State AbbreviationMI
StatehoodJanuary 26, 1837
State CapitalLansing
State SizeTotal (Land + Water): 96,716 sq miles; Land Only: 56,804 sq miles
Number of Counties83
State Population (2010)9,883,640
Electoral Votes16
State Quarter Issue Date26-Jan-04
State MottoSi quaeris peninsulam amoenam circumspice (If you seek a pleasant peninsula, look about you)
State FlowerApple blossom
State BirdAmerican Robin
NicknameWolverine State
Area Codes231, 248, 269, 278, 313, 517, 586, 616, 679, 734, 810, 906, 947, 989
Top 5 Cities (2010 population)Detroit (713,777)
Grand Rapids (188,040)
Warren (134,056)
Sterling Heights (129,699)
Lansing (114,297)
Major Sports TeamsMLB: Detroit Tigers
NFL: Detroit Lions
NBA: Detroit Pistons
NHL: Detroit Red Wings
Federal PrisonsNone
Federal Correctional InstitutionsFederal Correctional Institution, Milan
State PrisonsAlger Maximum Correctional Facility (LMF) (Munising)
Baraga Maximum Correctional Facility (AMF) (Baraga, MI)
Bellamy Creek Correctional Facility (IBC) (Ionia, MI) (Residential Re-Entry In-Reach Facility)
Earnest C. Brooks Correctional Facility (LRF) (Muskegon Heights, MI)
Carson City Correctional Facility (DRF) (Carson City, MI)
Chippewa Correctional Facility (URF) (Kincheloe, MI)
Cooper Street Correctional Facility (JCS) (Jackson, MI) (Residential Re-Entry In-Reach Facility)
G. Robert Cotton Correctional Facility (JCF) (Jackson, MI)
Charles Egeler Reception and Guidance Center (RGC) (Jackson, MI)
Gus Harrison Correctional Facility (ARF) (Adrian, MI)
Richard A. Handlon Correctional Facility (MTU) (Ionia, MI)
Huron Valley Center (HVC) (Psychiatric hospital, Ypsilanti, MI) Closed December 2004
Huron Valley Correctional Complex – Male (HVM) (Ypsilanti, MI)
Huron Valley Correctional Complex – Female (WHV) (Ypsilanti, MI) (Female Facility)
Ionia Correctional Facility (ICF), Ionia, MI)
Kinross Correctional Facility (KCF) (Kincheloe, MI)
Lakeland Correctional Facility (LCF) (Coldwater, MI)
Macomb Correctional Facility (MRF) (New Haven, MI) (Residential Re-Entry In-Reach Facility)
Marquette Branch Prison (MBP) (Marquette, MI)
Maxey/Woodland CF (Temporary housing center for new trustees/inmates, until a permanent location, or bed, is available)
Michigan Reformatory (RMI) (Ionia County, MI)
Mound Correctional Facility (NRF) (Detroit, MI) Reopened May 2012
Muskegon Correctional Facility (MCF) (Muskegon, MI) Reopened October 2012
Newberry Correctional Facility (NCF) (Newberry, MI)
Oaks Correctional Facility (ECF) (Eastlake, MI)
Ojibway Correctional Facility (OCF) (Marenisco, MI)
Parnall Correctional Facility (SMT) (Jackson, MI) (Residential Re-Entry In-Reach Facility)
Parr Highway Correctional Facility (ATF) (Adrian, MI) Consolidated with Gus Harrison August 9, 2009
Pugsley Correctional Facility (MPF) (Kingsley, MI) (Residential Re-Entry In-Reach Facility)
Ryan Correctional Facility (RRF) (Detroit, MI) (Residential Re-Entry In-Reach Facility)
Saginaw Correctional Facility (SRF) (Freeland, MI) (Residential Re-Entry In-Reach Facility)
St. Louis Correctional Facility (SLF) (St. Louis, MI)
Thumb Correctional Facility (TCF) (Lapeer, MI)
West Shoreline Correctional Facility (MTF) (Muskegon Heights, MI) (Residential Re-Entry In-Reach Facility)

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