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

Oceana County is a county in the U.S. state of Michigan. As of the 2000 census, the population was 26,873. The county seat is Hart. Oceana County is thought to be named for Lake Michigan, a freshwater "ocean." However, there is an opposing viewpoint, namely, that "Origin of Name: Traditional explanation is that the name derived from proximity to Lake Michigan, however recent deduction attributes the name to title of a book (Oceana, James Harrington, 1656)". See List of Michigan county name etymologies. (from wikipedia)

General Information
Michigan State$85,987 Average House Value (as of 2000)
27,986 Population (as of 2000)$35,907 Average House Income (as of 2000)
30,923 Population (current)564.5 Square Miles of Land
2.0 Average Persons Per Household (as of 2000)6.0 Square Miles of Water

Business Information
582 Number of Businesses (as of 2003)$24,340,000 Total First Quarter Payroll (as of 2003)
4,657 Number of Employees (as of 2003)$111,581,000 Total Annual Payroll (as of 2003)

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