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Cass County, Michigan


Page Contents for Cassopolis, Michigan

Statistics & Facts


History & History-related items

City Attractions


Chamber of Commerce.

Organizations, Churches, and Sports.




Statistics & Facts

The Michigan state capital is Lansing.
The population of Cassopolis is approximately 1,740 (2000), 1774 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 780 (2000), 709 (2010).
The amount of land area in Cassopolis is 4.066 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0.464 sq kilometers.
The distance from Cassopolis to Washington DC is 535 miles.
The distance to the Michigan state capital is 94 miles. (as the crow flies)
Cassopolis is positioned 41.91 degrees north of the equator and 86.00 degrees west of the prime meridian.
Cassopolis elevation is 902 feet above sea level.


near the Indiana border in southwest Michigan about 62 miles from Fort Wayne, Indiana. Nearby communities include Vandalia, Edwardsburg, Dowagiac and Jones.
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History & History Related Items

Cassopolis was named after the Territorial Governor, Lewis Cass. Cassopolis became the Cass County seat in 1831, two years after Cass County was formed.
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We are famous for our award winning hog farms. Cass County produces more hogs than any other county in the state.

"Noted Notables"
Edward Lowe - inventor of "Kitty Litter" and founder of The Edward Lowe Foundation to help budding entrepreneurs.
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Cassopolis City Government

Cassopolis Village Clerk
139 N Broadway St
Cassopolis,. MI 49031-1301
Phone: 616-445-8648

Cassopolis Chamber

Cassopolis-Vandalia Chamber
701 Park Shore Dr
P.O. Box 154
Cassopolis, MI 49031
Phone: 616-445-5538

Cassopolis Organizations

Cassopolis-Vandalia Chamber
701 Park Shore Dr
P.O. Box 154
Cassopolis, MI 49031
Phone: 616-445-5538

Cassopolis Libraries

Cass County Library
Main Library
319 Michigan Road 62 North
Cassopolis MI 49031
Phones: 616.445.3400 or 1.800.595.4186

The Local History Branch Library
143 N Broadway St
Cassopolis, MI 49031-1301
Phone: 616-445-3400
A 1909 Carnegie Library. You may find much information regarding research, history, etc. for the entire Cass County area.

Cassopolis Schools

Cassopolis Public Schools
Red Brick Church Road
Cassopolis, Michigan 49031
Phone: 616-445-5825
email: Cassopolis


The population of the Village of Cassopolis was:
1990 - 1,822
2000 - 1,740
The 1990 and 2000 figures are from US Census data. All other figures are from other sources

Cassopolis is located in the Eastern Time Zone and does participate in Daylight Savings Time.

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