Montcalm County

Montcalm County, Michigan

PO Box 368
Stanton, MI 48888
Phone: (989) 831-7339
Fax: (989) 831-7474

In central MI, northeast of Grand Rapids; established Mar 2, 1831 (prior to statehood) from Isabella County. Name Origin: For Louis Joseph de Montcalm (1712-59), commander of French troops against the British in Canada

Area (sq mi):: 720.98 (land 708.04; water 12.94) Population per square mile: 90.20
Population 2005: 63,893 State rank: 31 Population change: 2000-20005 4.30%; 1990-2000 15.50% Population 2000: 61,266 (White 93.50%; Black or African American 2.20%; Hispanic or Latino 2.30%; Asian 0.30%; Other 2.70%). Foreign born: 1.10%. Median age: 35.60
Income 2000: per capita $16,183; median household $37,218; Population below poverty level: 10.90% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $18,950-$20,604
Unemployment (2004): 8.10% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.30% Median travel time to work: 28.20 minutes Working outside county of residence: 42.30%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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In the early 1900s, a typical family farm in Pine Township, Montcalm County, Michigan, had between 80 and 160 acres.
AT&T (NYSE: T) said its mobile Internet network is now available in Houghton County, Iron County and Montcalm County, Michigan, extending access for advanced mobile services, devices and applications to customers in these areas.
Chris Brockman teaches English at Vance-Granville Community College and has taught philosophy at Montcalm County (MI) Community college.
Literature: Daily News (the newspaper of Greenville, Belding & Montcalm County) June 10, 1986; Daily News, July 2,1986; J.
Single plant selection number 93T-5428, which was true breeding for anthracnose resistance, entered yield trials in Montcalm County MI in 1994 and was coded with the permanent accession number K94601.
He was born and raised in Fair Plain Township, Montcalm County. Around October 1861, he came to Grand Rapids, where he joined the 2nd Michigan Cavalry then being organized in that town.
The [F.sub.4:5] RIL, parents, and check varieties from both populations were planted on 12 and 13 June, 1990, by hand, at the Montcalm Research Farm in Montcalm County, Michigan.
From their base in Montcalm County, Bert and his extended family limited their touring to the state of Michigan.