Antrim Township, Michigan
Antrim Township is a civil township of Shiawassee County in the U. S. state of Michigan. As of the 2000 census, the township population was 2,050, it is believed to be named after Northern Ireland or Antrim, New Hampshire. Antrim Township was organized in 1838. Antrim Center is an unincorporated community in the township at E. Ellsworth roads. 42°48′49″N 84°06′52″W Originally, the post office here was called Antrim later changed to Glass River. The post office closed on September 13, 1888. Nicholson is an unincorporated community in the township on E. Lovejoy Road between State and Nohel roads. 42°46′37″N 84°07′26″W Nicholson contained a post office from 1896 until 1901. Joseph C. Nicholson, the postmaster, gave the community its name. According to the United States Census Bureau, the township has a total area of 36.8 square miles, of which 36.5 square miles is land and 0.2 square miles is water. As of the census of 2000, there were 2,050 people, 691 households, 570 families residing in the township.
The population density was 56.1 per square mile. There were 734 housing units at an average density of 20.1 per square mile. The racial makeup of the township was 97.56% White, 0.10% African American, 0.10% Native American, 0.24% Asian, 0.05% Pacific Islander, 0.49% from other races, 1.46% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.71% of the population. There were 691 households out of which 35.6% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 72.2% were married couples living together, 4.9% had a female householder with no husband present, 17.4% were non-families. 13.2% of all households were made up of individuals and 5.9% had someone living alone, 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.95 and the average family size was 3.18. In the township the population was spread out with 27.4% under the age of 18, 8.1% from 18 to 24, 29.7% from 25 to 44, 24.6% from 45 to 64, 10.1% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 37 years. For every 100 females, there were 106.0 males.
For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 101.6 males. The median income for a household in the township was $53,092, the median income for a family was $59,438. Males had a median income of $45,052 versus $28,571 for females; the per capita income for the township was $20,806. About 3.1% of families and 4.6% of the population were below the poverty line, including 2.2% of those under age 18 and 8.6% of those age 65 or over
Antrim Township, Wyandot County, Ohio
Antrim Township is one of the thirteen townships of Wyandot County, United States. The 2010 census found 1,243 people in the township. Located in the southeastern corner of the county, it borders the following townships: Eden Township - north Tod Township, Crawford County - northeast Dallas Township, Crawford County - east Grand Prairie Township, Marion County - south Salt Rock Township, Marion County - southwest corner Pitt Township - west Crane Township - northwestPart of the village of Nevada is located in northeastern Antrim Township, it is the only Antrim Township statewide. The earliest settlers were John Kirby, Jacob Coon, Zachariah Welsh, Jesse Jurey, Walter Woolsey; the township is governed by a three-member board of trustees, who are elected in November of odd-numbered years to a four-year term beginning on the following January 1. Two are elected in the year after the presidential election and one is elected in the year before it. There is an elected township fiscal officer, who serves a four-year term beginning on April 1 of the year after the election, held in November of the year before the presidential election.
Vacancies in the fiscal officership or on the board of trustees are filled by the remaining trustees. County website
Antrim is an unincorporated community in Duncan Township, Tioga County, in the U. S. state of Pennsylvania. It lies east of Pennsylvania Route 287 between Williamsport and Wellsboro
Harry Antrim was an actor in vaudeville and television. Born on August 27, 1884 in Chicago, Illinois, by 1906, he was working in vaudeville. During the early 1930s, he moved to Los Angeles and secured uncredited parts in several films, beginning with 1936's Small Town Girl. For the next two decades, he performed in various credited and uncredited roles, including the famed 1947 film Miracle on 34th Street, in which he played an ahistorical R. H. Macy, owner of Macy's Department Store, he landed acting roles in television, beginning with the Hallmark Television Playhouse 1953 production of Horace Mann's Miracle. In 1955, he appeared in one episode of I Love Lucy, he appeared on The Andy Griffith Show as owner of Walker's Drug Store. He was in the episodes, "Irresistible Andy " and "Those Gossipin' Men." His last television appearances were on Green Acres and The Beverly Hillbillies in 1967. Antrim died of a heart attack on January 18, 1967 in California, he was buried at Valhalla Memorial Park Cemetery in Los Angeles, California.
