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E. I. du Pont de Nemours and Company is an American chemical company. Eleuthere Irenee du Pont founded it in July 1802 as a gunpowder mill. DuPont was the worlds third largest chemical company based on market capitalization and ninth based on rev ...


Education Loan Finance

Education Loan Finance, also known as ELFI, is a division of SouthEast Bank based in Knoxville, Tennessee. Launched in December 2015, ELFI is a national private lending company that refinances graduate and undergraduate student loan debt. In 2016 ...



Exxon Mobil or ExxonMobil is the worlds biggest oil and gas company. It was created when Exxon and Mobil, both companies formed after the John D. Rockefellers original Standard Oil company split apart, joined together in a merger to become one co ...


Hallmark Cards

Hallmark Cards, Inc. is a private, family-owned American company in Kansas City, Missouri. It was created in 1910 by Joyce Hall. Hallmark is the oldest and biggest manufacturer of greeting cards in the United States. In 1985, the company was awar ...



Harley-Davidson, or H-D for short, is an American motorcycle maker that started making motorcycles in Milwaukee in 1903. The company makes heavyweight motorcycles that are designed for cruising on the highway; theyre called Harleys. Harley-Davids ...


Home Depot

The Home Depot is a company in the United States. It sells things for people to improve their homes and build things. It has over 2.000 stores. The Home Depots main office is in Atlanta, Georgia. The Home Depot makes more money than any other hom ...



Mastercard Incorporated is an American multinational financial services corporation in Mastercard International Global Headquarters, Purchase, New York, United States. Its business is to process payments between the banks of merchants and the car ...


Maximus Inc.

Maximus Inc., trademarked as MAXIMUS, is an American outsourcing company. It gives services about processing business. These services are for government health and human services agencies in the United States, Australia, Canada, Saudi Arabia, and ...


Mr. Checkout Distributors

Mr. Checkout Distributors is an American corporation that provides distribution services for retail products. According to Entrepreneur.com, Mr. Checkout has been behind the retail launch of several products featured on ABCs Shark Tank. The compa ...


National Fuel Gas

National Fuel Gas, Co. NYSE: NFG is an energy company. It is made up of five business divisions: Pipeline and Storage Timber Utility Energy Marketing Exploration and Production National Fuel Gas was incorporated in 1902 and is based in Williamsvi ...



The Peterbilt Motors Company is an American company. It makes medium or heavy duty Class 5 through 8 trucks. The Peterbilt company started making trucks in 1939 and built 15 trucks that year. Their semi-trucks are made in different styles.


Pony Express

The Pony Express was a mail delivering service started on April 3, 1860. It ended on October 26, 1861. It would normally deliver mail in about 10 days.


Powells Books

Powells Books is a bookstore in Portland, Oregon, United States. It has seven locations. It says it is the worlds largest independent new and used bookstore in the world with more than one million books on its shelves. The main store covers an en ...


Procter & Gamble

Procter & Gamble is an American corporation. The company is in downtown Cincinnati, Ohio. It was founded in 1837 by William Procter and James Gamble. It mostly has a wide range of cleaning products and hygienic products. Before selling Pringles t ...



RCA Corporation, originally the Radio Corporation of America, was an American electronics company. It was in existence from 1919 to 1986. The RCA trademark is used by Sony Music Entertainment and Technicolor, which licenses the name to other comp ...


ReachOut Healthcare America

ReachOut Healthcare America is an American company that manages dental clinics. Its headquarters are in Phoenix, Arizona. Under the name Big Smiles," it coordinates dentist vans that go to American schools and do dental checkups and dental work o ...


Safeway Inc.

Safeway, Inc. NYSE: SWY is the third-largest supermarket chain in North America. The company has around 198.000 employees worldwide. In some of the Safeway stores, they have fuel stations where they allow customers to use a phone number or club c ...


Small Smiles Dental Centers

Small Smiles Dental Centers is a company that manages dental offices in the United States for poor people. Small Smiles has 70 centers in 22 states and Washington, DC. It has its headquarters in Nashville, Tennessee. The clinics are called many n ...



Fengning Manchu Autonomous County, Chengde City, Hebei Province jurisdiction, established in 1987. According to "Manchu name test": Fengning County name comes from Emperor Qianlong Yuci, take the word "Fung Fukang Corning." Geographic location: l ...


Huyi District

Huyi District is a District of Xian, Shaanxi, China. Qinling Mountain is to the south. Wei River is to the north. Changan District is to the east. Zhouzhi County is to the west. It covers 1.279.42 square kilometres. As of November 2010, 556.377 p ...


Bjelovar-Bilogora County

Bjelovar-Bilogora County is a county in central Croatia. The town of Bjelovar was first mentioned in historical records in 1413. It became important when a fort was built in 1756 to defend against the Ottoman Empire, who often invaded Croatia. A ...


Brod-Posavina County

Brod-Posavina County is a county in southern Slavonia, Croatia. Its center is the city of Slavonski Brod. It is on the left bank of the Sava. Because of this, it is called Posavina.


Dubrovnik-Neretva County

Dubrovnik-Neretva County is the southernmost Croatian county. The county seat is Dubrovnik. The northern part of the Mljet island is a national park. The Lastovo archipelago has a nature park.


