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Calumet
Houghton County, Michigan

ZipCodes
49913




Page Contents for Calumet, Michigan

Statistics & Facts

Location

History & History-related items

City Attractions

Government

Chamber of Commerce.

Organizations, Churches, and Sports.

Libraries.

Schools.



Statistics & Facts

The Michigan state capital is Lansing.
The population of Calumet is approximately 818 (1990), 726 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 542 (1990), 376 (2010).
The amount of land area in Calumet is 0.508 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0 sq kilometers.
The distance from Calumet to Washington DC is 834 miles.
The distance to the Michigan state capital is 370 miles. (as the crow flies)
Calumet is positioned 47.24 degrees north of the equator and 88.45 degrees west of the prime meridian.

Location

northwest of Hancock between Hancock and Copper Harbor along Highway 26 near Portage Lake and Lake Superior. It is situated in Michigan's Upper Peninsula region.

Here is a map page for the area.
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History & History Related Items

Calumet is the French word for pipe. This was used in reference to the Indian Peace Pipe.

The downtown area of Calumet has many sandstone buildings from the mining era. This part of town is on the National Register of Historic Places.
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Attractions

Coppertown USA
Red Jacket Road
Calumet, Michigan 49913
Phone: 906-337-4354
The Keweenaw Peninsula had the first mineral rush in the USA. The last copper mine in the area closed in 1968. This museum traces the history of mining in this area. Varied exhibits are available.

Keweenaw National Historic Park

Pine Mountain Music Festival
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Calumet City Government

Calumet Clerk's Office
340 6th St
Calumet, MI 49913-1508
Phone: 906-337-1713

Calumet Chamber

Keweenaw Peninsula Chamber of Commerce
Keweenaw Tourism Council
326 Shelden Ave.
Houghton, MI 49931
Toll-free: (800) 338 - 7982
Phone: (906) 482 - 5240
Fax: (906) 482 - 5241

Calumet Organizations

Keweenaw Peninsula Chamber of Commerce
Keweenaw Tourism Council
326 Shelden Ave.
Houghton, MI 49931
Toll-free: (800) 338 - 7982
Phone: (906) 482 - 5240
Fax: (906) 482 - 5241

Calumet Libraries

Calumet Public Library
Calumet High School
57070 Mine Street
Calumet, MI 49913
Phone: (906) 337-0311 Ext 6

Calumet Schools

Public Schools of Calumet, Laurium & Keweenaw
57070 Mine Street
Calumet, MI 49913
Phone: 906-337-0311

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