Sanilac County

Sanilac County, Michigan

60 W Sanilac Ave Rm 203
Sandusky, MI 48471
Phone: (810) 648-3212
Fax: (810) 648-5466

On the east-central coast of MI bordered on the east by Lake Huron; established Sep 10, 1822 (prior to statehood). Name Origin: For the Wyandot chief who is the main character in Henry Whiting's poem "Sannilac." The name was spelled with only one 'n' in the proclamation by Gov. Lewis Cass (1782-1866) that announced the formation of the county

Area (sq mi):: 1590.22 (land 963.80; water 626.42) Population per square mile: 46.40
Population 2005: 44,752 State rank: 39 Population change: 2000-20005 0.50%; 1990-2000 11.60% Population 2000: 44,547 (White 95.40%; Black or African American 0.30%; Hispanic or Latino 2.80%; Asian 0.30%; Other 2.60%). Foreign born: 1.60%. Median age: 37.80
Income 2000: per capita $17,089; median household $36,870; Population below poverty level: 10.40% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $23,350-$24,811
Unemployment (2004): 9.30% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.00% Median travel time to work: 28.10 minutes Working outside county of residence: 35.40%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Counties USA: A Directory of United States Counties, 3rd Edition. © 2006 by Omnigraphics, Inc.
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His family didn't make it all the way to Sanilac County, but they did settle in Mount Clemens in Macomb County.
A Sanilac County Circuit judge has granted parenting time and joint legal custody of an 8-year-old boy to a convicted sex offender from Brown City, Michigan, who allegedly raped the boy's mother nine years ago.
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The wind power will be provided from the Michigan Wind three project, which will be situated in Sanilac County, Michigan.
07-85350 - 12 pages) (Michigan Court of Appeals) (Hoekstra, J., joined by Sawyer, J.) (Gleicher, J., dissenting) On appeal from the Sanilac County Circuit Court, Family Division; Monaghan, J.
''All of these fraudulent acts that you perpetrated on so many people, and the extent that you went to perpetrate them, is almost mind-boggling,'' Sanilac County Circuit Judge Donald Teeple said.
Yardley, Pa.-based Journal Register said the newspapers and shoppers included in the sale are The County Press; the Brown City Banner; County Line Reminder; Home Seekers; Huron County Press; Jeffersonian; Sanilac Buyers Guide; Sanilac County News; Sanilac Extra; The County Press Extra; Thumb Blanket; Tri County Citizen; and Bargain Hunter.
Figure refers to counties with populations exceeding 10,000, of which in 1870 there were only five with a majority foreign-born population: Cameron County, Texas, 63.3 percent; Marquette County, Michigan, 61.4 percent; Houghton County, Michigan, 56.6 percent; Sanilac County, Michigan, 52.9 percent; Carver County, Minnesota, 51.1 percent.
[TABULAR DATA FOR TABLE 4 OMITTED] Environment means for protein content ranged from 78 [[micro]gram] [g.sup.-1] in Saginaw county in 1993 to 100 [[micro]gram] [g.sup.-1] in Sanilac county in 1994.
Soon after, before a courthouse hearing in Sanilac County in eastern Michigan's "thumb," Nichols offered a bizarre defense of his actions.