Wyandot County

Wyandot County, Ohio

109 S Sandusky Ave County Courthouse
Upper Sandusky, OH 43351
Phone: (419) 294-1432
Fax: (419) 294-6414

In west-central OH; organized Feb 3, 1845 from Marion, Crawford, Hardin, and Hancock counties. Name Origin: For the Wyandot Indians, a tribe of Iroquoian linguistic stock. Name is thought to mean 'islanders' or 'those who live on a peninsula,' from their original home on island in the Saint Lawrence River and on a peninsula. Also spelled Wyandotte.

Area (sq mi):: 407.62 (land 405.61; water 2.01) Population per square mile: 56.20
Population 2005: 22,813 State rank: 82 Population change: 2000-20005 -0.40%; 1990-2000 2.90% Population 2000: 22,908 (White 97.30%; Black or African American 0.10%; Hispanic or Latino 1.50%; Asian 0.50%; Other 1.40%). Foreign born: 0.80%. Median age: 37.40
Income 2000: per capita $17,170; median household $38,839; Population below poverty level: 5.50% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $23,582-$26,271
Unemployment (2004): 5.60% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.20% Median travel time to work: 20.00 minutes Working outside county of residence: 33.60%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Technician, Wyandot County Soil and Water Conservation District
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An Ohio show--the Wyandot County Corn Harvest Festival in Upper Sandusky--is a classic fall festival.
The show is held annually the second weekend of October at the Wyandot County Fairgrounds, (Of interest to historians, Wyandot County is the home of the last Wyandotte Indian Reservation in Ohio.) It's often cool or downright cold during the two-day show, but it is generally pleasant enough to enjoy a leisurely stroll through the grounds or a shuttle ride to the field where corn huskers demonstrate their skills.
coli 0157:H7 cases associated with the Wyandot County Fair in Ohio in September 2001; and the largest E.
Joe Jollif, now retired from the Wyandot County Nursing Home in Ohio, knew nothing of this technology when three workers sustained serious patient-handling injuries in 1995.
The McMaster's site in Portage County is to be completed in 2005, and the Kirby Tire site in Wyandot County will be completed in June 2006.
Eastern plains garters (Thamnophis radix radix) and eastern massasaugas (Sisturus catenatus catenatus) are listed as endangered on Ohio's threatened and endangered species list and found in Killdeer Plains Wildlife Area in Wyandot County, Ohio, USA.
In Wyandot County, Ohio, 88 people reported symptoms and health officials confirmed 37 cases of E.
Unlike Wyandot County, where fair attendance actually improved this year, the Lorain County Fair experienced a small drop in visitors, he said.
September 2001: Wyandot County Fair, Ohio: 37 confirmed cases, 88 reported symptoms, three developed HUS.