Careers, Jobs and Education Resources for: Allegan County, Michigan

Allegan County is a county in the U.S. state of Michigan. As of 2000 census, the population was 105,665. The county seat is Allegan. The name was coined by Henry Rowe Schoolcraft to sound like a Native American word. Allegan County is primarily an agricultural area that is rapidly becoming urbanized as the population centers of Grand Rapids on the northeast and Kalamazoo to the southeast expand into Allegan County. A portion of the city of Holland lies within the northwest portion of the county, as does a larger urbanized area around it. In the southwest corner, a small portion of the city of South Haven extends into Allegan County. The Lake Michigan shoreline has long been a popular place for vacation homes, and that such development continues, especially around Saugatuck and Douglas. ... (from wikipedia)

General Information
Michigan State$117,650 Average House Value (as of 2000)
91,122 Population (as of 2000)$47,306 Average House Income (as of 2000)
100,331 Population (current)737.3 Square Miles of Land
2.2 Average Persons Per Household (as of 2000)8.7 Square Miles of Water

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1,972 Number of Businesses (as of 2003)$145,415,000 Total First Quarter Payroll (as of 2003)
22,337 Number of Employees (as of 2003)$645,767,000 Total Annual Payroll (as of 2003)

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