Auglaize County

Auglaize County, Ohio

201 Willipie St Suite 211
Wapakoneta, OH 45895
Phone: (419) 738-4219
Fax: (419) 738-7953
www.auglaizecounty.org

In west-central OH, south of Lima; organized Feb 14, 1848 from Allen and Mercer counties. Name Origin: For the Auglaize River, which traverses it; from French 'at the stream' or 'at the lick,' with possible reference to a salt lick; or from an Indian word meaning 'fallen timbers.'

Area (sq mi):: 401.72 (land 401.25; water 0.47) Population per square mile: 117.70
Population 2005: 47,242 State rank: 50 Population change: 2000-20005 1.40%; 1990-2000 4.50% Population 2000: 46,611 (White 97.70%; Black or African American 0.20%; Hispanic or Latino 0.70%; Asian 0.40%; Other 1.20%). Foreign born: 1.10%. Median age: 36.50
Income 2000: per capita $19,593; median household $43,367; Population below poverty level: 6.20% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $28,002-$28,789
Unemployment (2004): 5.10% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.70% Median travel time to work: 18.10 minutes Working outside county of residence: 39.30%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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The northeastern portion of Auglaize County and the southeastern portion of Allen County.
Born in Auglaize County, Ohio, Armstrong, the eldest of three children, said there was too much work to do to spend too long meditating or reflecting on where he was.
Last year, Licking County hunters tagged 7,819 whitetails and Auglaize County deer hunters harvested only 737 deer during the same period.
Annette Lutz, who operates a vending facility at an interstate rest area on I-75 in Auglaize County, Ohio, said: "I do not know how I will contribute to supporting my family if this legislation passes, since I rely on the income from the vending machines that I'm permitted to operate to pay our bills and raise my child.
Joint Township District Memorial Hospital (St Marys, Ohio) - Joint Township's Grand Health Family Challenge is a weight loss program developed by the hospital and community partners to reduce childhood and family obesity in Auglaize County and portions of rural Mercer, Shelby, and Allen Counties.
Dannon presented Joint Township with a $30,000 check during an evening event at the Auglaize County Fair.
As part of the program, Dannon contributes $30,000 to four non-profit organizations ($120,000 in total) in Auglaize County, Ohio; Salt Lake County, Utah; Tarrant County, Texas; and Westchester County, New York, for programs that nurture healthy eating habits among children.
Born in Auglaize County, Ohio, he learned to fly as a boy and flew 78 combat missions in Korea as a Carrier-based Naval Aviator.
As part of the grant, Dannon contributes $30,000 to four non-profit organizations ($120,000 in total) in Auglaize County, Ohio; Salt Lake County, Utah; Tarrant County, Texas; and Westchester County, New York, for programs that nurture healthy eating habits among children.
As part of the grant, Dannon contributes $30,000 each year to four non-profit organizations ($120,000 in total) in Auglaize County, Ohio; Salt Lake County, Utah; Tarrant County, Texas; and Westchester County, N.
Andrews Kids Cafe, Lexington, South Carolina -- United Way of Auglaize County, Wapakoneta, Ohio -- Valley AIDS Information Network, Inc.