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Encyclopedia > Michigan City, Indiana
Michigan City, Indiana
Location in the state of Indiana
Coordinates: 41°42′34″N, 86°53′13″W
County LaPorte
Area
 - City
 - Water 9.1 km² (3.5 sq mi)
Population (2000)
 - City 32,900
 - Density 648.1/km² (1,678.6/sq mi)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 - Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
Website: http://www.emichigancity.com

Michigan City is a city in LaPorte County, Indiana, USA, and is located in what is known as Northwest Indiana which includes Lake County, Porter County, Jasper County, and Newton County. Michigan City is part of the Chicago metropolitan area as defined by the federal government. It is also part of what is known as Michiana. It is approximately 50 miles east of Chicago and 40 miles west of South Bend. The population was 32,900 at the 2000 census. It is one of two principal cities of and is included in the Michigan City-La Porte, Indiana Metropolitan Statistical Area, which is included in the Chicago-Naperville-Michigan City Combined Statistical Area. Image File history File links Download high-resolution version (512x800, 33 KB) File links The following pages on the English Wikipedia link to this file (pages on other projects are not listed): Michigan City, Indiana Michigan City, Indiana/draft ... Official language(s) English Capital Indianapolis Largest city Indianapolis Area  Ranked 38th  - Total 36,418 sq mi (94,321 km²)  - Width 140 miles (225 km)  - Length 270 miles (435 km)  - % water 1. ... List of Indiana counties: Adams County Allen County Bartholomew County Benton County Blackford County Boone County Brown County Carroll County Cass County Clark County Clay County Clinton County Crawford County Daviess County Dearborn County Decatur County DeKalb County Delaware County Dubois County Elkhart County Fayette County Floyd County Fountain County... LaPorte County is a county located in the state of Indiana. ... Area is a physical quantity expressing the size of a part of a surface. ... Population density by country, 2006 Population density is a measurement of population per unit area or unit volume. ... 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Though DST is common in Europe and North America, most of the worlds people do not use it. ...  CST or UTC-6 The Central Time Zone observes standard time by subtracting six hours from UTC during standard time (UTC-6) and five hours during daylight saving time (UTC-5). ... -12 | -11 | -10 | -9:30 | -9 | -8 | -7 | -6 | -5 | -4 | -3:30 | -3 | -2:30 | -2 | -1 | -0:25 | UTC (0) | +0:20 | +0:30 | +1 | +2 | +3 | +3:30 | +4 | +4:30 | +4:51 | +5 | +5:30 | +5:40 | +5:45 | +6 | +6:30 | +7 | +7:20 | +7... LaPorte County is a county located in the state of Indiana. ... Official language(s) English Capital Indianapolis Largest city Indianapolis Area  Ranked 38th  - Total 36,418 sq mi (94,321 km²)  - Width 140 miles (225 km)  - Length 270 miles (435 km)  - % water 1. ... Official language(s) English Capital Indianapolis Largest city Indianapolis Area  - Total  - Width  - Length  - % water  - Latitude  - Longitude Ranked 38th 94,321 km² 225 km 435 km 1. ... Lake County is the name of several counties in the United States of America: Named for Lake Michigan, near which they are located: Lake County, Illinois Lake County, Indiana others: Lake County, California Lake County, Colorado Lake County, Florida Lake County, Michigan Lake County, Minnesota Lake County, Montana Lake County... Porter County is a county located in the state of Indiana. ... Jasper County is the name of several counties in the United States of America: Jasper County, Georgia Jasper County, Illinois Jasper County, Indiana Jasper County, Iowa Jasper County, Mississippi Jasper County, Missouri Jasper County, South Carolina Jasper County, Texas This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which lists... Newton County is the name of several counties in the United States: Newton County, Arkansas Newton County, Georgia Newton County, Indiana Newton County, Mississippi Newton County, Missouri Newton County, Texas This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which lists other pages that might otherwise share the same title. ... The Chicagoland region is colored red. ... Michiana is a region in northern Indiana and southwest Michigan centered around the city of South Bend, Indiana. ... Nickname: Motto: Urbs In Horto (Latin: City in a Garden), I Will Location in the Chicago metro area and Illinois Coordinates: Country United States State Illinois County Cook & DuPage Incorporated March 4, 1837 Government  - Mayor Richard M. Daley (D) Area  - City  234. ... Location in the state of Indiana Coordinates: County St. ... LaPorte is a city located in LaPorte County, Indiana. ... 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Michigan City is noted for both its proximity to the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore national park and for its bordering Lake Michigan; because of this, Michigan City receives a fair amount of tourism during the summer months, especially by residents of Chicago and parts of Indiana. Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore, a U.S. national lakeshore authorized by Congress in 1966, is located in Northwest Indiana. ... Brecon Beacons National Park, Wales, UK A national park is a reserve of land, usually declared and owned by a national government, protected from most human development and pollution. ... Lake Michigan is one of the five Great Lakes of North America, and the only one in the group located entirely within the United States. ... č “Tourist” redirects here. ...

