Emmet County


Also found in: Wikipedia.

Emmet County, Iowa

609 1st Ave N
Estherville, IA 51334
Phone: (712) 362-4261
Fax: (712) 362-7454
www.emmetcountyia.com

On central northern border of IA, northwest of Fort Dodge; established Jan 15, 1851 from Kossuth and Dickinson counties. Name Origin: For Robert W. Emmet (1778-1803), Irish patriot executed by the English for revolutionary acts. Places were named for him during a time when leaders of rebellions were honored by Americans

Area (sq mi):: 402.38 (land 395.74; water 6.63) Population per square mile: 26.60
Population 2005: 10,534 State rank: 76 Population change: 2000-20005 -4.50%; 1990-2000 -4.70% Population 2000: 11,027 (White 94.50%; Black or African American 0.20%; Hispanic or Latino 4.30%; Asian 0.30%; Other 2.10%). Foreign born: 2.30%. Median age: 39.60
Income 2000: per capita $16,619; median household $33,305; Population below poverty level: 8.20% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $23,772-$26,382
Unemployment (2004): 4.80% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.00% Median travel time to work: 16.80 minutes Working outside county of residence: 26.70%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
See other counties in .

Emmet County, Michigan

200 Division St
Petoskey, MI 49770
Phone: (231) 348-1744
Fax: (231) 348-0602
www.co.emmet.mi.us

On the northwest coast of MI, bordered on west by Lake Michigan; established as Tonedagana County Apr 1, 1840 from Mackinac County; name changed Mar 8, 1843. Name Origin: For Robert W. Emmet (1778-1803), Irish rebel executed by the British; named for him during a time when rebel leaders were honored by Americans

Area (sq mi):: 882.26 (land 467.82; water 414.44) Population per square mile: 71.80
Population 2005: 33,580 State rank: 46 Population change: 2000-20005 6.80%; 1990-2000 25.50% Population 2000: 31,437 (White 93.80%; Black or African American 0.50%; Hispanic or Latino 0.90%; Asian 0.40%; Other 4.80%). Foreign born: 1.70%. Median age: 38.90
Income 2000: per capita $21,070; median household $40,222; Population below poverty level: 7.40% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $27,459-$30,467
Unemployment (2004): 8.10% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.00% Median travel time to work: 19.10 minutes Working outside county of residence: 12.80%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
See other counties in .
References in periodicals archive ?
Harbor Park Mini Warehouse is located at 3389 M119/Harbor Petoskey Road in the city Harbor Springs, MI within Emmet County, MI.
Pictures of Spanish cities, bullfights in Madrid, and Hemingway's homes in Emmet County, Michigan and Oak Park, Illinois accompany Flora's work.
Because of the likelihood of slope failure on and near bluffs with lacustrine clay strata, the Emmet County Planning Commission is recommending that new construction be eliminated from steeply sloping areas, and that existing structures on such slopes not be allowed to expand their footprint.
Located in Emmet County, the city is primarily a resort community located along Lake Michigan, 80 miles northeast of Traverse City and 287 miles northwest of Detroit.
Tenders are invited for FP15-15003 - Life Skills - Charlevoix County and Emmet County.
Bulletin Desc: FP15-15003 Life Skills in Charlevoix County and Emmet County.
Emmet County will receive $200,000 to rehabilitate homes and provide emergency repairs.
Kathi Kan of Emmet County, Hospice of Little Traverse Bay
John and Connie Grieg: John operates a feedlot and farms corn, soybeans and alfalfa in Emmet County.
National Wind Assessments, the wind analysis division of National Wind, has also installed a meteorological (met) tower in Emmet County to collect wind data in the area for a minimum of one year, helping create an accurate picture of the wind resource in the area.