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Biggest Cities in Michigan Quiz

Can you name the 20 biggest cities in Michigan by metro area population? As you guess each city, it will appear on the map.
Source: 2016 Census Estimates
Population is for the metro area, not city proper
Last updated: July 28, 2017
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Population
County
City
4,297,617
Wayne
Detroit
1,047,099
Kent
Grand Rapids
475,099
Ingham
Lansing
408,615
Genesee
Flint
364,709
Washtenaw
Ann Arbor
336,877
Kalamazoo
Kalamazoo
192,326
Saginaw
Saginaw
173,408
Muskegon
Muskegon
158,460
Jackson
Jackson
154,010
Berrien
Benton Harbor
Population
County
City
149,208
Monroe
Monroe
148,684
Grand Traverse
Traverse City
134,386
Calhoun
Battle Creek
115,548
Ottawa/Allegan
Holland
104,747
Bay
Bay City
98,504
Lenawee
Adrian
83,462
Midland
Midland
71,282
Isabella
Mount Pleasant
68,554
Shiawassee
Owosso
66,435
Marquette
Marquette
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level ∞
May 16, 2017
I redid this quiz to use metro areas instead of city proper populations. Otherwise, most of the answers are Detroit suburbs.
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level 58
Jul 27, 2017
I got two, Detroit and Flint, mostly because of the media. Map is very well done, hope to see more in this style.
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level 56
Jul 27, 2017
Pfft. I live in Owosso, MI, and the only way you get 68,000 people is if you include the entire county which is mostly rural farm land.
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level ∞
Jul 27, 2017
I know. The "Micropolitan Statistical Area" is stupid in a lot of cases. But if we didn't use it, then cities like Traverse City wouldn't make the list. And if we went by city proper population, then the quiz would mostly be about Detroit suburbs.
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level 63
Jun 24, 2018
How about Urbanized Areas and Urban Clusters as defined by the US Census Bureau?
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level 59
Jul 27, 2017
I have no important comments in particular to say about this quiz. I am not from Michigan nor have I any important Michigan stories.I went to the Detroit airport once, it was ok. Now you've wasted your time reading this comment when you could have been doing another quiz. Maybe one of mine, they're ok. Go do that instead of reading this time wasting comment. -Wolfcam
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level 75
Jul 27, 2017
Thanks for signing your comment. Otherwise we would have no way of knowing who left it.
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level 59
Jul 31, 2017
I was gonna sign it Anonymous but then I was like... "I'm classier than that!"
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level 43
Jul 27, 2017
Wow, that's a tricky quiz for non Americans...got 2/20...!
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level 75
Jul 27, 2017
Tricky for Americans, too.
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level 55
Jul 27, 2017
I live 45 mins from Kalamazoo and it is in the wrong county on this map. It needs to be moved 1 county to the south.
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level 61
Jul 27, 2017
On the map, Kalamazoo shows up in the wrong county.
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level 81
Jul 27, 2017
Very insulting to put Kalamazoo in Barry County : )
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level ∞
Jul 28, 2017
Fixed, thanks!
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level 44
Jul 27, 2017
I got 7, which I am really happy with. I kept trying to spell Ypsilanti - thinking it was one of the top 20. I thought Flint was part of Detroit. The only other one I had heard of (that I didn't think to try) was Marquette.
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level 75
Jul 27, 2017
Managed to get one of the lesser known ones because my husband was born there, and I have cousins living in three more. Thank you, family.
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level 75
Aug 2, 2017
Too lower peninsula specific.
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level 32
Aug 5, 2017
having lived in Mt Pleasant my entire life im happy to see that it makes this list :)
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level 70
Oct 23, 2017
Thank you Central Michigan Chippewas!
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level 28
Nov 21, 2017
I guess you could say that you were: pleasantly surprised?
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level 52
May 20, 2018
I have been to all these cities except for Midland, Marquette and Adrian. I am from this state