Enjoy These Tasty Stats.
Who doesn't love a good data point? For starters, in Michigan we have zero sharks and soda is called Pop. Here's some other facts.
Cost of Living.
Michigan is the fourth most affordable state in the country. So, from housing expenses to Peruvian food, it all costs less here. And when your money goes further, life's just better.DISCOVER OUR CITIES
Michigan is home to the largest engineering workforce in the nation. That includes electrical, mechanical and industrial. So, when it comes to bar trivia here, you've been forewarned.EXPLORE MORE
The Greatest Lakes.
Michigan is the world's largest inland peninsula, surrounded by the world's largest body of fresh water. That's large. In fact, you might even say it's great.
Michigan is the epicenter for the next transportation frontier. No other place in the country has the infrastructure and technology to combine autonomous automotive research with mass market implementation. In other words, this isn't your grandparents' Motor City.
A Haven for Designers.
From automotive and office furniture to medical and the appliance industries, Michigan leads the nation in number of commercial and industrial designers. Oh, and cha-ching, they earn about $10K more than the national average.LEARN MORE
Aviation and Rocket Science.
Michigan is home to more than 600 aerospace-related companies. So, with such a large concentration of research-driven, innovative companies throughout the state, keeping our heads in the clouds is actually a good thing.CHECK OUT MORE
IT and Cybersecurity
The internet can be an amazing place. It can also stand to be way more secure. In Michigan, there are roughly 20,000 companies offering IT and cybersecurity services. So go ahead, rest easier the next time you hit send.EXPLORE MORE
Life's a Beach.
Known as the third coast, Michigan has miles and miles of freshwater shoreline and countless beach towns that dot them. Which is why we live by these words: No salt. No sharks. No worries.
Our Major Cities.
When it's Playtime.
There's never a dull moment in the weird and wonderful world of Michigan. From the Electric Forest Music Festival in Rothbury to the National Cherry Festival in Traverse City, check out some of the things that make Michigan so unique.LET'S PLAY