was assigned to attack to the north of Fort Stedman and widen the gap in Union lines as much as possible.
www.coxhistory.com   (4305 words)

  
 ATSDR - PHA - U.S. Marine Corps Camp Lejeune, Onslow County, North Carolina
Site 36 is bordered to the north and east by Brinson Creek and woods, to the south by an unnamed tributary to the New River, and to the west by a coarse gravel road (67).
Based on ATSDR recommendations, the North Carolina Department of Environment, Health, and Natural Resources is planning to conduct sampling of Northeast Creek near the New River in July 1997.
Additionally, MCB Camp Lejeune is working with the state of North Carolina to implement institutional controls such as land use restrictions and also deed restrictions should the base be turned over civilian jurisdiction.
www.atsdr.cdc.gov /HAC/PHA/usmclejeune/clej_p2b.html   (6363 words)

  
 ATSDR - PHA - U.S. Marine Corps Camp Lejeune, Onslow County, North Carolina
Located in Onslow County, North Carolina, near the city of Jacksonville, the base covers a large area, approximately 151,000 acres (about 233 square miles) with 14 miles of beach on the Atlantic Ocean.
In both of these locations, the North Carolina Department of Environment, Health, and Natural Resources (NCDEHNR) will be conducting additional fish sampling in late July 1997 to determine the public health implications of eating fish caught from both of these areas.
The county population grew by 12.2% from 1980 to 1986, despite a net loss of 2,600 people through migration (i.e., more people moved away than moved in).
www.atsdr.cdc.gov /hac/pha/usmclejeune/clej_p1.html   (3438 words)

  
 HISTORY2
Gladys is buried in the Parker-Mills Cemetery, Belgrade, North Carolina.
Occupation: Tammy is a Nurse in New Bern, North Carolina.
Nina is a Bookkeeper in New Bern, North Carolina.
www.parkerwebsite.com /history2.html   (5858 words)

  
 Onslow Amateur Radio Club - WD4FVO - The Friendly Voice Of Onslow
The Onslow Amateur Radio Club, Inc. provides this Web site as a public service to all radio amateurs within Onslow County, North Carolina, and the surrounding areas.
All amateurs in the Onslow County area are welcome to use these repeaters.
Onslow County has six shelters set up in case we have a hurricane or some other natural disaster in the area.
www.onslowarc.org   (931 words)

  
 Jacksonville Real Estate and Homes for Sale in Onslow County, North Carolina
This economic center is the commercial hub of Onslow County and home to Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune and Marine Corps Air Station New River.
Onslow Country boasts a very active social calendar that draws visitors from its incorporating cities throughout the year.
So, if you are looking to move Onslow County, consider the city of Jacksonville so you to can live in the heart of one of the state’s most flourishing counties.
www.jacksonville-nc-realestate.com   (839 words)

  
 The Onslow County Republican Party | Serving Onslow County   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Representative Robert Grady (R, Onslow) is among those calling for the recent three cent per gallon gas tax hike to be rolled back.
Here in Onslow County, Commissioner Joe McLaughlin had reportedly entertained the notion of running for Jones's seat.
The North Carolina Association of Educators failed to disclose nearly $13,000 it spent on political ads targeting State Senators including Harry Brown (R, Jacksonville), and which sought to influence Brown's vote.
www.onslowgop.org   (820 words)

  
 PRESS RELEASE Onslow County, North Carolina Selects Accela Automation as New Enterprise E-Government Solution   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
For the last several years, Onslow County has been using an Accela solution, Tidemark Advantage™, for its permitting, planning, and inspection activities.
By upgrading to Accela Automation, the County will take advantage of a Web-based, enterprise solution that is flexible enough to meet the needs of everyone in the agency.
The County is one of several jurisdictions in the state that are using Accela solutions.
www.marketwire.com /mw/release_html_b1?release_id=104333   (695 words)

  
 Headys Beach, Onslow County, North Carolina
Tar River, North Carolina, Downtown Rocky Mount, 88 miles away, class I(IV), 1 miles long.
Roanoke River, North Carolina, North Carolina Route 48 to 1/2 mile downstream of US 301, 109 miles away, class I-III, 5.6 miles long.
Neuse River, North Carolina, Route 2000 Bridge to US 401, 121 miles away, class I-II, 7.7 miles long.
www.goingoutside.com /beach/1001406_Headys_Beach_North_Carolina.html   (586 words)

  
 UNCW Extension Program in Onslow County, North Carolina   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The University, in conjunction with Coastal Carolina Community College, and the Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune, is offering citizens of Onslow County opportunities to complete degrees in Elementary Education, Nursing (RN-Access), and Criminal Justice.
Questions concerning the financial aid program at UNCW should be directed to the Financial Aid and Veterans Services Office, The University of North Carolina at Wilmington, 601 S. College Road, Wilmington, N.C. Persons with questions should specify that their inquiry concerns the UNCW Onslow County Extension Program.
Onslow County extension students may access each library using their photo ID issued by UNCW.
www.uncwil.edu /extended_ed/geninfo.htm   (1157 words)

  
 HISTORY1
Hattie is buried in Holland Cemetery, Onslow County, North Carolina.
Occupation: Debbie is a Dental Hygienist in Wilmington, North Carolina.
Alice Cassie Parker, born October 8, 1902, Onslow County, North Carolina, married Furman Cornelius Guthrie, born August 15, 1899, Onslow County, North Carolina, on December 18, 1923, Jacksonville, North Carolina.
www.parkerwebsite.com /history1.html   (7300 words)

