Menominee County


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Menominee County, Wisconsin

PO Box 279
Keshena, WI 54135
Phone: (715) 799-3311
Fax: (715) 799-1322
www.wisconline.com/counties/menominee/

In east-central WI, northwest of Lake Winnebago; organized May 1, 1961 from Shawano and Oconto counties. Name Origin: For the Menominee Indians, a tribe of Algonquian linguistic stock, who lived in the lake region where wild rice grows. The name probably means 'wild rice people.'

Area (sq mi):: 364.99 (land 357.96; water 7.03) Population per square mile: 12.80
Population 2005: 4,580 State rank: 72 Population change: 2000-20005 0.40%; 1990-2000 17.30% Population 2000: 4,562 (White 11.50%; Black or African American 0.10%; Hispanic or Latino 2.70%; Asian 0.00%; Other 88.30%). Foreign born: 2.70%. Median age: 27.70
Income 2000: per capita $10,625; median household $29,440; Population below poverty level: 28.80% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $15,966-$18,449
Unemployment (2004): 10.70% Unemployment change (from 2000): -0.90% Median travel time to work: 18.40 minutes Working outside county of residence: 20.10%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Menominee County, Michigan

839 10th Ave
Menominee, MI 49858
Phone: (906) 863-9968
Fax: (906) 863-8839
www.menomineecounty.com

On the south-central coast of the Upper Peninsula of MI on Green Bay; established as Bleecker County Mar 19, 1863 from Marquette County; name changed Mar 19, 1863. Name Origin: For the Menominee Indians, a tribe of Algonquian linguistic stock; name means 'wild rice people.'

Area (sq mi):: 1337.99 (land 1043.52; water 294.47) Population per square mile: 24.00
Population 2005: 24,996 State rank: 59 Population change: 2000-20005 -1.30%; 1990-2000 1.60% Population 2000: 25,326 (White 95.80%; Black or African American 0.10%; Hispanic or Latino 0.80%; Asian 0.20%; Other 3.50%). Foreign born: 0.90%. Median age: 40.40
Income 2000: per capita $16,909; median household $32,888; Population below poverty level: 11.50% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $21,945-$22,558
Unemployment (2004): 5.80% Unemployment change (from 2000): -0.80% Median travel time to work: 19.70 minutes Working outside county of residence: 40.00%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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First Place--Log Cabin With Ferns Menominee County by Lynne LaRosa
9 percent, in Madison County, Idaho to a high of 36 percent in Menominee County, Wisconsin.
Aquila Resources announced in mid-January completion of two transactions that effectively gave Aquila 100% ownership of the Back Forty advanced-stage exploration project in Menominee county, Michigan.
Palmer drought severity index (PDSI) data from 1800 to 2003 was obtained from the nearest location to Menominee County (PDSI cell Id: 216) (Palmer, 1965; Cook et al.
AU), a company that deals with exploration, evaluation and potential development of the Back Forty Project in Menominee County, is issuing bonus shares to increase liquidity.
McLeod proved unsuccessful, MAJ Jakubiak contacted the Menominee County Sheriff's Department to report the theft of the Flesserts' belongings by Mr.
scapularis established in the state before 2002 were in Menominee County in the Upper Peninsula (1,2).
Nerodia sipedon has a large gap in its range in Region IV as it occurs only in the westernmost two counties in the region (Gogebic and Ontonagon) and in Menominee County in the eastern part of Region IV.
This "forced change" ultimately left the Menominees helpless and Menominee County a "pocket of poverty.
The store, it was predicted, would attract consumers from throughout Menominee County and from neighboring Marinette County, Wis.
Aquila Resources controls the Back Forty VMS Project, a development stage exploration project, located in Menominee County Michigan.
Additional questions and site visits can be coordinated by contacting the Menominee County Administration Office at 906-863-7779.