Medina County


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Medina County, Texas

1100 16th St Rm 109
Hondo, TX 78861
Phone: (830) 741-6001
Fax: (830) 741-6015

In south-central TX, west of San Antonio; organized Feb 12, 1848 from Bexar County. Name Origin: For the Medina River and Lake, in the northern part of the county. Possibly named for a member of Alonzo de Leon's expedition into TX (1689): either Pedro Medina, an engineer, or Nicolas de Medina, a sergeant major

Area (sq mi):: 1334.53 (land 1327.76; water 6.77) Population per square mile: 32.40
Population 2005: 43,027 State rank: 69 Population change: 2000-20005 9.50%; 1990-2000 43.90% Population 2000: 39,304 (White 50.70%; Black or African American 2.20%; Hispanic or Latino 45.50%; Asian 0.30%; Other 18.10%). Foreign born: 4.10%. Median age: 34.40
Income 2000: per capita $15,210; median household $36,063; Population below poverty level: 15.40% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $19,693-$21,147
Unemployment (2004): 5.50% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.20% Median travel time to work: 30.50 minutes Working outside county of residence: 51.00%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Medina County, Ohio

93 Public Sq
Medina, OH 44256
Phone: (330) 725-9722
www.co.medina.oh.us

In north-central OH, northwest of Akron; organized Feb 18, 1812 from Portage County. Name Origin: Named for the city in Saudi Arabia to which Muhammad (c. 570-632), founder of Islam, fled from Mecca in 622

Area (sq mi):: 423.11 (land 421.55; water 1.57) Population per square mile: 396.20
Population 2005: 167,010 State rank: 15 Population change: 2000-20005 10.50%; 1990-2000 23.50% Population 2000: 151,095 (White 96.60%; Black or African American 0.90%; Hispanic or Latino 0.90%; Asian 0.60%; Other 1.20%). Foreign born: 3.00%. Median age: 36.60
Income 2000: per capita $24,251; median household $55,811; Population below poverty level: 4.60% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $30,761-$31,494
Unemployment (2004): 4.90% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.00% Median travel time to work: 26.40 minutes Working outside county of residence: 53.40%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Brunswick (34,929)
  • Medina County seat (26,564)
  • Wadsworth (19,707)

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    References in classic literature ?
    He is a wonder," they declared after Joe's team had whipped the team from Medina County.
    Westfield Center, Ohio-based insurance and banking services provider Westfield Insurance Foundation has donated $47,125 to the Medina County Sheriff's Office to pay for an unmanned tactical surveillance robot.
    Steeb, a member of the Medina County Advisory Board, who played a pivotal role in the merger of HMC Hospice of Medina County and Hospice of the Western Reserve
    The objective of this Request for Proposal is to identify and select the most competitive and qualified firm, individual, partnership or corporation capable of providing comprehensive correctional medical services for Medina County Jail inmates.
    Medina County Probate Judge Kevin Dunn said on Friday the child "shows no outward symptoms of the lymphoma with which she was previously diagnosed".
    When deer at a breeding facility in Medina County tested positive for a fatal and incurable disease in June, the discovery sent nervous ripples through the deer breeding industry.
    Also in attendance will be legislators, Cabinet members, Medina County elected officials, the media and volunteers.
    Lucy Hamer told The Medina County Gazette she was stunned and impressed when the workers showed up at her home with the card her sister-in-law had sent her.
    A Medina County judge said in July that Sarah's parents have the right to stop her treatment.
    Having Integra as a new corporate citizen enhances the diversity of Medina County's business base, which has a growing medical device and healthcare industry," said Bethany Dentler, executive director of the Medina County Economic Development Corporation.
    Medina County Juvenile Detention Center, Medina, Ohio
    The eight other Liverpools are in New South Wales in Australia, Nova Scotia in Canada, and, in the United States, Fulton County, Illinois; St Helena Parish, Louisiana; New York State; Perry County, Pennsylvania; Jackson County, West Virginia, and Medina County, Ohio.