Medina County


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Medina County, Texas

1100 16th St Rm 109
Hondo, TX 78861
Phone: (830) 741-6001
Fax: (830) 741-6015

In south-central TX, west of San Antonio; organized Feb 12, 1848 from Bexar County. Name Origin: For the Medina River and Lake, in the northern part of the county. Possibly named for a member of Alonzo de Leon's expedition into TX (1689): either Pedro Medina, an engineer, or Nicolas de Medina, a sergeant major

Area (sq mi):: 1334.53 (land 1327.76; water 6.77) Population per square mile: 32.40
Population 2005: 43,027 State rank: 69 Population change: 2000-20005 9.50%; 1990-2000 43.90% Population 2000: 39,304 (White 50.70%; Black or African American 2.20%; Hispanic or Latino 45.50%; Asian 0.30%; Other 18.10%). Foreign born: 4.10%. Median age: 34.40
Income 2000: per capita $15,210; median household $36,063; Population below poverty level: 15.40% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $19,693-$21,147
Unemployment (2004): 5.50% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.20% Median travel time to work: 30.50 minutes Working outside county of residence: 51.00%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Medina County, Ohio

93 Public Sq
Medina, OH 44256
Phone: (330) 725-9722
www.co.medina.oh.us

In north-central OH, northwest of Akron; organized Feb 18, 1812 from Portage County. Name Origin: Named for the city in Saudi Arabia to which Muhammad (c. 570-632), founder of Islam, fled from Mecca in 622

Area (sq mi):: 423.11 (land 421.55; water 1.57) Population per square mile: 396.20
Population 2005: 167,010 State rank: 15 Population change: 2000-20005 10.50%; 1990-2000 23.50% Population 2000: 151,095 (White 96.60%; Black or African American 0.90%; Hispanic or Latino 0.90%; Asian 0.60%; Other 1.20%). Foreign born: 3.00%. Median age: 36.60
Income 2000: per capita $24,251; median household $55,811; Population below poverty level: 4.60% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $30,761-$31,494
Unemployment (2004): 4.90% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.00% Median travel time to work: 26.40 minutes Working outside county of residence: 53.40%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Brunswick (34,929)
  • Medina County seat (26,564)
  • Wadsworth (19,707)

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    Of course it rained over in Medina County. That's interesting, eh?
    "He is a wonder," they declared after Joe's team had whipped the team from Medina County. "He gets everybody working together.
    "Medina County is strategically positioned to tap into the underlying strength of the Texas economy and the rebuilding of our nation's infrastructure," said Jeff Lott, Southwest Division president at Vulcan Materials.
    Todd Mason, instructor at Medina County Career Center in Ohio, where the program was piloted, said, "The Liquid Nails training program gave my students a chance to learn some technical aspects of the different Liquid Nails products.
    Westfield Center, Ohio-based insurance and banking services provider Westfield Insurance Foundation has donated $47,125 to the Medina County Sheriff's Office to pay for an unmanned tactical surveillance robot.
    Medina County Probate Judge Kevin Dunn said on Friday the child "shows no outward symptoms of the lymphoma with which she was previously diagnosed".
    15 September 2015 - Ohio, US-based hospice services providers Hospice of the Western Reserve and HMC Hospice of Medina County have closed their merger.
    A new five-year master plan for Medina County's Solid Waste District allows more input from the county's three major cities and includes another representative from the townships to draft a new countywide plan.
    Marjorie Huffman, MA Program, Medina County Career Center, Medina, OH--"Diabetes Mellitus"
    The grants, ranging from $20,000 to $30,000, will go to the United Way of Long Island, N.Y.; the United Way of Medina County near Cleveland; and the United Way of Silicon Valley in San Jose.
    It has been serving the community banking needs of Medina County since 1916.
    A Medina County judge said in July that Sarah's parents have the right to stop her treatment.