Blount

Blount

Total Population: 57,826

Total Caucasian Population: 95.8%

Total African American Population: 1.7%

Total Other Population: 2.5%

Total Population 18 and Over: 77.1%

Total Population 65 and Over: 18.7%

Courthouse: Oneonta

Median Household Income: $49,358

Per Capita Income: $24,747

High School Graduate: 80.5%

Bachelor Degree or Higher: 13.1%

Recent Verdicts

Negligence – August 9, 2005 Jordan v. Robbins At the insistence of his employer, Plaintiff attempted to drive a riding lawn mower up two wooden planks to place it in the bed of a pickup truck. The wood planks slipped and the mower flipped onto the plaintiff causing back injury. VERDICT — $125,000 for Plaintiff.

Premises Liability/Slip & Fall – October 26, 2005 Murphree v. Wesco Foods, Inc. Plaintiff broke her wrist after slip and fall on wet floor at Kentucky Fried Chicken restaurant. VERDICT — $350,000 for Plaintiff.