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

Emmet County is a county in the U.S. state of Michigan. As of the 2000 census, the population was 31,437. The county seat is Petoskey. The county was formed April 1, 1840, from Mackinac County. It was first named Tonedagana County and renamed Emmet County on March 8, 1843. Emmet County remained attached to Mackinac County for administrative purposes until county government was organized in 1853. The county was named for the Irish patriot Robert Emmet, who was hanged as a traitor to the British government at the age of 23. Sixteen counties were renamed in 1843 and five were given names of Irish origin, supposedly in deference to the increasing presence of settlers in Michigan with an Irish background. See, List of Michigan county name etymologies. Emmet County is located at the top of th... (from wikipedia)

General Information
Michigan State$128,911 Average House Value (as of 2000)
32,932 Population (as of 2000)$35,822 Average House Income (as of 2000)
39,425 Population (current)525.4 Square Miles of Land
2.0 Average Persons Per Household (as of 2000)7.1 Square Miles of Water

Business Information
1,549 Number of Businesses (as of 2003)$97,749,000 Total First Quarter Payroll (as of 2003)
14,689 Number of Employees (as of 2003)$437,474,000 Total Annual Payroll (as of 2003)

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