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Geography

Michigan City is located at 41°42′34″N, 86°53′13″W (41.709389, -86.886928).GR1


According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 59.9 km² (23.1 mi²). 50.8 km² (19.6 mi²) of it is land and 9.1 km² (3.5 mi²) of it (15.22%) is water. The United States Census Bureau (officially Bureau of the Census as defined in Title ) is a part of the United States Department of Commerce. ... A square metre (US spelling: square meter) is by definition the area enclosed by a square with sides each 1 metre long. ... A square mile is an English unit of area equal to that of a square with sides each 1 statute mile (≈1,609 m) in length. ...


Demographics

As of the censusGR2 of 2000, there were 32,900 people, 12,550 households, and 7,906 families residing in the city. The population density was 648.1/km² (1,678.6/mi²). There were 14,221 housing units at an average density of 280.1/km² (725.6/mi²). The racial makeup of the city was 69.45% White, 26.31% African American, 0.26% Native American, 0.51% Asian, 0.02% Pacific Islander, 1.10% from other races, and 2.36% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 3.15% of the population. 1870 US Census for New York City A census is the process of obtaining information about every member of a population (not necessarily a human population). ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... It has been suggested that Ethnicity (United States Census) be merged into this article or section. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ...


There were 12,550 households out of which 30.6% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 40.0% were married couples living together, 18.1% had a female householder with no husband present, and 37.0% were non-families. 30.9% of all households were made up of individuals and 11.6% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.41 and the average family size was 3.02. This article or section needs copy editing for grammar, style, cohesion, tone and/or spelling. ...


In the city the population was spread out with 25.0% under the age of 18, 9.6% from 18 to 24, 30.8% from 25 to 44, 20.6% from 45 to 64, and 14.1% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 35 years. For every 100 females there were 101.8 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 100.9 males.


The median income for a household in the city was $33,732, and the median income for a family was $39,520. Males had a median income of $32,194 versus $23,125 for females. The per capita income for the city was $16,995. About 10.4% of families and 13.3% of the population were below the poverty line, including 20.2% of those under age 18 and 9.5% of those age 65 or over. The per capita income for a group of people may be defined as their total personal income, divided by the total population. ... Map of countries showing percentage of population who have an income below the national poverty line The poverty line is the level of income below which one cannot afford to purchase all the resources one requires to live. ...


History

Michigan City's origins began in 1830, when the land for the city was first purchased by Roger Elston. Liberty Leading the People by Eugène Delacroix commemorates the July Revolution 1830 (MDCCCXXX) was a common year starting on Friday (see link for calendar). ...


The city became incorporated in 1836, by which point Michigan City had 1500 residents, along with a post office, a newspaper, a church, and a commercial district. Year 1836 (MDCCCXXXVI) was a leap year starting on Friday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian Calendar (or a leap year starting on Wednesday of the 12-day slower Julian calendar). ... Small-town post office and town hall in Lockhart, Alabama A post office is a facility (in most countries, a government one) where the public can purchase postage stamps for mailing correspondence or merchandise, and also drop off or pick up packages or other special-delivery items. ... It has been suggested that Ecclesia (Church) be merged into this article or section. ...

Mount Baldy, two miles west of Michigan City.

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Points of interest

On clear days, it is possible to see the Chicago skyline across Lake Michigan. In 1991, Democrat Mayor Sheila Brillson introduced a new logo for Michigan City, which featured the Chicago Skyline. Many residents rebelled at this proposal, so the official logo was changed. This article needs additional references or sources to facilitate its verification. ...


