Wexford County

Wexford County, Michigan

437 E Division St
Cadillac, MI 49601
Phone: (231) 779-9453
Fax: (231) 779-0292

In northwest MI, south of Traverse City; established as Kautawaubet County Apr 1, 1840 from unorganized territory; name changed Mar 8, 1843. Name Origin: For the county in Ireland

Area (sq mi):: 575.84 (land 565.49; water 10.35) Population per square mile: 56.40
Population 2005: 31,876 State rank: 47 Population change: 2000-20005 4.60%; 1990-2000 15.60% Population 2000: 30,484 (White 96.70%; Black or African American 0.20%; Hispanic or Latino 1.00%; Asian 0.40%; Other 2.00%). Foreign born: 1.80%. Median age: 37.30
Income 2000: per capita $17,144; median household $35,363; Population below poverty level: 10.30% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $22,167-$22,781
Unemployment (2004): 8.40% Unemployment change (from 2000): -1.80% Median travel time to work: 20.90 minutes Working outside county of residence: 19.90%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Cadillac County seat (10,135)

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    References in periodicals archive ?
    When contacted by the Irish Daily Mirror yesterday Wexford County Council said it was "unable to comment publically on specific housing cases in the interests of client confidentiality".
    July 1, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- A Grayling area man who was unlawfully arrested, imprisoned for 97 days and charged with murder has filed a federal lawsuit against the City of Cadillac, a Cadillac police detective, Wexford County and four forensic pathologists.
    Wexford county chairman Diarmuid Devereux has admitted to being "shamed" by the incidents.
    USS Wexford County (LST-1168) will hold a reunion from Sept.
    Wexford County Association produced the best banner and the Combined Nauticals Band from Portsmouth received best band.
    Meadowcraft Developments Ltd, of Derry, The Ballagh, Enniscorthy, were taken to court by Wexford County Council for wrongfully taking or using water at Kilmuckridge.
    On September 17, 1999, Mike Horton from Harrison Township arrowed a bruin in Wexford County that measures 21 3/16.
    Residents living near the former railway line fear a greenway will encourage anti-social behaviour but Wexford County Council's Eamonn Hore claimed studies have shown this actually decreases "when a path starts being used".
    The letter to Wexford County Council planners continues: "He is presently renting accommodation in Britain and plans to spend as much time as possible in Wexford in the short term and in particular in the longer term.
    But one year after they moved into their picturesque home, planning permission was submitted to Wexford county council by Castledockerell Wind Group to build a renewable energy wind farm.
    Tenders are invited for supply and delivery on an individual basis of three used units of temporary accommodation, (mobile homes) quotation should indicate make; model; year of manufacture; dimensions; price (to include delivery and setting up on site) vat (rate and amount)| all units must be of acceptable standard, suitable for immediate human habitation and subject to prior inspection and approval of wexford county council technical staff.
    Wexford County Chairman, Diarmuid Devereux, confirmed he had been informed of the Shore ban.