Manatee County

Manatee County, Florida

PO Box 25400
Bradenton, FL 34206
Phone: (941) 749-1800
Fax: (941) 741-4083

On central Gulf coast, south of Tampa; organized Jan 9, 1855 from Hillsborough County. Name Origin: For the manatee, or sea cow, an endangered aquatic mammal found in the local waterways

Area (sq mi):: 892.75 (land 741.03; water 151.72) Population per square mile: 414.00
Population 2005: 306,779 State rank: 16 Population change: 2000-20005 16.20%; 1990-2000 24.70% Population 2000: 264,002 (White 80.60%; Black or African American 8.20%; Hispanic or Latino 9.30%; Asian 0.90%; Other 4.60%). Foreign born: 8.40%. Median age: 43.60
Income 2000: per capita $22,388; median household $38,673; Population below poverty level: 10.10% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $30,439-$31,669
Unemployment (2004): 4.10% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.80% Median travel time to work: 23.30 minutes Working outside county of residence: 26.00%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Bradenton County seat (53,136)
  • Palmetto (13,132)

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    to the Post Office, and widening, milling and overlay from railroad tracks to frontage of future Manatee County Transit Fleet Facility.
    com)-- Kyle Tenbusch, Real Estate Professional of Generous Property, recently presented a donation to Fred Leonard, Executive Director of Healthy Start Coalition of Manatee County Inc.
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    Little was honored by the Manatee County Bar Association with a lifetime achivement award for his service to the community.
    April 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- After Florida Power & Light Company installed new, more storm-resilient power line poles in the Duette Preserve in Manatee County, the company preserved nests for the Southeastern American Kestrel, and provided additional nesting options for the threatened bird.
    TBE has been providing transportation planning, design and construction engineering services to Manatee County and bridge engineering services in Sarasota County for a number of years.
    IF YOU VISIT THE SCHOOL DISTRICT of Manatee County in Florida, be ready to hand over your driver's license to have it swiped and checked against a database of sex offenders.
    The couple had recently moved to East Manatee county from New Port Richey in Pasco County.
    DTZ Rockwood, on behalf of Westport Advisors, has arranged the sale of Freedom Village, a 761 unit entrance-fee based continuing care retirement community (CCRC) facility located in Bradenton, Manatee County, Florida, for $95,000,000.
    The Manatee County MTA teachers, who featured their Ninth Annual Creative Music Showcase, a composition competition for students of all ages, will sponsor a biannual Music Spectacular in November, with performances of multiple pianos by both students and teachers.