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Antrim railway station
Antrim railway station serves Antrim in County Antrim, Northern Ireland. The station serves trains on the Belfast to Derry line via Bleach Green and Yorkgate station; until 2003, Belfast-Derry trains reached here by means of the Lisburn-Antrim railway line, however this line was mothballed after re-opening of the Bleach Green line. The possibility of reopening it as a circular route, with a halt at Aldergrove for Belfast International Airport has been discussed; the station is undergoing a major refurbishment to become an integrated bus and rail hub. Antrim station was opened by the Belfast and Ballymena Railway on 11 April 1848, it was operated by the Midland Railway Northern Counties Committee. They provided sidings on the up side of the station; these sidings contained a goods store, stabling block, stationmaster's house and weighbridge. The station buildings at Antrim were rebuilt in 1901-1902 to designs by the architect Berkeley Deane Wise, it was built in a mock-Tudor design. The footbridge was built by Walter MacFarlane's Saracen Foundry in Glasgow.
The main station buildings were on the down platform, the signal box was at the Belfast end of the same platform. There was a bay at the back of the down line platform for branch line trains, on this side of the main line were the locomotive sheds, goods store, sidings; the station was run by the Ulster Transport Authority from 1948 to 1968 part of Northern Ireland Railways. Since 1996 the station has been part of Translink; the station itself used to have a Station Masters House and Goods Yards. The last known Station Master of Antrim Railway Station was a Mr Cupples. At its peak Antrim Railway Station was an important station linking many core routes now removed via its station. On Mondays to Saturdays, there is an hourly service to Great Victoria Street. In the other direction, trains alternate every hour between a service to Londonderry Waterside, a service to Coleraine or Portrush. Only seven trains run each way on Sundays on a two-hourly basis. All services are between Londonderry Waterside and Great Victoria Street, except for the last outbound train of the evening, which terminates at Coleraine.
Antrim railway station Butt, R. V. J.. The Directory of Railway Stations: details every public and private passenger station, halt and stopping place and present. Sparkford: Patrick Stephens Ltd. ISBN 978-1-85260-508-7. OCLC 60251199. Jowett, Alan. Jowett's Nationalised Railway Atlas. Penryn, Cornwall: Atlantic Transport Publishers. ISBN 978-0-906899-99-1. OCLC 228266687
Antrim Township, Franklin County, Pennsylvania
Antrim Township is a township in Franklin County, United States. The population was 14,893 at the 2010 census, up from 12,504 at the 2000 census, it was named after County Antrim in Northern Ireland. The Martin's Mill Covered Bridge, Old Brown's Mill School, Spring Grove Farm and Distillery, Stover-Winger Farm are listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Antrim Township lies along the southern edge of Franklin County, bordered to the south by Washington County in Maryland; the township surrounds the borough of a separate municipality. The unincorporated community of State Line sits along the southern edge of the township. Other unincorporated communities in the township include Bushtown, Worleytown, Johnston, Browns Mills, Clay Hill, Shady Grove and Wingerton. U. S. Route 11 and Interstate 81 cross the township, leading north to Chambersburg, the county seat, south to Hagerstown, Maryland. I-81 has three exits in the township. Pennsylvania Route 16 runs at right angles to the other two highways, leading east to Waynesboro and west to Mercersburg.
According to the United States Census Bureau, the township has a total area of 70.3 square miles, of which 70.2 square miles is land and 0.1 square miles, or 0.10%, is water. Conococheague Creek, a south-flowing tributary of the Potomac River, forms the western boundary of the township in two places; as of the census of 2000, there were 12,504 people, 4,472 households, 3,640 families residing in the township. The population density was 178.5 people per square mile. There were 4,598 housing units at an average density of 65.6/sq mi. The racial makeup of the township was 97.91% White, 0.78% African American, 0.25% Native American, 0.29% Asian, 0.24% from other races, 0.54% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.78% of the population. There were 4,472 households, out of which 38.3% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 71.9% were married couples living together, 5.9% had a female householder with no husband present, 18.6% were non-families. 15.1% of all households were made up of individuals, 5.6% had someone living alone, 65 years of age or older.
