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The Michigan state capital is Lansing.

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48820, 48821, 48823, 48837, 48861, 48864, 48901, 48906, 48907, 48909, 48910, 48911, 48912, 48915, 48917, 48924, 48933

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Statistics & Facts

The population of Lansing is approximately 116,941 (2004), 114297 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 53,919 (1990), 48450 (2010).

The amount of land area in Lansing is 87.838 sq. kilometers.
The amount of land area in Lansing is 35.0 sq. miles.
The amount of surface water is 0.508 sq kilometers.
The distance from Lansing to Washington DC is 489 miles. The distance to the Michigan state capital is miles. (as the crow flies)
Lansing is positioned 42.70 degrees north of the equator and 84.55 degrees west of the prime meridian.

Lansing elevation is 850 feet above sea level.
Lansing median income is $34,833 (2000).

The Lansing median home price is $73,500 (2000).

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Lansing location: in the south central part of Michigan, 90 miles west of Detroit. Other nearby communities include Edgemont Park, Waverly, East Lansing, Holt, Dimondale, De Witt, Okemos and Haslett.

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Climate & Weather

The weather in Lansing is seasonal. A Weather page for Lansing. There is an average annual snowfall of 48 inches.
Lansing average annual rainfall is (precipitation) 31 inches per year
The average low temperature is (January) 14; (July) 30 degrees F.
The average high temperature is (January) 30; (July) 83 degrees F.
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Lansing history:

The original territorial capitol was the first capital, but in 1847, the state government moved the capitol to Lansing in 1847. The present-day building is patterned after the US government capitol and is located at the intersection of Michigan and Capitol Avenues in Lansing. It was designed by Elijah E. Myers and dedicated on 1 January 1879. It was recently renovated.

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The incorporation date of Lansing: 1859

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Lansing attractions:

The Potter Park Zoo

Lansing has several Sister Cities. They are: Otsu, Japan; St. Petersburg, Russia, Saltillo, Mexico and our newest sister city, Sanmingh, China

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