Marquette County


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Marquette County, Michigan

234 W Baraga Ave
Marquette, MI 49855
Phone: (906) 225-8330
Fax: (906) 228-1572
www.co.marquette.mi.us

On the north coast of the Upper Peninsula of MI on Lake Superior; organized Mar 9, 1843 from Schoolcraft County. Name Origin: For Jacques Marquette (1637-75), known as Pere Marquette, French Jesuit missionary and explorer with Louis Joliet (1645-1700)

Area (sq mi):: 3425.17 (land 1821.05; water 1604.12) Population per square mile: 35.60
Population 2005: 64,760 State rank: 29 Population change: 2000-20005 0.20%; 1990-2000 -8.80% Population 2000: 64,634 (White 94.70%; Black or African American 1.30%; Hispanic or Latino 0.70%; Asian 0.50%; Other 3.00%). Foreign born: 1.40%. Median age: 37.50
Income 2000: per capita $18,070; median household $35,548; Population below poverty level: 10.90% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $22,315-$24,191
Unemployment (2004): 6.10% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.10% Median travel time to work: 17.70 minutes Working outside county of residence: 4.40%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Marquette County seat (20,664)

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    Marquette County, Wisconsin

    PO Box 186
    Montello, WI 53949
    Phone: (608) 297-9136
    Fax: (608) 297-7609
    www.co.marquette.wi.us

    In south- central WI, west of Lake Winnebago; established Dec 7, 1836 (prior to statehood) from Marquette District. Name Origin: For Jacques Marquette (1637-75), French missonary known as Pere Marquette; explorer with Louis Jolliet (1645-1700) of the Wisconsin and Mississippi Rivers

    Area (sq mi):: 464.42 (land 455.49; water 8.94) Population per square mile: 33.50
    Population 2005: 15,237 State rank: 63 Population change: 2000-20005 -3.80%; 1990-2000 28.50% Population 2000: 15,832 (White 92.00%; Black or African American 3.40%; Hispanic or Latino 2.70%; Asian 0.30%; Other 2.60%). Foreign born: 1.50%. Median age: 40.90
    Income 2000: per capita $16,924; median household $35,746; Population below poverty level: 7.70% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $20,567-$22,590
    Unemployment (2004): 6.50% Unemployment change (from 2000): -0.80% Median travel time to work: 25.90 minutes Working outside county of residence: 49.70%
    Cities with population over 10,000: None
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    References in periodicals archive ?
    Cases of the respiratory disease have been confirmed at the Marquette County Health Department and the Dickinson-Iron and Delta-Menominee Health District Departments.
    The Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) is partnering with the Keweenaw Bay Indian Community (KBIC) on a $564,000 project to reconstruct the M-28/Acre Trail Road intersection in Chocolay Township, Marquette County.
    A Marquette County jury awarded a $2,500,473.33 verdict for a 34-year-old medical marijuana grower when he was severely burned by an explosion that occurred at his growing facility when U.P.
    The Iron Ore Heritage Trail, which runs through Marquette County, recently received its designation as a National Recreation Trail by the National Recreation Trails program.
    Service is provided to residents of the city of Marquette, which is located on the southern shore of Lake Superior on Michigan's Upper Peninsula, as well as to all or parts of nine townships located within Marquette County. The service area is large and rural in nature, extending approximately 340 square miles outside of Marquette's city limits.
    He has shown tremendous leadership and growth in his time with the mBank Mortgage Lending Team and has done an outstanding job meeting the needs of homebuyers in Marquette County, and the surrounding areas, with his experience and comprehensive understanding of the industry.'
    Marquette County tracks well with its control group through 2003 and exhibits a small private divergence along with the sizeable government decline (Fig.
    The case, decided by Acting Chairman Patrick Nakamura with Commissioners Robert Cohen and William Althen, involved Dawes Rigging & Crane Rental and five workers who were assembling a Manitowoc Model mobile crane at the Tilden Mine in Marquette County, Mich., in May 2010.
    The director of the Marquette County Solid Waste Management Authority has been terminated by the authority's board of trustees after a lengthy process and investigation into allegations regarding the director's misconduct.
    Oxford, WI, January 28, 2013 --(PR.com)-- In South Central Wisconsin, a new retail concept is giving Marquette County residents a compelling reason to shop small and shop local.
    The Michigan Department of Community Health (MDCH) reported that from November 13, 2010 to March 31, 2011, the 35 bath salts abusers who visited the emergency rooms in Marquette County exhibited signs of acute intoxication.
    The PCC told MDCH that, earlier in the day, the PCC had learned that numerous persons had visited the local emergency department (ED) in Marquette County with cardiovascular and neurologic signs of acute intoxication.