Marquette County Government. Marquette County, named in honor of the Jesuit priest and explorer Jacques Marquette, lies in the rich iron-ore district of the north-central Upper Peninsula. To the east are Delta and Alger Counties, to the south Dickinson and Menominee, to the west Iron and Baraga.
County of Marquette Department Directory. Call for "Automated Information" at (906) 225-8150 for numbers of all county departments and agencies. * Police-Central Dispatch Emergency Calls Only - 911. Department Link. Email Link. Telephone Number. Administrator's Office. email@example.com. Phone: (906) 225-8151.
Big Bay, is a small town packed with big adventure, waiting to be explored. It’s only a 25-mile drive northwest of Marquette, along Co Rd 550. With miles of untouched nature, Big Bay is an ideal trip for outdoor enthusiasts as it is the perfect place to unplug and relax. Spend the day exploring the outdoors hiking, biking, or kayaking ...
Marquette, Michigan. / 46.54639°N 87.40667°W / 46.54639; -87.40667. Marquette ( / mɑːrˈkɛt / mar-KET) is the county seat of Marquette County and the largest city in the Upper Peninsula of the U.S. state of Michigan. Located on the shores of Lake Superior, Marquette is a major port, known primarily for shipping iron ore from the ...
Marquette is the U.P.’s largest city, named after Jacques Marquette, a French Jesuit missionary and explorer who lived among the Ojibwa people from 1669 until his death in 1675. With a strong economic and academic base, it’s culturally sophisticated, yet it’s still a wilderness at heart.
Marquette County in Michigan's Upper Peninsula is home to dozens of beautiful beaches. Travel Marquette shares a few top spots. Presque Isle Park | Photo Courtesy of Midwest Living/Aaron Peterson. 1. Black Rocks Beach.
Marquette County, Michigan. X. Marquette County, Michigan has 1,809.1 square miles of land area and is the 7th largest. county in. Michigan. by total area. Marquette County, Michigan is bordered by. Delta County, Michigan. , Keweenaw County, Michigan. , Iron County, Michigan. , Baraga County, Michigan. , Alger County, Michigan. ,