Calumet County


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Calumet County, Wisconsin

206 Court St
Chilton, WI 53014
Phone: (920) 849-2361
Fax: (920) 849-1469
www.co.calumet.wi.us

In east-central WI, east of Lake Winnebago; organized Dec 7, 1836 (prior to statehood) from a territorial county. Name Origin: French chalumet 'tube' or 'little reed'; extended to the Indians' 'peace pipe.'

Area (sq mi):: 397.03 (land 319.84; water 77.19) Population per square mile: 138.00
Population 2005: 44,137 State rank: 32 Population change: 2000-20005 8.60%; 1990-2000 18.50% Population 2000: 40,631 (White 96.10%; Black or African American 0.30%; Hispanic or Latino 1.10%; Asian 1.50%; Other 1.40%). Foreign born: 2.10%. Median age: 35.20
Income 2000: per capita $21,919; median household $52,569; Population below poverty level: 3.50% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $28,660-$31,880
Unemployment (2004): 4.00% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.10% Median travel time to work: 19.30 minutes Working outside county of residence: 59.20%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Calumet County was chosen as a pilot site for multiple reasons.
The Calumet County Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) provides a comprehensive array of services and programs to more than 3,000 consumers each year.
According to MyFox National, lover Therese Ziemann lured Donessa Davis, 37, to a motel room in Calumet County, Wisconsin after his wife informed her that he was seeing two other women.
There were a series of poor decisions made on July 30 from everybody's perspective," Calumet County District Attorney Ken Kratz told the court.
July 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Wireless has activated a new cell site in New Holstein that expands network coverage, enabling more customers in Calumet County to use their wireless phones concurrently to make calls; send and receive email and text, picture and video messages; access the Internet; view high-quality videos; and download music, games and ringtones, while enjoying clearer reception and fewer dropped calls.
Cleanup activities are also beginning near the Sheboygan River in Sheboygan and are moving into a new phase at the Hayton Millpond near New Holstein in Calumet County.
As the elected District Attorney for Calumet County, Defendant Kratz was effectively the chief law enforcement officer for the County.
Kratz' conduct was to be investigated in the course of a removal proceeding initiated by the Governor of the State of Wisconsin, but the investigation was closed as a result of Kratz' voluntary resignation as Calumet County District Attorney.
23 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Wireless has activated a new cell site in Chilton that expands network coverage, enabling more customers in Calumet County to use their wireless phones concurrently to make calls; send and receive email and text, picture and video messages; access the Internet; view high-quality videos; and download music, games and ringtones, while enjoying clearer reception and fewer dropped calls.
This cell site expands Verizon Wireless' voice and data network in Calumet County from County Road PP south to County Road E, west to Long Road and east to County Road BB.
17 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Wireless has activated a new cell site in Quinney that expands network coverage, enabling more customers in Calumet County to use their wireless phones concurrently to make calls; send and receive email and text, picture and video messages; and download games and ringtones while enjoying clearer reception and fewer dropped calls.
The agreement was signed by the Calumet County Board and the local siting committee on May 24 and by the Town of Chilton on May 26.