The average household size was 2.79 and the average family size was 3.10. In the township the population was spread out, with 27.6% under the age of 18, 6.9% from 18 to 24, 31.2% from 25 to 44, 23.9% from 45 to 64, 10.4% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 36 years. For every 100 females, there were 98.9 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 96.9 males. The median income for a household in the township was $46,050, the median income for a family was $49,632. Males had a median income of $34,884 versus $22,035 for females; the per capita income for the township was $18,590. About 4.1% of families and 4.1% of the population were below the poverty line, including 4.7% of those under age 18 and 6.4% of those age 65 or over. Guilford Township Hamilton Township Montgomery Township Peters Township Quincy Township St. Thomas Township Washington Township Antrim Township official website Allison-Antrim Museum
Antrim County, Michigan
Antrim County is a county located in the U. S. state of Michigan. As of the 2010 United States Census, the population was 23,580; the county seat is Bellaire. The name is taken from County Antrim in Northern Ireland. YMCA Camp Hayo-Went-Ha, the oldest American summer camp that sits on its original site, occupies about one square mile on the shore of Torch Lake in Central Lake Township. Boys first attended Hayo-Went-Ha in 1904; the county was formed in 1840 as Meegisee County. Meegisee, was the name of a Chippewa chief who signed the 1821 Treaty of Chicago and the 1826 Treaty of Mississinewas, it was renamed Antrim County in 1843, one of the Irish or Scots Irish names given to five renamed Michigan counties at that time in deference to the increasing number of settlers of Irish and Scots Irish heritage in Michigan at that time. In the text of the 1843 legislative act, the name was misspelled as "Antim". Separate county government was organized in 1863; the county seat was located in Elk Rapids, but was moved to Bellaire in 1904 after 25 years of litigation.
In 1950 its population was 10,721. According to the US Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 602 square miles, of which 476 square miles is land and 126 square miles is water; the county is considered to be part of Northern Michigan. Glaciers shaped the area. A large portion of the area is Grayling outwash plain, which consists of broad outwash plain including sandy ice-disintegration ridges. Large lakes were created by glacial action. Antrim County Airport - county-owned public-use airport, northeast of Bellaire, for general aviation. One paved runway. No airline service; as of the 2010 United States Census, there were 23,580 people, 9,890 households, 6,925 families in the county. The population density was 49 people per square mile. There were 17,824 housing units at an average density of 37 per square mile. 96.8% of the population were White, 1.0% Native American, 0.2% Asian, 0.2% Black or African American, 0.4% of some other race and 1.4% of two or more races. 1.7% were Hispanic or Latino.
20.2% were of German, 13.4% English, 8.9% Irish, 6.9% French, French Canadian or Cajun, 6.9% Polish and 6.4% American ancestry. There were 9,222 households out of which 26% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 57.30% were married couples living together, 8.30% had a female householder with no husband present, 30% were non-families. 25.3% of all households were made up of individuals and 11.50% had someone living alone, 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.36 and the average family size was 2.78. The county population contained 21.10% under the age of 18, 6.30% from 19 to 24, 3.9% from 25 to 44, 31.1% from 45 to 64, 22.2% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 47 years. For every 100 females there were 99.80 males. Antrim County has been reliably Republican since its organization. Since 1884 its voters have selected the Republican Party nominee in 94% of the national elections through 2016. Antrim County operates the County jail, maintains rural roads, operates the major local courts, records deeds and vital records, administers public health regulations, participates with the state in the provision of social services.
The county board of commissioners controls the budget and has limited authority to make laws or ordinances. In Michigan, most local government functions – police and fire and zoning, tax assessment, street maintenance etc. – are the responsibility of individual cities and townships. Bellaire Central Lake Elk Rapids Ellsworth Mancelona Alba Alden Eastport Lakes of the North Grand Traverse Indian Reservation, which has territories in five counties, occupies two small sections within Helena Township in southwest Antrim County. Antrim City – former lumber company town on Lake Michigan Chestonia – in Jordan Township.