Michigan City Area Schools, the city's public school system, includes one high school (Michigan City High School), three middle schools, and nine elementary schools. Michigan City also contains two parochial high schools - Marquette and Duneland Lutheran - but Marquette is also the oldest school in the city. There are several parochial elementary schools in the city to include St. Paul Lutheran School, St. Stanislaus Kostka School, Queen Of All Saints, and Notre Dame Catholic School. At one time Michigan City had two public high schools, M.C. Elston High School (Red Devils)(Elston is now the name of one of the middle schools located in the city and is located at the former Elston High School), and M.C. Rogers High School (Raiders). Both schools combined after the 1994-1995 school year and is now the present day Michigan City High School. The school is located at the former Rogers High School site. Main article: Secondary education High school is a name used in some parts of the world, and particularly in North America, to describe the last segment of compulsory education. ... Michigan City High School is located in Michigan City, Indiana. ... Middle school (also known as intermediate school or junior high school) covers a period of education that straddles primary education and secondary education, serving as a bridge between the two. ... Primary or elementary education is the first years of formal, structured education that occurs during childhood. ... Michigan City High School is located in Michigan City, Indiana. ...


Michigan City contains two major shopping centers - Lighthouse Place Outlet Mall, which was built in the mid 1980s, and Marquette Mall, which was constructed in 1965. St. Anthony Memorial Health Center is Michigan City's sole hospital. For the record label, see Hospital Records. ...


In terms of media, Michigan City has one daily newspaper, The News-Dispatch. It also has one FM radio station, WEFM, one AM radio station, WIMS, and one government access cable TV station, Access LaPorte County. Michigan City is in Chicago's Area of Dominant Influence. Radio and Television broadcasts from both Chicago and South Bend reach most of the population. FM radio is a broadcast technology invented by Edwin Howard Armstrong that uses frequency modulation to provide high-fidelity sound over broadcast radio. ... WEFM is an FM Station broadcasting on 95. ... Mediumwave radio transmissions (sometimes called Medium frequency or MF) are those between the frequencies of 300 kHz and 3000 kHz. ... Wednesdays in Mississippi - Was the Civil Rights Movement in the 1960s. ...


Michigan City also houses a zoo, and features on its outskirts the Indiana State Prison. Giraffes in Sydneys Taronga Zoo A zoological garden, zoological park, or zoo is a facility in which animals are confined within enclosures and displayed to the public, and in which they may also be bred. ... Looking for specific information on a former prisoner. ...


Known for its many talented musicians, Michigan City also has one of the nations oldest active municipal bands. Free concerts are performed for the public every Thursday evening at the Guy F. Foreman Ampitheatre located in Washington Park.


The eastern edge of the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore is also located in Michigan City. Features include Mount Baldy, a large wandering dune. A larger dune, Hoosier Slide, sat at the site of the current electrical generating station. This dune was mined for its sand in the late 19th century. The sand found on the beaches in and near Michigan City is nicknamed "singing sand" because of the sound it produces.[1] Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore, a U.S. national lakeshore authorized by Congress in 1966, is located in Northwest Indiana. ... Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore is a U.S. national lakeshore located in northwest Indiana. ... For the Frank Herbert novel, see Dune (novel) Mesquite Flat Dunes in Death Valley National Park In physical geography, a dune is a hill of sand built by eolian processes. ...


In recent years, Michigan City has added a riverboat, The Blue Chip Casino. This casino is the largest riverboat in Indiana. Michigan City has also added a new skatepark at Pullman Field to its tourism offerings. Official language(s) English Capital Indianapolis Largest city Indianapolis Area  Ranked 38th  - Total 36,418 sq mi (94,321 km²)  - Width 140 miles (225 km)  - Length 270 miles (435 km)  - % water 1. ... Pullman is the name of some places in the United States of America: Pullman, Michigan Pullman, Washington Pullman, Chicago Pullman, West Virginia Pullman, Richmond Pullman, Illinois, now within the city limits of Chicago, was a company town of the Pullman Company, where a famous strike took place in 1894. ...


