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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She later became the home advisor -- later called Extension advisor -- in Macoupin County for 31 years.
7 of Macoupin County, Illinois, to accept the settlement in exchange for dismissal with prejudice of all claims pending in Case No.
This paper analyzes the pre-settlement forest-prairie transition east of the Illinois River ranging from the heavily forested western portions of Greene and Jersey Counties to the upland prairies of Macoupin County in the east (Fig.
Otwell in 1900 as an attempt to improve attendance at farmers' institutes in Macoupin County, Illinois (Reck, 1951; True, 1929).
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.
It's pretty much the same case a few miles away in Macoupin County.
BPI is initiating its third pilot project in Macoupin County.
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.
The agreement on the leases located in Macoupin County in southwest Illinois is with S.
Some of the glacial drift hill prairies, particularly those in Macoupin County (McClain et al 2002) and Jasper County (Edgin et al.