Michigan

established Jan. 26, 1837 formerly known as Michigan Territory
flag of Michigan
Flag
seal of Michigan
Seal
coat of arms of Michigan
Coat of arms
Michigan two letter code: MI
capital: Lansing est. 1847
population:
10,045,029
Nicknames:
The Great Lake State
Water Wonderland and Water-Winter Wonderland
The Wolverine State
112 Counties:
Alcona County
Alger County
Allegan County
Alpena County
Alpena County/Montmorency County
Antrim County
Arenac County
Baraga County
Barry County
Bay County
Bay County/Midland County
Benzie County
Berrien County
Berrien County/Cass County
Branch County
Calhoun County
Calhoun County/Branch County
Cass County
Charlevoix County
Cheboygan County
Chippewa County
Clare County
Clare County/Isabella County
Clinton County
Clinton County/Eaton County
Clinton County/Ingham County
Clinton County/Ingham County/Eaton County
Clinton County/Ionia County
Clinton County/Shiawassee County
Crawford County
Delta County
Dickinson County
Eaton County
Emmet County
Emmet County/Charlevoix County
Emmet County/Cheboygan County
Genesee County
Gladwin County
Gogebic County
Grand Traverse County
Gratiot County
Hillsdale County
Houghton County
Huron County
Ingham County
Ionia County
Iosco County
Iron County
Isabella County
Jackson County
Jackson County/Lenawee County
Kalamazoo County
Kalkaska County
Kent County
Kent County/Muskegon County
Keweenaw County
Lake County
Lapeer County
Lapeer County/Genesee County
Leelanau County
Leelanau County/Grand Traverse County
Lenawee County
Livingston County
Livingston County/Genesee County/Oakland County
Livingston County/Washtenaw County
Luce County
Mackinac County
Macomb County
Manistee County
Marquette County
Mason County
Mecosta County
Menominee County
Midland County
Missaukee County
Monroe County
Montcalm County
Montmorency County
Muskegon County
Newaygo County
Newaygo County/Oceana County
Oakland County
Oceana County
Ogemaw County
Ontonagon County
Osceola County
Oscoda County
Otsego County
Ottawa County
Ottawa County/Allegan County
Presque Isle County
Roscommon County
Saginaw County
Sanilac County
Sanilac County/Lapeer County
Schoolcraft County
Shiawassee County
Shiawassee County/Genesee County
St. Clair County
St. Clair County/Macomb County
St. Joseph County
Tuscola County
Tuscola County/Saginaw County
Van Buren County
Van Buren County/Allegan County
Washtenaw County
Washtenaw County/Monroe County
Wayne County
Wayne County/Macomb County
Wayne County/Monroe County
Wayne County/Oakland County
Wexford County
5 Neighboring States:
Illinois
Indiana
Minnesota (water border)
Ohio
Wisconsin
12 Areacodes:
231     248     269     313     517     586     616     734     810     906     947     989    
Airport : 354
Balloonport : 1
Heliport : 100
Seaplane Base : 7
Ultralight : 2
Electoral Votes: 16
State Motto: Si quaeris peninsulam amoenam circumspice
english translation: If you seek a pleasant peninsula, look about you
Highest point in Michigan: Mount Arvon , 1978 feet
fossil American mastodon
fossil scientific name Mammut americanum
tree Eastern White Pine
tree binomial nomenclature Pinus strobus
flower Apple blossom
flower scientificname Malus
fish Brook trout
fish binomial nomenclature Salvelinus fontinalis
bird Robin
reptile Painted turtle
reptile scientific name Chrysemys picta
land mammal White-tailed deer
rock or stone Petoskey stone
gemstone Isle Royale greenstone / Chlorastrolite
zipcodes for Michigan : 48001 48002 48003 48004 48005 48006 48007
all 1162 zipcodes for Michigan
Crime Chart Michigan Crime (2014) USA Crime (2014)
population 9,909,877 318,857,056
violent crimes 42,3481,197,987
violent crime rate427.3375.7
murder and manslaughter53514,249
murder and manslaughter rate5.44.5
rape6,273116,645
rape rate63.336.6
robbery8,021325,802
robbery rate80.9102.2
aggravated assault27,519741,291
aggravated assault rate277.7232.5
property crimes202,5478,277,829
property crime rate2043.92596.1
burglary44,1841,729,806
burglary rate445.9542.5
larceny theft137,2065,858,496
larceny theft rate1384.51837.3
motor vechicle theft21,157689,527
motor vehicle theft rate213.5216.2
Ada (14,344)
Adrian (20,691)
Algoma (11,293)
Allen Park (27,425)
Allendale (18,393)
Allendale (Charter Township) (22,937)