Famous People From Michigan City

Anne Baxter (May 7, 1923 – December 12, 1985) was an Academy Award-winning American actress. ... Although he never won an Oscar for any of his movie performances, the comedian Bob Hope received two honorary Oscars for his contributions to cinema. ... Donald James Larsen (born August 7, 1929 in Michigan City, Indiana) was a Major League Baseball pitcher for 14 seasons. ... This article or section does not cite any references or sources. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... This article is about the modern United States Republican Party. ... A State Senator is a member of a state Senate, the upper legislative chamber in the government of a U.S. state. ... The Arizona State Legislature is the legislative branch of the state government of Arizona. ... Achy Obejas (born 1956 in Havana, Cuba) is an American writer and journalist living in Chicago, Illinois. ... This does not cite any references or sources. ... Anita King, 1915 Anita King August 14, 1884 - June 10, 1963) was an American racecar driver, actress, and thoroughbred racehorse owner. ... Auto racing (also known as automobile racing or autosport) is a sport involving racing automobiles. ... Actors in period costume sharing a joke whilst waiting between takes during location filming. ... Thoroughbred horse racing is the main form of horse-racing throughout the world. ... For other uses, see Gospel (disambiguation). ... Harry Belafonte singing, photograph by C. van Vechten Singing is the act of producing musical sounds with the voice, which is often contrasted with speech. ... For other uses, see Gospel (disambiguation). ... Mike LaRocco (born February 12, 1971 in Michigan City, Indiana) is a professional Supercross and Motocross racer. ... // For other uses, see Supercross (disambiguation). ... A rider cornering during a motocross race in Australia Motocross (often shortened to MX or MotoX) is a form of motorcycle sport or all-terrain vehicle racing held on enclosed off-road circuits. ... Kickboxer redirects here. ... A champion refers to the sexy boy by the name of Joe Champion. ... Taekwondo is the Korean national sport and martial art, and is also one of the worlds most commonly practiced sports. ... For the fighting style, see Hybrid martial arts. ... For other uses, see Gospel (disambiguation). ... For the fighting style, see Hybrid martial arts. ... For other uses, see Gospel (disambiguation). ... Daniel Dean Bruce (1950-1969) was a United States Marine who was posthumously awarded the Medal of Honor for heroism in Vietnam in March 1969. ... United States Marine Corps Emblem The United States Marine Corps (USMC) is the second smallest of the five branches of the United States armed forces, with 170,000 active and 40,000 reserve Marines as of 2002. ... A posthumous recognition is a ceremonial award given after the recipient has passed away. ... The Medal of Honor is the highest military decoration awarded by the United States. ... Fred Weber was a vocalist for the Band Devo in one of its earliest incarnations. ... Abe Gibron (September 22, 1925- September 23, 1997) was a former American football offensive lineman and coach whose ample girth was arguably his most recognizable feature. ... The Honorable John Glover Roberts, Jr. ...

