Missaukee County

Missaukee County, Michigan

PO Box 800
Lake City, MI 49651
Phone: (231) 839-4967
Fax: (231) 839-3684
www.missaukee.org

In north-central MI, east of Cadillac; established Apr 1, 1840 from unorganized territory. Name Origin: For an Ottawa chief

Area (sq mi):: 573.82 (land 566.75; water 7.08) Population per square mile: 27.00
Population 2005: 15,299 State rank: 69 Population change: 2000-20005 5.70%; 1990-2000 19.20% Population 2000: 14,478 (White 96.90%; Black or African American 0.20%; Hispanic or Latino 1.20%; Asian 0.20%; Other 2.10%). Foreign born: 1.00%. Median age: 37.70
Income 2000: per capita $16,072; median household $35,224; Population below poverty level: 10.70% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $19,296-$19,043
Unemployment (2004): 7.90% Unemployment change (from 2000): -0.10% Median travel time to work: 24.80 minutes Working outside county of residence: 56.10%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Constructed in 2002 and renovated in 2012, Belle Oakes Living Center is situated in Missaukee County, in Michigan's upper peninsula.
In January 2010, Encana Corp drilled the State Pioneer 1-3 HD1 well in Missaukee County, one of Michigan's first shale wells.
The plants will be located in Watervliet, Berrien County, in the southwest corner of the state, and in McBain, Missaukee County, in the central part of northern Lower Michigan.
Two "hotspots" for puma reports are the Black Lake region of Presque Isle and Cheboygan counties and the Deadstream Swamp region of northern Missaukee County (Rusz 2001).
Parts of southern Missaukee County lies within the Pere Marquette State Forest, which connects to the much larger Manistee National Forest in the county's southwest corner.
Encana subsidiary Petoskey Exploration LLC drilled the company's first Michigan Basin exploration well in Missaukee County.
30, 2009 on M-55 near Menzies Road in Missaukee County.
Establishes Temporary Sheltering and Placement for Seized Animals to Support Missaukee County Sheriff's Office
The removal of the animals is a result of a civil action, prompted by violation of Michigan's Dog Law, led by the Missaukee County Sheriff's Office and the Roscommon County Animal Shelter.
The other is in McBain, located in Missaukee County in the central part of Northern Lower Michigan.
The Michigan State Police and the Missaukee County Sheriff's Department assisted Attorney General investigators in this case.