Alpena (10,175)
Alpine (13,876)
Ann Arbor (117,070)
Antwerp (12,103)
Auburn Hills (22,672)
Bangor (14,282)
Bath (Charter Township) (12,391)
Battle Creek (51,589)
Bay City (33,917)
Bedford (30,964)
Beecher (10,230)
Benton (14,467)
Berkley (15,268)
Beverly Hills (10,424)
Big Rapids (10,397)
Birmingham (20,857)
Blackman (23,842)
Bloomfield (42,112)
Brandon (15,605)
Bridgeport (Charter Township) (10,075)
Brighton (Township) (18,514)
Brownstown (30,814)
Burton (28,788)
Byron (22,575)
Cadillac (10,373)
Caledonia (Township) (13,851)
Cannon (14,401)
Canton (89,879)
Cascade (18,715)
Chesterfield (44,699)
Clawson (12,015)
Clinton (99,889)
Coldwater (10,844)
Commerce (42,204)
Comstock (15,437)
Comstock Park (10,407)
Cooper (10,549)
Cutlerville (14,533)
Davison (Township) (19,119)
DeWitt (Charter Township) (14,625)
Dearborn (95,171)
Dearborn Heights (56,145)
Delhi (26,630)
Delta (33,035)
Detroit (677,116)
East Bay (11,373)
East Grand Rapids (11,311)
East Lansing (48,471)
Eastpointe (32,657)
Emmett (11,630)
Escanaba (12,334)
Farmington (10,523)
Farmington Hills (81,330)
Fenton (11,442)
Fenton (Charter Township) (15,271)
Ferndale (20,177)
Flint (98,310)
Flint (Charter Township) (30,690)
Flushing (Charter Township) (10,297)
Forest Hills (27,072)
Fort Gratiot (11,062)
Fraser (14,636)
Frenchtown (19,959)
Fruitport (Charter Township) (13,831)
Gaines (26,362)
Garden City (26,920)
Garfield (16,890)
Genesee (20,577)
Genoa (20,093)
Georgetown (50,340)
Grand Blanc (Charter Township) (36,739)
Grand Haven (11,062)
Grand Haven (Charter Township) (16,162)
Grand Rapids (195,097)
Grand Rapids (Charter Township) (18,151)
Grandville (15,953)
Green Oak (18,504)
Grosse Ile (10,160)
Grosse Pointe Park (11,220)
Grosse Pointe Woods (15,762)
Hamburg (21,619)
Hamtramck (22,002)
Harper Woods (13,836)
Harrison (24,929)
Hartland (14,887)
Haslett (20,061)
Hazel Park (16,597)
Highland (19,701)
Highland Park (10,949)
Holland (33,742)
Holland (Charter Township) (37,677)
Holly (Township) (11,535)
Holt (24,267)
Huron (15,666)
Independence (36,347)
Inkster (24,672)
Ionia (11,372)
Jackson (33,133)
Jenison (17,271)
Kalamazoo (76,041)
Kalamazoo (Charter Township) (22,554)
Kentwood (51,357)
Lansing (115,056)
Lenox (10,662)
Leoni (13,736)
Lincoln (14,531)
Lincoln Park (37,012)
Livonia (94,635)
Lyon (18,114)
Macomb (86,973)
Madison Heights (30,198)
Marion (10,699)
Marquette (21,297)
Melvindale (10,404)
Meridian (42,191)
Midland (42,200)
Milford (Charter Township) (16,543)
Monitor (10,581)
Monroe (20,092)
Monroe (Charter Township) (14,267)
Mount Clemens (16,400)
Mount Morris (Township) (20,659)
Mount Pleasant (26,060)
Mundy (14,650)
Muskegon (38,401)
Muskegon (Charter Township) (17,796)
Muskegon Heights (10,796)
New Baltimore (12,354)
Niles (11,333)
Niles (Township) (13,895)
Northview (14,954)
Northville (Township) (28,817)
Norton Shores (24,208)
Novi (58,723)
Oak Park (29,752)
Oakland (19,154)
Oceola (13,533)
Okemos (21,827)
Orion (38,070)
Oshtemo (22,616)
Owosso (14,699)
Oxford (Charter Township) (21,516)
Park (18,658)
Pittsfield (38,033)
Plainfield (32,994)
Plymouth (Charter Township) (26,967)
Pontiac (59,917)
Port Huron (29,330)
Port Huron (Charter Township) (10,411)
Portage (48,177)
Redford (47,389)
Riverview (12,181)
Rochester (12,993)
Rochester Hills (73,424)
Romulus (23,417)
Roseville (47,637)
Royal Oak (59,008)
Saginaw (49,347)
Saginaw (Charter Township) (39,647)
Sault Ste. Marie (13,827)
Scio (21,325)
Shelby (77,643)
South Lyon (11,722)
Southfield (73,156)
Southfield (Township) (14,813)
Southgate (29,293)
Spring Lake (Township) (14,993)
Springfield (14,380)
St. Clair Shores (59,903)
Sterling Heights (132,052)
Sturgis (10,896)
Summit (22,461)
Superior (13,558)
Taylor (61,568)
Texas (16,434)
Thomas (11,581)
Traverse City (15,218)
Trenton (18,380)
Troy (83,280)
Tyrone (10,320)
Union (13,593)
Van Buren (28,202)
Vienna (12,786)
Walker (24,647)
Warren (135,358)
Washington (26,829)
Waterford (73,040)
Waverly (24,470)
Wayne (17,081)
West Bloomfield (65,885)
Westland (82,000)
White Lake (30,961)
Wixom (13,746)
Woodhaven (12,539)
Wyandotte (25,156)
Wyoming (75,275)
Ypsilanti (19,945)
Ypsilanti (Charter Township) (54,613)
Zeeland (Charter Township) (10,762)