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  Philadelphia County, PA
Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania has a moderately-educated population of the working age, with 17.8 percent of the population over 25 years old having received at least a Bachelors Degree, according to the Decennial Census of 2000.
Philadelphia has a lower percent of the population with at least a Bachelors than the State of Pennsylvania's proportion of 22.4 percent and a lower percent than United States proportion of 24.4 percent.
Philadelphia ranks 67 of 67 counties by growth in total population in Pennsylvania and the county ranks 3,138 of 3,141 counties by growth in county population in the United States.
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 Philadelphia County Pennsylvania > Population | Home Ownership | Sales | Jobs   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania is one of about 3,140 counties and county equivalents in the United States.
In 2003 the total population of Philadelphia County was estimated to be 1,479,339 while the population of the entire state of Pennsylvania was estimated at 12,365,455.
Philadelphia County had 590,071 households in 2000 with a median household income of $30,746 as compared to the Pennsylvania state-wide median family income of $40,106.
www.countyguide.com /Pennsylvania/Philadelphia-County   (403 words)

  
 Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania
The City of Philadelphia merged (and became synonymous) with Philadelphia County in 1854.
Philadelphia was economically the strongest city in America until surpassed by New York City in population in 1820 and in commerce by about 1830, although Philadelphia was strongest in manufacturing until the early twentieth century.
Philadelphia once had a reputation as the "private city," in the sense that activities of the family and in the home had a social priority.
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 Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Philadelphia County is one of the three original counties, along with Chester, and Bucks counties, created by William Penn in November 1682.
When established, Philadelphia County comprised mainly of the area from the Delaware River west between the Schuylkill River to the south and the border with Bucks County to the north, the western boundary was undefined.
The county offices were merged with the city government in 1952, effectively eliminating the county as a governmental structure in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Philadelphia_County,_Pennsylvania   (1631 words)

  
 Miscellaneous Philadelphia County, PA, Obituaries
Ernest was born November 27, 1930 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, son of the late Ernest Lincoln Baehr and the late Anna Marie Baehr (nee - Kolody).
Howard was born August 17, 1918 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, son of the late Charles Barth and the late Louisa Barth (nee - Bahmüller).
Ronald was born September 28, 1932 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, son of the late Harry Carey and the late Hannah Carey (nee - Phelan).
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 Description of the Geology of Philadelphia County Pennsylvania   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
A special map of the Philadelphia belt of the older and younger gneiss formations, first appearing at the surface at Morrisville, opposite to Trenton, N.J., and widening westward so as to cover most of Delaware county, will be found in this Hand Atlas, in the place of a map of Philadelphia alone.
The abundance and excellence of the Delaware valley clay has conduced to the celebrity of the Philadelphia house-brick, and its almost universal use in the construction of its houses, a comparatively small number of public and private edifices being built of marble, New Red brownstone, or Delaware county serpentine.
From: A geological hand atlas of the sixty-seven counties of Pennsylvania :embodying the results of the field work of the survey, from 1874 to 1884.
www.libraries.psu.edu /emsl/guides/X/philadelphia.htm   (197 words)

