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Careers, Jobs and Education Resources for: Perry County, Ohio

Perry County is a county located in the state of Ohio, United States. Founded on March 1, 1818 it was the 55th county to be formed in Ohio. Portions of Fairfield, Washington and Muskingum Counties were taken to create Perry County. As of the 2000 census, the population was 34,078. Its county seat is New Lexington, and it is named for Oliver Hazard Perry, a hero of the War of 1812. One of the poorest counties in the state, this is where the lawsuit challenging Ohio's school funding system, DeRolph vs. State, began. (from wikipedia)

General Information
Ohio State$71,620 Average House Value (as of 2000)
37,408 Population (as of 2000)$36,109 Average House Income (as of 2000)
35,543 Population (current)448.6 Square Miles of Land
2.0 Average Persons Per Household (as of 2000)2.7 Square Miles of Water

Business Information
494 Number of Businesses (as of 2003)$26,648,000 Total First Quarter Payroll (as of 2003)
4,791 Number of Employees (as of 2003)$112,733,000 Total Annual Payroll (as of 2003)

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