Michigan

established Jan. 26, 1837 formerly known as Michigan Territory
flag of Michigan
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seal of Michigan
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coat of arms of Michigan
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Michigan two letter code: MI
capital: Lansing est. 1847
population:
10,045,029 ( 173.90 people per square mile )
Nicknames:
The Great Lake State
Water Wonderland and Water-Winter Wonderland
The Wolverine State
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 , 1,978 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
1931 cities in Michigan
Map City Population
Detroit 677,116
Grand Rapids 195,097
Warren 135,358
Sterling Heights 132,052
Ann Arbor 117,070
Lansing 115,056
Clinton 99,889
Flint 98,310
Dearborn 95,171
Livonia 94,635
83 counties in Michigan
County Population
Wayne 1,749,343
Oakland 1,257,584
Macomb 873,972
Kent 656,955
Genesee 405,813
Washtenaw 367,601
Ingham 292,406
Ottawa 291,830
Kalamazoo 265,066
Livingston 191,995