  
 PHILA.GOV | Welcome to the City of Philadelphia
Philadelphia homeowners, help is here for that home repair or improvement.
GreenPlan Philadelphia is the first-ever comprehensive parks, recreation, and open-space plan.
City Takes Comprehensive Look at Philadelphia’s Children through Report Card 2006 Report Card 2006 is the 7th annual assessment of the well-being of Philadelphia’s children and youth.
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 Philadelphia County Pennsylvania Jury Verdicts and Settlements
This case presents the ironic scenario of class action plaintiffs’ attorneys who are being sued for breach of fiduciary duty and related counts by a putative class that the attorneys themselves formed for asbestos personal injury litigation.
Kimberly Wright sued the City of Philadelphia and others on a civil rights theory claiming that she was wrongfully arrested by Philadelphia police officers for burglary.
He woman presented at another doctor's office later in the day complaining of blood loss but was not seen for 90 minutes despite the fact that he was told that she was bleeding an...
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 AllRefer.com - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (PA) (Philadelphia County) - (city) - Facts and Information
Philadelphia is a major retailing, educational, insurance and banking center.
William Penn acquired it through a grant from Charles II of England and in 1682 founded Philadelphia, the “City of Brotherly Love,” intended as a refuge for the peaceable Quakers—hence the nickname Quaker City.
The U.S. Naval Shipyard, the nation's oldest military shipyard and most prominent of Philadelphia's several military installations, had lost most of its building programs by the 1980s and was closed in 1991.
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 The Official site of Bucks County Pennsylvania
County offices will be closed Monday, December 25, 2006, in observance of Christmas.
One of the original, three counties established by William Penn in the 17 th century, Bucks County thrives in the 21 st century as an acknowledged leader in the Commonwealth.
Ideally located in the southeastern corner of Pennsylvania, Bucks County is situated within the bustling New York-Washington corridor, bounded by the Delaware River and Trenton, NJ to the east, and the historic city of Philadelphia to the southeast.
www.buckscounty.org   (231 words)

  
 Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania PA, county profile - hotels, festivals, genealogy, newspapers - ePodunk
The county is in the Philadelphia-Camden metro area.
This was a decrease of -3.12% from the 2000 census.
Philadelphia County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election.
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 For Your Information
Philadelphia Wage Tax rates has been reduced for taxable compensation as of January 1, 2006.
The Philadelphia resident rate is 4.301% and the non-resident rate is 3.7716%.
At that time, the Philadelphia resident rate will be 4.26% and the non-resident rate will be 3.7557%.
www.phila.gov /revenue   (408 words)

  
 Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania houses, real estate, agriculture, wages, work, ancestries, and more
General health status score of residents in this county from 1 (poor) to 5 (excellent) is 3.4.
Philadelphia County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly above Pennsylvania state average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused 20 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
www.city-data.com /county/Philadelphia_County-PA.html   (414 words)

  
 Federation for American Immigration Reform: City/County Factsheet: Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania
The population of Philadelphia County/city was estimated by the Census Bureau at 1,479,339 residents as of July 2003.
That was a decrease of 0.6 percent from a year earlier and a decrease of 2.5 percent since the 2000 Census.
The 2000 Census recorded that the county population had decreased by 4.3 percent (about 68,000) since 1990 -- 1,585,577 to 1,517,550 residents.
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 Philadelphia County Pennsyvlania Genealogy
Pennsylvania Marriages Prior to 1790 Names of Persons for Whom Marriage Licenses Were Issued in the Province of Pennsylvania Previous to 1790
Pennsylvania and the Lower Counties of Delaware, 1681-1740
Ancestry of Joseph Trowbridge Bailey (2) of Philadelphia and Catherine Goddard Weaver (2) of Newport, Rhode Island
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 Philadelphia County Pennsylvania PA Family, Divorce & Elder Law Lawyers, Attorneys & Law Firms - OptimusLaw® - The ...
Philadelphia County, PA family, divorce and elder law lawyers assist people with issues relating to family matters, retirement planning and elder care.
Philadelphia County, PA family, divorce and elder law lawyers of your choice to present your legal matter and/or schedule an initial consultation.
The Philadelphia County Family, Divorce and Elder Law Lawyers Directory is provided for your general information.
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 PhiladelphiaUSA.travel | Plan Your Philadelphia Meeting, Group Tour, or Visit at PhiladelphiaUSA.travel
Philadelphia is proud to host the 2008 U.S. Olympic Team Trials - Gymnastics at the Wachovia Center, June 19-22, 2008.
On December 14, the Pennsylvania Convention Center Authority (PCCA) and Commonwealth of Pennsylvania agreed on a conceptual expansion design and the project's proposed budget of $700 million.
Philadelphia might be most famously known as the birthplace of American democracy, but you'll find it's an ideal destination for discovery as you explore its colorful neighborhoods, learn more about its rich history and delve into its spectacular sights and attractions.
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 Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania Corporate Housing and Short Term Furnished Apartments
Corporate Housing Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania can't be better that an extended stay in Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania with Churchill Corporate Housing.
Our furnished Apartments in Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania have high quality furniture in almost any style you can think of.
When you are planning your extended stay in Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, Churchill Corporate Housing has experienced consultants that will help you with all of your Corporate Housing needs.
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 Philadelphia, County PAGenWeb Project
In 1701, Philadelphia County was chartered as the city of Philadelphia and was re-chartered in 1789.
In 1751, part of Philadelphia County became part of Berks County and in 1784 part of Montgomery County.
In 1854, all municipal offices within the county consolidated within the city of Philadelphia.
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 Philadelphia County - Pennsylvania Community & Photos by Personal Injury Lawyers Munley, Munley & Cartwright
Philadelphia is the most populated city in PA.
In addition, Philadelphia sports fans are proud of the fact that they were recently awarded six of the next seven
With its thriving economy and its wide array of cultural and educational opportunities, this historical city / county holds a secure economic future for businesses and families alike.
www.munley.com /pennsylvania_philadelphia_county.html   (336 words)

