Harnett County, North Carolina
Miscellaneous Statistics
For the Year Ended June 30, 2001
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Incorporation  
     Year of Incorporation     1855
     Form of Government Commissioner/Manager
     Employees:
         Full-time, permanent 648
     Area  642 square miles
     Miles of Road   1,150
     Population 91,025
   
Fire Protection/Services (volunteer)
     Number of Stations 18
     Number of fire personnel 618
     Number of calls answered 4,495
   
Sheriff Protection
     Number of stations 2
     Number of sheriff personnel & officers 152
     Number of patrol units 62
     Number of law violations:
         Arrests 4,078
         Traffic violations 409
Inspections  
     Number of Permits Issued 4,659
Culture and Recreation  
     Number of libraries 6
     Size of library collections 171,951
     Circulation 308,275
     Number of Parks 3 with 55 total acres
     Number of Ballfields 6
     Number of tennis courts 12
     Number of playground areas 2
     Number of soccer fields 2
     Number of County owned senior centers 1
Harnett County, North Carolina
Miscellaneous Statistics
For the Year Ended June 30, 2001
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Utilities  
  Water System:  
     Miles of water main 1,439
     Number of service connections 24,786
     Number of fire hydrants 1,348
     Daily average consumption in gallons                                  6,800,000
  Sewer System:
     Miles of sanitary sewer 140
     Number of treatment plants 4
     Number of service connections 3,508
     Daily average treatment in gallons 1,100,000
     Maximum daily capacity of treatment 
          plant in gallons 1,800,000
Facilities and services not included in primary
 government:
     Education:  
         Number of schools                                              25
         Number of teachers                                         1,110
         Number of students                                       16,497
         Number of universities                                                1
         Number of community colleges                                                1
     Hospitals:
         Number of hospitals                                                2
         Number of patient beds                                            180