Notable Inmates at the M.C. Prison

Gregory Scott Johnson was legally executed for murder in 2005 for having beaten and stomped his 82-year-old neighbor, Ruby Hutslar, to death in 1985. ... Alan Lehman Matheney (6 November 1950 - 28 September 2005) was a convicted murderer executed in the U.S. state of Indiana. ... Federal courts Supreme Court Chief Justice Associate Justices Elections Presidential elections Midterm elections Political Parties Democratic Republican Third parties State & Local government Governors Legislatures (List) State Courts Counties/Parishes/Boroughs, Cities, and Towns Other countries Politics Portal      A U.S. state is any one of the fifty subnational entities of... Official language(s) English Capital Indianapolis Largest city Indianapolis Area  Ranked 38th  - Total 36,418 sq mi (94,321 km²)  - Width 140 miles (225 km)  - Length 270 miles (435 km)  - % water 1. ... Zolo Agona Azania (Born Rufus Averhart) is an artist and New Afrikan activist from Gary, Indiana who is currently incarcerated in Michigan City, Indiana for his alleged role in the August 11th, 1981 robbery of the Gary National Bank and the subsequent shooting death of Gary Police Lt. ... The definition of an artist is wide-ranging and covers a broad spectrum of activities to do with creating art, practising the arts and/or demonstrating an art. ... Activism, in a general sense, can be described as intentional action to bring about social or political change. ... James Oklahoma Jack Clark was a Depression-era outlaw and bank robber. ... FBI mug shot of Homer Van Meter Homer Wayne Van Meter (1906-1934) was an American criminal and bank robber active in the early 20th century, most notably as a criminal associate of John Dillinger and Baby Face Nelson. ... John Dillinger John Herbert Dillinger (June 22, 1903 – July 22, 1934) was an American bank robber, considered by some to be a dangerous criminal, while others idealized him as a latter-day Robin Hood. ... Lester Joseph Gillis (December 6, 1908 – November 27, 1934), also known as George Nelson but better known as Baby Face Nelson due to his youthful appearance, was a diminutive (5 4 tall) bank robber in the 1930s. ... Mugshot of John Red Hamilton John Red Hamilton was a Canadian criminal and bank robber active in the early 20th century, most notable as a criminal associate of John Dillinger. ... John Dillinger John Herbert Dillinger (June 22, 1903 – July 22, 1934) was an American bank robber, considered by some to be a dangerous criminal, while others idealized him as a latter-day Robin Hood. ... John Dillinger John Herbert Dillinger (June 22, 1903 – July 22, 1934) was an American bank robber, considered by some to be a dangerous criminal, while others idealized him as a latter-day Robin Hood. ... D.C. Stephensons prison mugshot, 1926 David Curtiss (“Steve”) Stephenson (21 August 1891 – 28 June 1966) was Grand Dragon (state leader) of the Indiana Ku Klux Klan, whose conviction for murder led to the end of the second wave of Klan activity. ... Charles Makley federal mug shot. ... John Dillinger John Herbert Dillinger (June 22, 1903 – July 22, 1934) was an American bank robber, considered by some to be a dangerous criminal, while others idealized him as a latter-day Robin Hood. ...

Transportation

See also: Michigan City (Amtrak station)
South Shore train in the streets of Michigan City

Michigan City is a major stop along the South Shore Line, one of the last interurban streetcar lines in the U.S. The train runs directly through, and makes two stops in, Michigan City's downtown area. Parking Yes; free Baggage check No Other information Code MCI Traffic Passengers (2006) 2,100 21% Michigan City is a train station in Michigan City, Indiana served by Amtrak, the national railroad passenger system. ... Image File history File linksMetadata Download high-resolution version (1800x1200, 453 KB) South Shore train at 11th street stop in Michigan City, Indiana Photo by LHOON File links The following pages on the English Wikipedia link to this file (pages on other projects are not listed): Michigan City, Indiana Interurban... Image File history File linksMetadata Download high-resolution version (1800x1200, 453 KB) South Shore train at 11th street stop in Michigan City, Indiana Photo by LHOON File links The following pages on the English Wikipedia link to this file (pages on other projects are not listed): Michigan City, Indiana Interurban... The South Shore Line is an electrically powered interurban streetcar line operated by the Northern Indiana Commuter Transportation District (NICTD) between Randolph Street Terminal in downtown Chicago, Illinois and the South Bend Regional Airport in South Bend, Indiana. ... An interurban streetcar line or interurban, also called a radial railway in Canada, is a streetcar line running between urban areas. ...


Amtrak also serves the city with trains running from Chicago to Detroit, Port Huron & Grand Rapids, Michigan daily. Baggage on Amtrak cannot be checked at this location; however, up to two suitcases in addition to any "personal items" such as briefcases, purses, laptop bags, and infant equipment are allowed on board as carry-ons. Nickname: Motto: Urbs In Horto (Latin: City in a Garden), I Will Location in the Chicago metro area and Illinois Coordinates: Country United States State Illinois County Cook & DuPage Incorporated March 4, 1837 Government  - Mayor Richard M. Daley (D) Area  - City  234. ... Motto: Speramus Meliora; Resurget Cineribus (We Hope For Better Things; It Shall Rise From the Ashes - this motto was adopted after the disastrous 1805 fire that devastated the city) Nickname: The Motor City and Motown Location in Wayne County, Michigan Founded Incorporated July 24, 1701 1815  County Wayne County Mayor... Port Huron is a city in the U.S. state of Michigan. ... Nickname: Location of Grand Rapids within Kent County, Michigan Coordinates: Country United States State Michigan County Kent Founded 1826 Incorporation (city) 1850 Government  - Mayor George Heartwell Area  - City  45. ... Official language(s) None (English, de-facto) Capital Lansing Largest city Detroit Area  Ranked 11th  - Total 97,990 sq mi (253,793 km²)  - Width 239 miles (385 km)  - Length 491 miles (790 km)  - % water 41. ...