  
 Montgomery County   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Montgomery County Courts, warrants, law enforcement, court and land records, passports and more.
Parks, trails, events and the rich history of Montgomery County.
Montgomery County departments are ready to serve you.
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 Philadelphia County Real Estate, REALTORS, Philadelphia Real Estate Agents, Homes For Sale, Home Values
Estimate the value of your home or other Philadelphia County homes in seconds, or get a professional estimate.
HomeGain provides Philadelphia County real estate information and resources to guide homeowners and homebuyers through the process of selling and buying a house, condo or other property in Philadelphia County.
HomeGain has realty services to help you find a top Philadelphia County real estate agent, get the value of your home and a comparative market analysis, view Philadelphia County real estate and MLS listings, prepare your home for sale, and more.
www.homegain.com /local_real_estate/PA/philadelphia_county.html   (318 words)

  
 ATSDR - Health Consultation - Hetzell Playground Site, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania
According to the EPA Region 3 official, the playground's appearance was similar to that observed in July 2001, except that there was evidence of recent recreational activity (soccer) and an increased area of bare ground, which probably occurred during the soccer matches [3].
Twenty-nine (29) samples were analyzed for PCBs (EPA Method 8082) by GLA Laboratories, Inc. The objective of the investigation was to characterize the extent of the PCBs present within the surface soil.
These levels are lower than the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection's (PADEP's) current Act 2 residential clean-up standard for arsenic of 12 mg/kg and a nonresidential standard of 53 mg/kg.
www.atsdr.cdc.gov /HAC/PHA/hetzell/hps_p1.html   (4011 words)

  
 PHILLYGOP.COM --- Home of the Philadelphia Republican City Committee
Vito F. Canuso, Jr., serves as the Chairman of Philadelphia’s Republican City Committee, the organization that oversees Republican Political Activity in Philadelphia.
Joseph Duda is presently serving as City Commissioner in the City of Philadelphia, as well as Executive Director of the Republican City Committee.
He is the leader of the 66th ward of Northeast Philadelphia.
www.phillygop.com   (166 words)

  
 The Political Graveyard: Philadelphia County, Pa.
For convenient presentation of this material, the site includes a page for each of the more than 3,000 counties in the U.S., as well as for various U.S. and foreign territories and countries.
Assignment of birthplaces, deathplaces, and cemeteries to counties is subject to error.
The intent is to locate places according to current county names and boundaries.
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 Philadelphia County Homes for Sale. Real Estate in Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania
Then contact any of the Pennsylvania Real Estate Agents for professional assistance finding your Pennsylvania area home.
Click on the Philadelphia cities that you are interested in or search all Real Estate in Philadelphia 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.
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 Philadelphia Dirty Tricks
county but then received notification that his address and party were changed.
Voter rec'd letter saying his polling place is "not accessible" and will be closed on election day, but letter gives no alt.
Allegheney county was not helpful in telling her where she should vote.
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