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Michigan City is a city in La Porte County.
The latitude of Michigan City is 41.707N. The longitude is -86.895W.It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 627 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 32,335.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Michigan City demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the La Porte County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 46360 ZIP code.
20% of Michigan City residents report German ancestry, and 10% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Michigan City ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Michigan City was $16,995, compared with $21,587 nationally.
12% of Michigan City residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
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Median rent in Michigan City, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $411. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $784.
Libraries in Michigan City include Coolspring Branch, Michigan City Public Library ... View libraries
Newspapers in Michigan City include News Dispatch
La Porte County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Michigan City political report.
The average commute time for Michigan City workers is 19 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
A total of 3 fatal motor vehicle accidents occurred in Michigan City between 2001 and 2003, according to reports gathered by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
This is a rate of .9 fatal crashes per 10,000 population, which was lower than the national norm.
Michigan City, INPros: nice environment in some areas...
Cons: many out of towners crowd the beach and festivals taking away a good time for in town people...
This is a good place to Take children for a day out would be Washington park where you could go to the zoo, which they are redoing, and picnic at the playground and swim or play in the sand at the beach...Blog about Michigan City
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