Michigan gained its current status as a state in the year 1837. The government of Michigan is lead by Rick Snyder and is based in the state capital of Lansing (Population: 114,297).
The most populous cities in Michigan are: Detroit (Population: 713,777), Grand Rapids (Population: 188,040), Warren (Population: 134,056), Sterling Heights (Population: 129,699), Lansing (Population: 114,297).
Michigan State - Quick Facts
|Time Zones||CST, EST|
|Year of Establishment||1837|
|Capital||Lansing (Population: 114,297)|
|Head of Government||Rick Snyder|
|Total Area||151,585 sq km (58,527 sq miles)|
|Population Density||65.2 sq km (168.9 sq miles)|