Mono County

Mono County, California

PO Box 237
Bridgeport, CA 93517
Phone: (760) 932-5530
Fax: (760) 932-5531
www.monocounty.ca.gov

On W central border of CA and NV; organized Apr 24, 1861 from Calaveras and Fresno counties. Name Origin: For Mono Lake; the lake's name is probably a Spanish-influenced shortened form of a Shoshonean tribal name, monache or monachi 'fly people'; their staple food was the pupae of a fly.

Area (sq mi):: 3131.80 (land 3044.40; water 87.40) Population per square mile: 4.10
Population 2005: 12,509 State rank: 55 Population change: 2000-20005 -2.70%; 1990-2000 29.10% Population 2000: 12,853 (White 76.50%; Black or African American 0.50%; Hispanic or Latino 17.70%; Asian 1.10%; Other 14.20%). Foreign born: 12.40%. Median age: 36.00
Income 2000: per capita $23,422; median household $44,992; Population below poverty level: 11.50% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $25,632-$30,771
Unemployment (2004): 5.20% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.00% Median travel time to work: 16.40 minutes Working outside county of residence: 15.00%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Forest Service 6 Inyo National Forest, Bishop Fire Department, CHP Bishop, Caltrans District 9, Lone Pine Fire, Mono County Sheriff's Office, and Big Pine Volunteer Fire Department.
The Slinkard Fire, located in the Slinkard Valley, west of Topaz in Mono County, California continues to grow today influenced by wind.
New counties that are now included in the program include Lake County, Madera County, Marin County, Mendocino County, Merced County, Mono County, Napa County, San Benito County, Solano County, Sonoma County and Tuolumne County.
I drink enormous amounts of water and pour water over my body to try to keep my core temperature down as I ride," says the Mono County, Calif.
For joint filed returns, the largest increase was in Mono County, with a 6.
50 Lingfield Bodie is a ghost town located east of the Sierra Nevada mountain range in Mono County, California, about 75 miles south-east of Lake Tahoe.
It also occurs east of the Sierra Nevada in Mono County, California: three specimens were collected at Mammoth Lakes and nine in the Sweetwater Mountains (Howell, 1924; Hall, 1981; Williams, 1984; J.
It looks like a very high impact crash," said Shannon Kendall, a spokeswoman for the Mono County Sheriff's Department.
Dahan, 41, had been teaching an ice-diving class at the lake, and the drowning apparently occurred after the class was over when he went on a recreational dive with a partner, said Shannon Kendall, a spokeswoman for the Mono County Sheriff's Department.
As examples of the many changes, one can find in the Mono County chapter a mention in the fourth edition of the controversial draining of Mono Lake while the latest edition provides information about the recent legal agreement with the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power, which has begun the restoration of the lake and its tributaries.
This profile uniquely presents a variety of educational and socioeconomic information for Mono County, nearby counties, and the state.
Dryer's Rawley Wade is a straight-shooter who enforces law the old-fashioned way in Mono County, Calif.