Michigan City Municipal Airport has a 4100 ft runway and averages 118 operations per week.


Options for commercial air service include the Gary/Chicago International Airport in Gary, and the South Bend Regional Airport in South Bend. FAA diagram of GYY Gary/Chicago International Airport (IATA: GYY, ICAO: KGYY) is an airport located in Gary, Indiana that serves Chicagoland, located 25 miles (40 km) southeast of the Chicago Loop. ... Runway layout at SBN South Bend Regional Airport (IATA: SBN, ICAO: KSBN) is located in northwest South Bend, Indiana. ...

Previous station   NICTD   Next station
Beverly Shores
  South Shore Line  
Carroll Avenue
toward South Bend
11th Street
  South Shore Line  
Hudson Lake
toward South Bend

The South Shore Line is an electrically powered interurban streetcar line operated by the Northern Indiana Commuter Transportation District (NICTD) between Randolph Street Terminal in downtown Chicago, Illinois and the South Bend Regional Airport in South Bend, Indiana. ... Other information Rebuilt 2005 Accessible The Randolph Street Terminal renamed Millennium Station after the 2006 completion of its rehab and location underneath Millennium Park (sometimes called the Randolph Street Station or the Randolph-South Water Street Station) is a major commuter rail terminal in downtown Chicago that serves the Metra... The South Shore Line is an electrically powered interurban streetcar line operated by the Northern Indiana Commuter Transportation District (NICTD) between Randolph Street Terminal in downtown Chicago, Illinois and the South Bend Regional Airport in South Bend, Indiana. ... Runway layout at SBN South Bend Regional Airport (IATA: SBN, ICAO: KSBN) is located in northwest South Bend, Indiana. ... Other information Rebuilt 2005 Accessible The Randolph Street Terminal renamed Millennium Station after the 2006 completion of its rehab and location underneath Millennium Park (sometimes called the Randolph Street Station or the Randolph-South Water Street Station) is a major commuter rail terminal in downtown Chicago that serves the Metra... The South Shore Line is an electrically powered interurban streetcar line operated by the Northern Indiana Commuter Transportation District (NICTD) between Randolph Street Terminal in downtown Chicago, Illinois and the South Bend Regional Airport in South Bend, Indiana. ... Runway layout at SBN South Bend Regional Airport (IATA: SBN, ICAO: KSBN) is located in northwest South Bend, Indiana. ...

Notes

  1. ^ Best Beach: Washington Park Beach. Lake Magazine (electronic version) (July 2005). Retrieved on 2006-04-29. See also [1]

For the Manfred Mann album, see 2006 (album). ... April 29 is the 119th day of the year (120th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ...

External links

  • City by the Lake.org The Michigan City Message Board
  • WeAreMC - The Online Community for Michigan Cityzens Past And Present
  • Michigan City Area Schools
  • eMichiganCity.com
  • The News-Dispatch
  • The South Shore Line
  • Lighthouse Place Premium Outlets' website
  • Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore
  • Washington Park Zoo
  • The Blue Chip Casino
  • Access LaPorte County
Benton Harbor, Michigan
Lake Michigan


  Michigan City  
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Michigan City, Indiana (526 words)
Michigan City, Indiana, in La Porte county, is 25 miles E of Gary, Indiana (center to center) and 41 miles E of Chicago, Illinois.
Michigan City is known for its large population of single adults.
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Michigan City, Indiana - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (955 words)
Michigan City (IPA: [ˈmɪʃ.ɪ.gɪn ˈsɪ.ti]) is a city in LaPorte County, Indiana, USA, approximately 50 miles east of Chicago, Illinois and 40 miles west of South Bend, Indiana.
Michigan City is noted for both its proximity to the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore national park and for its bordering Lake Michigan; because of this, Michigan City receives a fair amount of tourism during the summer months, especially by residents of Chicago and parts of Indiana.
Michigan City's origins began in 1830, when the land for the city was first purchased by Issac C. Elston.
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