Lansing (/ ˈ l æ n s ɪ ŋ /) is the capital of the U.S. state of Michigan.It is mostly in Ingham County, although portions of the city extend west into Eaton County and north into Clinton County.
A tiny community sprung up nearby in 1836, but East Lansing remained unsettled until the Michigan state capital was moved from Detroit to nearby Lansing in 1847. Ten years later, Michigan State University moved to the neighborhood, and the population grew quickly. Today, the university serves as the center of culture in East Lansing.
Adjacent to the city of Lansing, Michigan’s capital city, East Lansing is a vibrant college town where diversity and education is treasured. But this city isn’t just for college students and faculty! With sports stadiums, live entertainment venues, museums, local restaurants, and family-friendly neighborhoods, what’s not to like?
List of Cities and Towns in Michigan There are a total of 881 towns and cities in the state of Michigan. Top 10 biggest cities by population are Detroit, Grand Rapids, Warren, Sterling Heights, Lansing, Ann Arbor, Flint, Dearborn, Livonia, and Clinton Charter Township.
Ypsilanti (/ ˌ ɪ p s ɪ ˈ l æ n t i /) commonly shortened to Ypsi, is a city in Washtenaw County in the U.S. state of Michigan.As of the 2020 census, the city's population was 20,648.
Michigan is the tenth most populous of the 50 United States, with the 11th most extensive total area, and the largest state by total area east of the Mississippi River.Michigan has a population of about 10 million. Michigan's capital is Lansing. Metro DetroMichigan's among the nation's most populous and largest metropolitan economies.