Place:Calhoun, Michigan, United States

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NameCalhoun
Alt namesCalhounsource: Getty Vocabulary Program
TypeCounty
Coordinates42.25°N 85°W
Located inMichigan, United States     (1829 - )
See alsoSt. Joseph, Michigan, United StatesParent county (source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990)
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
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Calhoun County is a county in the U.S. state of Michigan. The county seat is Marshall. As of the 2010 census, the population was 136,146. The entire county is co-terminous with the Battle Creek Metropolitan Statistical Area.

Calhoun County was established on October 19, 1829 and named after John C. Calhoun, who was at the time Vice President under Andrew Jackson, making it one of Michigan's Cabinet counties. County government was first organized March 6, 1833.

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Timeline

Date Event Source
1829 County formed Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1833 Land records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1833 Marriage records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1835 Probate records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1840 First census Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1840 No significant boundary changes after this year Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1867 Birth records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1867 Court records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources

Population History

source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
Census Year Population
1840 10,599
1850 19,162
1860 29,564
1870 36,569
1880 38,452
1890 43,501
1900 49,315
1910 56,638
1920 72,918
1930 87,043
1940 94,206
1950 120,813
1960 138,858
1970 141,963
1980 141,557
1990 135,982

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