  
 My Simmons Family History
My Simmons family came from Onslow County North Carolina, and settled first in Bulloch County, Georgia, then moved on to Tattnall and Telfair Counties; and eventually settled in Coffee and Appling counties.
Henry Simmons was born 1776 in Onslow County North Carolina.
He stayed in Tattnall County for the next 4 years where he was a Justice of the Peace
www.geocities.com /caramurray/simmons.html   (190 words)

  
 Sea Haven Beach, Onslow County, North Carolina
Cape Fear, North Carolina, Avents Ferry to Erwin, 110 miles away, class I-III, 24 miles long.
Neuse River, North Carolina, Route 2000 Bridge to US 401, 111 miles away, class I-II, 7.7 miles long.
Roanoke River, North Carolina, North Carolina Route 48 to 1/2 mile downstream of US 301, 114 miles away, class I-III, 5.6 miles long.
www.goingoutside.com /beach/1001427_Sea_Haven_Beach_North_Carolina.html   (602 words)

  
 Onslow County Homes for Sale. Real Estate in Onslow County, North Carolina
Browse Homes.com for North Carolina homes for sale, North Carolina Real Estate Agents or real estate agents, plus North Carolina apartments and houses for rent.
Then contact any of the North Carolina Real Estate Agents for professional assistance finding your North Carolina area home.
Click on the Onslow cities that you are interested in or search all Real Estate in Onslow County:
www.homes.com /Real_Estate/NC/County/ONSLOW   (289 words)

  
 Detailed County Soils- Onslow County, North Carolina   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The map data are in a countywide format, based on 7.5 minute quadrangle basemaps, showing the soils of Onslow County North Carolina.
This was done to comply with the NC Geographic Information Coordinating Council's "Statement of Direction for North Carolina Corporate Geographic Database Horizontal Reference, Datum and Unit of Measure".
Hydric soils in this county cannot be farmed under natural conditions without removing woody vegetation or hydrology manipulation.
cgia.cgia.state.nc.us /cgdb/oncodslf.html   (3467 words)

  
 Duplin County, North Carolina Genealogical Records Information
It is in the eastern section of the State and is bounded by Jones, Onslow, Pender, Sampson, Wayne, and Lenoir counties.
From 1755 to 1780 the county seat was called Duplin Court House, but the location was not specified.
The county court minutes merely say that the court was held at the court house.
www.mynorthcarolinagenealogy.com /nc_county/dup.htm   (436 words)

  
 Proposed Flood Elevation Determinations for Various Communities in Onslow County, North Carolina
At the Onslow/Pender County boundary        ●6           ●8
Maps available for inspection at the North Topsail Beach Town Hall, 2008 Loggerhead Court, North Topsail Beach, North Carolina.
Ronald Lewis, Onslow County Manager, 118 Old Bridge Street, Jacksonville, North Carolina 28540-4259.
www.fema.gov /txt/fhm/st_ocnc.htm   (663 words)

  
 Onslow County Jacksonville, North Carolina (Counties)
The county seat of Onslow County, North Carolina, is Jacksonville.
The county population on July 1, 1999, was 142,480, a decrease of 7,358 over the 1990 census.
For information on county government, contact the National Association of Counties Web site.
www.ohwy.com /nc/y/y37133.htm   (86 words)

  
 Disease Clusters: Camp Lejeune, Onslow County, North Carolina   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
In the early 1980's tests conducted by a private firm found that water wells on the base contained cancer-causing chemicals such as trichloroethylene (TCE) and tetrachloroethylene (PCE), but the wells were not shut down until 1985.
A study was announced in 2003 called "Exposure to Volatile Organic Compounds in Drinking Water and Specific Birth Defects and Childhood Cancers at United States Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune, North Carolina." Residents would like the study, currently being conducted by the Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry, to be expanded.
A tracking network that collects data on environmental exposures and health effects could have helped determine whether chemicals in the water were associated with these health problems.
healthyamericans.org /state/clusters/cluster.php?HotSpotID=31   (162 words)

  
 Jones County North Carolina Genealogy
It was named for Willie Jones of Halifax who was one of the leaders of the Revolution and an opponent of the adoption of the Constitution of the United States.
Lying in the eastern part of North Carolina, Jones County is surrounded by Carteret, Craven, Duplin, Lenoir, and Onslow counties.
North Carolina in the American Revolution as part of the NC USGenWeb Project Lynda Smith has started a site for North Carolina in the American Revolution
www.rootsweb.com /~ncjones/jones.htm   (640 words)

  
 GIS Onslow County, NC SpatialData Explorer   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
In order to better serve the county and all users of SDX, we have migrated to a new version of the SDX that uses the latest technology as well as real time data changes.
Spatial Data Explorer allows users to create "live" maps and query public information from the Geographic Information System (GIS) of Onslow County, North Carolina.
Data and map layers available for viewing and querying include, but are not limited to, parcels and property records.
onslow.roktech.net   (115 words)

  
 Onslow County, NC - Onslow County, North Carolina - Population overview   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Onslow County, NC - Onslow County, North Carolina - Population overview
North Carolina > All counties > Onslow County
Note: Hispanic ethnicity is a separate data category from race.
www.epodunk.com /cgi-bin/popInfo.php?locIndex=19536   (131 words)

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