Mono County

Mono County, California

PO Box 237
Bridgeport, CA 93517
Phone: (760) 932-5530
Fax: (760) 932-5531

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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Road-trip republic: Visit the Mammoth Lakes in California, like Lake Mary in Mono County. Well, as the Disney saying goes, when you wish upon a star, your dreams come true.
"There isn't anything, we have followed every lead," Sheriff Ingrid Braun of the Mono County Sheriff's Office said responding to the case, local media reported.
Page provides a travel guide to the National Parks and surrounding areas of Death Valley; Owens Valley and the eastern Sierra; Mammoth Lakes and Mono County; Sequoia, Kings Canyon, and the Great Western Divide; and Yosemite.
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., resident.
For joint filed returns, the largest increase was in Mono County, with a 6.4 percent increase.
Googling a runner Bodie 12.50 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.
Mono County, Calif., boasts the highest gas prices at $4.79, while Campbell, Wyo., is home to the lowest prices at $3.67.