Miami County


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Miami County, Kansas

201 S Pearl St Suite 102
Paola, KS 66071
Phone: (913) 294-3976
Fax: (913) 294-9544
www.miamicountyks.org

On the eastern border of KS, south of Olathe; organized as Lykins County Aug 25, 1855 (prior to statehood); name changed Jun 3, 1861. Name Origin: For the Miami Indians, an Algonquin tribe. Origin of name uncertain; probably from Ojibway oumaumeg 'people of the peninsula' or from Delaware we-mi-a-mik 'all friends.'

Area (sq mi):: 590.15 (land 576.72; water 13.43) Population per square mile: 52.90
Population 2005: 30,496 State rank: 18 Population change: 2000-20005 7.60%; 1990-2000 20.80% Population 2000: 28,351 (White 95.00%; Black or African American 1.50%; Hispanic or Latino 1.60%; Asian 0.20%; Other 2.30%). Foreign born: 0.60%. Median age: 36.70
Income 2000: per capita $21,408; median household $46,665; Population below poverty level: 5.50% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $26,151-$27,582
Unemployment (2004): 5.30% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.10% Median travel time to work: 28.60 minutes Working outside county of residence: 58.60%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Miami County, Indiana

PO Box 184
Peru, IN 46970
Phone: (765) 472-3901
Fax: (765) 472-1778

In north-central IN, north of Kokomo; established Feb 2, 1832 from Cass County. Name Origin: For the Miami Indians, an Algonquin tribe. Origin of the name is uncertain; probably from Ojibway oumaumeg 'people of the peninsula' or Delaware we-mi-a-mik 'all friends.'

Area (sq mi):: 377.36 (land 375.62; water 1.74) Population per square mile: 94.80
Population 2005: 35,620 State rank: 44 Population change: 2000-20005 -1.30%; 1990-2000 -2.20% Population 2000: 36,082 (White 93.00%; Black or African American 3.00%; Hispanic or Latino 1.30%; Asian 0.30%; Other 3.00%). Foreign born: 1.00%. Median age: 36.60
Income 2000: per capita $17,726; median household $39,184; Population below poverty level: 8.00% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $21,697-$22,834
Unemployment (2004): 6.60% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.20% Median travel time to work: 22.10 minutes Working outside county of residence: 41.20%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Peru County seat (12,856)

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    Miami County, Ohio

    201 W Main St
    Troy, OH 45373
    Phone: (937) 440-5900
    www.co.miami.oh.us

    In west-central OH, north of Dayton; organized Mar 1, 1807 from Montgomery County. Name Origin: For the Miami Indians, an Algonquin Indian tribe. Origin of the name uncertain, probably from Ojibway oumaumeg 'people of the peninsula,' or from Delaware we-mi-a-mik 'all friends.'

    Area (sq mi):: 409.22 (land 407.04; water 2.18) Population per square mile: 249.70
    Population 2005: 101,619 State rank: 28 Population change: 2000-20005 2.80%; 1990-2000 6.10% Population 2000: 98,868 (White 95.30%; Black or African American 2.00%; Hispanic or Latino 0.70%; Asian 0.80%; Other 1.50%). Foreign born: 1.50%. Median age: 37.70
    Income 2000: per capita $21,669; median household $44,109; Population below poverty level: 6.70% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $27,876-$29,193
    Unemployment (2004): 5.70% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.40% Median travel time to work: 20.10 minutes Working outside county of residence: 37.40%
    Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Troy County seat (22,183)
  • Piqua (20,774)

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    Louis Theroux examines conditions in Miami County Jail, beginning by exploring the violent lives of volatile inmates on the fifth and sixth floors.
    Meanwhile, Louis Theroux looks at the violent lives of inmates on the fifth and sixth floors of Miami County Jail, in Lous Theroux: Miami Mega Jail (BBC2, 9.00pm).
    A new cell site in Miami County, Ohio improves coverage in Piqua and from State Route 66 and Drexel Avenue south to just south of County Road 115 and from North Parkway Drive east to Race Street.
    EVERY YEAR when the crisp, cool breezes of autumn begin to blow, staffers at the Louisburg Cider Mill in Miami County, Kansas, gather thousands of apples for the annual Ciderfest and Craft Fair, held the last weekend of September and first weekend of October.
    GROWTH AT GRISSOM Aeroplex, a fall opening of Ivy Tech Community College and dramatic trail and streetscape enhancements are the latest developments for Miami County, known for its rich history, recreation and established industries.
    Contosta, Chestnut Hill College, Philadelphia; Joyce Harvey, Fairfield County District Library, Lancaster, Ohio; the Fairfield County Heritage Association; Marsha McElhaney Jacklitsch; the Williams Research Center of the Historic New Orleans Collection; and the Miami County Historical Society, Miami, Indiana.

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