Lansing, Michigan - Facts & Figures
Lansing is the capital of Michigan and the home to Michigan State University. Michigan State University is a member of the Big Ten Conference and is known as "the pioneer land grant college." The University has the largest land campus in the country and is one of the top three programs in the United States for study abroad programs. The Lansing Metropolitan Area is an important center for educational, cultural, governmental, commercial and industrial functions. The city is home to two medical schools, one veterinary school, two nursing schools and two law schools, including the nation's largest law school, Thomas M. Cooley Law School. Lansing is also the headquarters of four national insurance companies.
- Population: 114,247
- Industries: Construction, Transportation equipment, Accommodation and food services, Educational services, Public administration, Professional, scientific, and technical services, Administrative and support and waste management service
- Area Codes: 517
- ZIP Codes: 48901, 48906, 48907, 48908, 48909, 48910, 48911, 48912, 48913, 48915
- Surrounding Cities: Edgemont Park, Waverly, East Lansing, Holt, Okemos, Dimondale, Haslett, De Witt