Ionia County

Ionia County, Michigan

100 Main St
Ionia, MI 48846
Phone: (616) 527-5322
Fax: (616) 527-8201
www.ioniacounty.org

In central MI, east of Grand Rapids; established Mar 2, 1831 (prior to statehood) from unorganized territory. Name Origin: For the ancient province in Greece

Area (sq mi):: 580.23 (land 573.21; water 7.02) Population per square mile: 112.70
Population 2005: 64,608 State rank: 30 Population change: 2000-20005 5.00%; 1990-2000 7.90% Population 2000: 61,518 (White 90.60%; Black or African American 4.60%; Hispanic or Latino 2.80%; Asian 0.30%; Other 3.10%). Foreign born: 1.20%. Median age: 32.90
Income 2000: per capita $17,451; median household $43,074; Population below poverty level: 8.70% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $20,941-$22,319
Unemployment (2004): 8.10% Unemployment change (from 2000): 2.40% Median travel time to work: 27.60 minutes Working outside county of residence: 51.80%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Ionia County seat (12,359)

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    Skelton spoke to WDIV from the Bellamy Creek Correctional Facility in Ionia County, where he remained behind bars on charges of unlawful imprisonment.
    Most of their grain was devoured by the families, but some was entrusted to a man with a cart, who took the wheat and corn on a 20-mile trip to the nearest gristmill, in Matherton in Ionia County.
    A tow truck removes the first batch of hundreds of vehicles that were stranded at the Ionia County fairgrounds after storms caused flooding in 2009.
    The chief district judge of Ionia County in Michigan is notorious for holding the owners of disruptive cell phones in contempt of court and fining them $25.
    com, Judge Raymond Voet has a posted policy at Ionia County 64A District Court, which states that if an electronic devices causes a disturbance during court sessions the owner will be cited with contempt, Stuff.
    Questions concerning the plans or specifications should be directed to Ken Hildebrand, MDOT at 231-250-6396 or Lon Finch, Ionia County Operations Director at 616-902-0718.
    In 1883, he landed the plum job of constructing the new Ionia County courthouse that had been designed by Toledo architect David Gibbs.
    In addition to the Spectrum Health-owned hospitals including its Grand Rapids-based hospitals and Reed City, United Memorial and Hackley Campuses, members of the Spectrum Health Regional Hospital Network include Gerber Memorial Health Services, Holland Community Hospital, Ionia County Memorial Hospital, Mary Free Bed Hospital & Rehabilitation Center, Memorial Medical Center of West Michigan, Metropolitan Hospital, North Ottawa Community Hospital, Pennock Health Services, Pine Rest Christian Mental Health Services, Zeeland Community Hospital and Oaklawn Hospital.
    In addition to the nine Spectrum Health-owned hospitals, members of the Spectrum Health Regional Hospital Network include Gerber Memorial Health Services in Fremont, Holland Community Hospital, Ionia County Memorial Hospital, Mary Free Bed Hospital & Rehabilitation Center in Grand Rapids, Memorial Medical Center of West Michigan in Ludington, Metropolitan Hospital in Grand Rapids, North Ottawa Community Hospital in Grand Haven, Pine Rest Christian Mental Health Services in Grand Rapids, Pennock Health Services in Hastings, and Zeeland Community Hospital.
    LOLLAPALOOZA 2003 TOUR DATES July 3 Ionia County Fairgrounds Grand Rapids, MI July 5 Verizon Wireless Music Center Indianapolis, IN July 8 Verizon Wireless Amphitheater Kansas City, MO July 9 UMB Bank Pavilion St.
    as per to the Ionia County Economic Alliance and The Right Place, a regional economic development nonprofit.