Near Perry in Shiawassee County, Michigan — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Reference Mark for Michigan Center of Population
Based upon the 2000 Federal Census
Position of this monument:
Latitude: N42 48' 42.63"
Longitude: W84 18' 25.41"
Elevation: 885.8 ft.
Established in 2003 by:
Michigan Society of Professional Surveyors
Michigan Department of Transportation
National Geodetic Survey
The actual Center of Population is in a farm field which is located
N 61 24' 25" E 7.88 miles
from this reference marker.
Erected by Michigan Department of Transportation.
Location. 42° 48.711′ N, 84° 18.425′ W. Marker is near Perry, Michigan, in Shiawassee County. Marker can be reached from Interstate 69 at milepost 101, 4 miles south of Exit 105 (Michigan Route M-52), on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is located in the Woodbury Rest Area accessible from I-69 southbound. Marker is in this post office area: Perry MI 48872, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 4 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Grand River Trail (approx. 7.6 miles away); Saint Mary Parish (approx. 8.6 miles away); Downtown Historic District (approx. 8.6 miles away); Chief Okemos / Okemos Village marker (approx. 9 miles away).
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