Saint Joseph County

Saint Joseph County, Michigan

PO Box 189
Centreville, MI 49032
Phone: (269) 467-5602
Fax: (269) 467-5628
www.stjosephcountymi.org

On the southern border of MI, south of Kalamazoo; established Oct 29, 1829 (prior to statehood) from Indian lands. Name Origin: For the spouse of the Virgin Mary

Area (sq mi):: 521.15 (land 503.72; water 17.43) Population per square mile: 125.00
Population 2005: 62,984 State rank: 32 Population change: 2000-20005 0.90%; 1990-2000 6.00% Population 2000: 62,422 (White 91.30%; Black or African American 2.60%; Hispanic or Latino 4.00%; Asian 0.60%; Other 3.40%). Foreign born: 3.40%. Median age: 35.60
Income 2000: per capita $18,247; median household $40,355; Population below poverty level: 11.30% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $23,098-$24,496
Unemployment (2004): 6.80% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.00% Median travel time to work: 20.80 minutes Working outside county of residence: 28.70%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Sturgis (11,120)

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    Saint Joseph County, Indiana

    101 S Main St
    South Bend, IN 46601
    Phone: (574) 235-9635
    Fax: (574) 235-9838
    www.stjosephcountyindiana.com

    On the central northern border of IN; organized Jan 29, 1830 from Indian lands. Name Origin: For the Saint Joseph River, which runs through the county

    Area (sq mi):: 460.97 (land 457.34; water 3.63) Population per square mile: 582.00
    Population 2005: 266,160 State rank: 4 Population change: 2000-20005 0.20%; 1990-2000 7.50% Population 2000: 265,559 (White 80.50%; Black or African American 11.50%; Hispanic or Latino 4.70%; Asian 1.30%; Other 5.00%). Foreign born: 4.60%. Median age: 34.40
    Income 2000: per capita $19,756; median household $40,420; Population below poverty level: 10.40% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $26,515-$29,927
    Unemployment (2004): 5.00% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.40% Median travel time to work: 20.20 minutes Working outside county of residence: 16.90%
    Cities with population over 10,000:
  • South Bend County seat (105,494)
  • Mishawaka (48,385)

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    Counties USA: A Directory of United States Counties, 3rd Edition. © 2006 by Omnigraphics, Inc.
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