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La Pointe is a town in Ashland County in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. The population was 246 at the 2000 census. Its name in the Anishinaabe language is Mooningwanekaaning, meaning "the place full of Yellow-shafted Flicker". According to William Whipple Warren (History of the Ojibway People) Moningwunakuaning "is the spot on which the Ojibway tribe first grew, and like a tree it has spread its branches in every direction, in the bands that now occupy the vast extent of the Ojibway earth; and also that 'it is the root from which all the far scattered villages of the tribe have sprung.'" Warren, a partial-breed Ojibway, learned from tribal elders the Ojibway originally lived near the mouth of the St. Lawrence. At the time of great sickness and death, the Great Spirit interceded through M... (from wikipedia)

General Information
Ashland County246 Population (as of 2000)
Wisconsin State0 Population (current)
26.0 Square Miles of Land1.0 Average Persons Per Household (as of 2000)
0.1 Square Miles of Water$165,000 Average House Value (as of 2000)
$33,500 Average House Income (as of 2000)

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37 Number of Businesses (as of 2003)$745,000 Total First Quarter Payroll (as of 2003)
133 Number of Employees (as of 2003)$4,272,000 Total Annual Payroll (as of 2003)

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