Menard County

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Menard County, Texas

PO Box 1038
Menard, TX 76859
Phone: (325) 396-4682
Fax: (325) 396-2047

In central TX, southeast of San Angelo; organized Jan 22, 1858 from Bexar County. Name Origin: For Michel Branaman Menard (1803-56), signer of the TX Declaration of Independence (1836), Republic of TX legislator (1840-42), and founder of Galveston

Area (sq mi):: 902.25 (land 901.91; water 0.34) Population per square mile: 2.40
Population 2005: 2,201 State rank: 234 Population change: 2000-20005 -6.70%; 1990-2000 4.80% Population 2000: 2,360 (White 66.40%; Black or African American 0.50%; Hispanic or Latino 31.70%; Asian 0.30%; Other 11.50%). Foreign born: 4.80%. Median age: 44.10
Income 2000: per capita $15,987; median household $24,762; Population below poverty level: 25.80% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $15,839-$18,436
Unemployment (2004): 5.60% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.60% Median travel time to work: 21.10 minutes Working outside county of residence: 26.00%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Menard County, Illinois

PO Box 465
Petersburg, IL 62675
Phone: (217) 632-2415
Fax: (217) 632-4301

In central IL, north of Springfield; organized Feb 15, 1839 Sangamon County. Name Origin: For Lt. Col. Pierre Menard (1766-1844), jurist, first presiding officer of IL Territorial legislature (1812), and first lieutenant governor (1818-22)

Area (sq mi):: 315.37 (land 314.25; water 1.13) Population per square mile: 40.50
Population 2005: 12,738 State rank: 85 Population change: 2000-20005 2.00%; 1990-2000 11.80% Population 2000: 12,486 (White 98.00%; Black or African American 0.40%; Hispanic or Latino 0.80%; Asian 0.20%; Other 0.80%). Foreign born: 0.70%. Median age: 38.00
Income 2000: per capita $21,584; median household $46,596; Population below poverty level: 8.20% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $27,163-$27,912
Unemployment (2004): 5.40% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.00% Median travel time to work: 27.90 minutes Working outside county of residence: 66.70%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Texas Parks and Wildlife news said game wardens found the pot plantation during an aerial patrol of Menard County. After receiving a search warrant, Menard County sheriff's office discovered armed personnel protecting the grow sites located south of San Angelo.
The order pertains to roughly 80 rights holders, both individuals and organizations, most of whom live in Menard County. A small number of rights holders in McCulloch and Schleicher counties are also affected.
* $1,087,000 to the city of Menard (Menard County) consisting of a loan in the amount of $550,000 and $537,000 in loan forgiveness from the Drinking Water State Revolving Fund to finance water system improvements.
This adult male was captured in the San Saba river in Menard County, Texas, and photographed with a Canon PowerShot D10 during midday, June 2011.
Born in Kansas in 1868 and reared in Menard County, Illinois, Edgar Lee Masters worked during his boyhood as a reporter, printer s helper, and verse writer for magazines.
M2 EQUITYBITES-14 April 2010-Paxton Energy Inc to acquire 100% stake in Jaspers, Concho and Menard County oil wells(C)2010 M2 COMMUNICATIONS
When Illinois quail hunters Scott and Kyle Hacke went afield looking for some upland bird action in early January, the last thing they expected was to stumble upon the remains of what may have been the biggest deer ever to live in rural Menard County.
The Energy Division enjoyed strong income again, and investments continue to be made in division infrastructure, including biodiesel blending capabilities at the Menard County, Ill., terminal and at Madison Service Co.'s Roxana, Ill., bulk plant.
In these respects, the Schleicher County locality resembles the Menard County location approximately 55 miles to the east.
"A watermaster would just be a lot of expense, a lot of bureaucracy, and it wouldn't accomplish anything," said Caroline Runge, the consulting manager of the Menard County Underground Water District.
has purchased the Menard County refined fuels terminal near Petersburg, Ill., from Magellan Midstream Partners L.P.