Manistee County

Manistee County, Michigan

415 3rd St
Manistee, MI 49660
Phone: (231) 723-3331
Fax: (231) 723-1492
www.manisteecounty.net

On the northwest coast of MI, bordered on west by Lake Michigan; established Apr 1, 1840. Name Origin: For the Manistee River, which runs through it; from an Ojibway word possibly meaning 'sound of the winds,' 'lost river,' 'spirit of the woods,' 'crooked river,' or 'red river.'

Area (sq mi):: 1280.77 (land 543.61; water 737.16) Population per square mile: 46.40
Population 2005: 25,226 State rank: 58 Population change: 2000-20005 2.80%; 1990-2000 15.30% Population 2000: 24,527 (White 92.90%; Black or African American 1.60%; Hispanic or Latino 2.60%; Asian 0.30%; Other 3.80%). Foreign born: 1.30%. Median age: 41.50
Income 2000: per capita $17,204; median household $34,208; Population below poverty level: 10.30% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $21,881-$22,775
Unemployment (2004): 8.70% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.60% Median travel time to work: 20.90 minutes Working outside county of residence: 20.80%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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The three year-old carrier has previously operated service between Chicago's Midway Airport, IL and Manistee County Blacker Airport, Michigan.
Proven Flight Record The three year-old carrier has proven its financial and flight worthiness -- previously operating service between Chicago's Midway Airport, IL and Manistee County Blacker Airport, Michigan -- a gaming vacation destination.
Prior to her career in real estate, she served as the Executive Director of the Manistee County Council on Aging, a nonprofit organization that provides services to senior citizens.
During the summer of 2004 an electro-fishing survey discovered a super-abundant population of brown trout in Pine Creek, Manistee County.
Partnerships in this project include the Michigan State Cooperative Extension, Manistee County Historical Society and various community groups.
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Now, however, a measurement done in a well in Manistee County, Michigan, in different geological and geographical surroundings, supports the Australian work.
NEW YORK -- Fitch Ratings affirms its rating on the following Manistee County (the county) limited tax general obligation (LTGO) bonds:
The Manistee County Historical Museum will receive $20,000 for the Manistee North Pierhead Light and Elevated Walkway .
Many of these represent new locality or specimen records in Dickinson, Ontonagan and Keweenaw counties, but these distinctive bats are now consistently found hibernating and swarming at Tippy Dam, in Manistee County, as well.
The respective bonds are also secured by each respective local government's full faith and credit and its ad valorem tax pledge, subject to constitutional and statutory limitations except the Manistee County bonds for which the county has solely pledged any legally available funds.
NEW YORK -- Fitch Ratings takes the following rating action on Manistee County, MI's (the county) limited tax general obligation (LTGO) bonds as part of its continuous surveillance effort: