Macoupin County

Macoupin County, Illinois

PO Box 107
Carlinville, IL 62626
Phone: (217) 854-3214
Fax: (217) 854-7347

In west-central IL, southwest of Springfield, organized Jan 17, 1829 from Madison and Greene counties. Name Origin: From an Algonquian Indian word probably meaning 'white potato.'

Area (sq mi):: 867.61 (land 863.57; water 4.04) Population per square mile: 56.90
Population 2005: 49,111 State rank: 31 Population change: 2000-20005 0.20%; 1990-2000 2.80% Population 2000: 49,019 (White 97.60%; Black or African American 0.80%; Hispanic or Latino 0.60%; Asian 0.20%; Other 0.90%). Foreign born: 0.50%. Median age: 38.90
Income 2000: per capita $17,298; median household $36,190; Population below poverty level: 9.40% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $23,997-$25,490
Unemployment (2004): 6.50% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.60% Median travel time to work: 27.10 minutes Working outside county of residence: 49.50%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Anderson Hospital President and CEO Keith Page said that the partnership between the two Metro East hospitals will help strengthen and expand health care services in Macoupin County, home to Community Memorial.
Denby Prairie Nature Preserve is located in central Macoupin County about 3 km southwest of Carlinville between a railroad and the Shipman Blacktop (NE1/4 NE1/4 NE1/4 S12 T9N R8W; N39.
Vascular plant species encountered at the Denby Prairie Nature Preserve, Macoupin County, Illinois are listed alphabetical by family under the major plant groups.
filed a negligence complaint in Madison County Circuit Court against the Union Pacific railroad Company and its employee Rodney Riederer following a motor vehicle accident in Macoupin County.
Best News Photo: The Macoupin County Enquirer (Carlinville), Marvin Eades.
Jacksonville Savings Bank operates three offices in Jacksonville in Morgan County, an office in Virden in Macoupin County and an office in Litchfield in Montgomery County.
BPI is initiating its third pilot project in Macoupin County.
Some of the glacial drift hill prairies, particularly those in Macoupin County (McClain et al 2002) and Jasper County (Edgin et al.
Jacksonville Savings Bank operates three offices in Jacksonville in Morgan County and an office in Virden in Macoupin County.
The agreement on the leases located in Macoupin County in southwest Illinois is with S.
trichocalyx occurs in three localities in the state, all of them on glacial drift prairies in Macoupin County (McClain et al.
Collections from Bond County in 1956 and Macoupin County during 1947 each included slider, painted, snapping, common musk and spiny softshell turtles (http://ellipse.