Koprivnica-Krizevci County

Koprivnica-Krizevci county is divided into: City of Koprivnica county seat Municipality of Gola Municipality of Drnje Municipality of Kalnik Municipality of Koprivnicki Bregi Municipality of Rasinja Municipality of Sveti Ivan Zabno Municipality o ...


Krapina-Zagorje County

Krapina-Zagorje County is a county in northern Croatia. The county seat is Krapina. The county borders Slovenia. It encompasses most of the historic region called Hrvatsko Zagorje.


Lika-Senj County

Lika-Senj County is a county of Croatia. It includes most of the Lika region and some coastline on the Adriatic. It also includes the northern part of the Pag island. The seat of the county is Gospic. The county is the least populated with 50.927 ...


Varazdin County

Varazdin County is a county in northern Croatia. The county seat is Varazdin. The Drava river is along the northern border of the county. There are three reservoirs on the river – Lake Ormoz, Lake Varazdin and Lake Dubrava. There are also the mou ...


Gyor-Moson-Sopron County

Gyor-Moson-Sopron is a county in north-western Hungary, nearing Slovakia and Austria. The capital of the region is Gyor. The region merged with Gyor-Moson and Sopron to create Gyor-Moson-Sopron ".


Larestan County

Larestan County is a county in Fars Province in Iran. The capital of the county is Lar. The county has nine cities: Lar, Evaz, Beyram, Banaruiyeh, Fishvar, Juyom, Khur, Latifi & Emad Deh. The county is subdivided into six districts: the Central D ...


Mamasani County

Mamasani County is a county in Fars Province in Iran. The capital of the county is Nurabad. It is 180 kilometres from Shiraz. The people of Mamasani speak Luri language from southern Luri dialect. At the 2006 census, the countys population includ ...


Mohr County

Mohr County is a county in Fars Province in Iran. The capital of the county is Mohr. Its main industries are based on its rich gas sources. Tabnak, Homa, Shanol, Varavi and Parsian refinery are important Gas Zones in this region. It has a dry hot ...


County Monaghan

County Monaghan is a county in Ireland. It is part of the province of Ulster. It is also part of the Border Region, as it borders Northern Ireland. It is named after the town of Monaghan. 60.483 people live in the county according to the 2011 census.


County Offaly

County Offaly is a county of Ireland. County Offaly is in the province of Leinster. It is named after the old kingdom of Ui Failghe. The population of County Offaly is 76.687 as of 2011.


County Wexford

County Wexford is a county in Ireland. County Wexford is in the province of Leinster. It is named after the county town of Wexford. The population of County Wexford is 145.320 as of 2011.


Alba County

Alba is a county of Romania, in Transylvania. The capital of Alba County is Alba Iulia, with a population of 72.405 people.


Arad County

Arad is a county of Romania, in Crisana. The capital of Arad County is Arad. About 185.272 people live in Arad County.


Argeș County

This county has a total area of 6.862 km². The main river that croses the county is the Argeș River. In the south, the main rivers are the Vedea River and the Teleorman River.


Calarasi County

Calarași) is a county of Romania on the border with Bulgaria, in Muntenia. The capital of Calarași County is Calarași.


Caras-Severin County

Caras-Severin is a county of Romania, in historical region Banat. The capital of Caras-Severin County is Resita.


Dambovița County

Teleorman County and Giurgiu County in the south. Ilfov County and Prahova County in the east. Arges County in the west. Brasov County in the north.


Harghita County

Harghita is a county in the central part of Romania, in the eastern part of Transylvania. The capital of Harghita County is Miercurea-Ciuc.


Mures County

Mures is a county of Romania, in the historical region of Transylvania. The capital of Mures County is Targu Mures.


Neamt County

In 2002, it had a population of 557.000 and a population density of 99/km². Romanians - 98.66% Hungarians - 0.05% Rromas - 1.08 Lipovans - 0.07%, and others


Suceava County

Suceava County has an area of 8.553 km². The west side of the county has many mountains from the Eastern Carpathians group. These are the Rodna Mountains, the Rarau Mountains, the Giumalau Mountains and the three "Obcine". The county is lower in ...


Valcea County

Valcea is a county of Romania. It can be found in the historical regions of Oltenia and Muntenia. The capital of Valcea County is Ramnicu Valcea.


Vrancea County

Vrancea is a county in Romania. The capital of Vrancea County is Focsani. It is mostly in the historical region of Moldavia. The southern part of Vrancea County is not in Moldavia.


Riding (division)

In the United Kingdom, a riding is a division of certain large historic counties. It is usually one of three parts; the word itself comes from Old English trithing which means third part. Several counties are divided into ridings, but are usually ...



The first shires were created by the Anglo-Saxons in central and southern England. Shires were controlled by a royal official known as a "shire reeve" or sheriff. In modern English usage shires are sub-divided into districts. Individually, or as ...


County (United States)

A county, in the United States, is a form of government that is right below the state. 48 out of the 50 states in the United States use counties. Louisiana calls its counties parishes while Alaska got rid of counties and only uses boroughs. Both ...



A county-equivalent in the United States is a type of area that is not inside any county. The county-equivalents are defined by the federal government. They are used for administrative and statistical reasons. As of the 2000 census there were 3.1 ...