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Page Contents for Milan, Michigan

Statistics & Facts


History & History-related items

City Attractions


Chamber of Commerce.

Community events.

Organizations, Churches, and Sports.




Statistics & Facts

The Michigan state capital is Lansing.
The population of Milan is approximately 5,376 (2005), 5836 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 1,999 (2000), 2308 (2010).
The amount of land area in Milan is 5.814 sq. kilometers.
The amount of land area in Milan is 2.3 sq. miles.
The amount of surface water is 0.204 sq kilometers.
The distance from Milan to Washington DC is 426 miles.
The distance to the Michigan state capital is 63 miles. (as the crow flies)
Milan is positioned 42.08 degrees north of the equator and 83.68 degrees west of the prime meridian.
Milan elevation is 700 feet above sea level.
Milan median income is $ 48,510 (2000).
The Milan median home price is $ 125,500 (2000).


in southeastern Michigan about 14 miles from Ann Arbor and about Toledo, Ohio. Other nearby communities include Saline, Dundee, Ypsilanti, Britton, Maybee, Petersburg and Deerfield.
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seasonal. Here is a current weather page for Milan. Summer temperatures average in the low 70's while winter temperatures average around 30 degrees.
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History & History Related Items

Milan was first known as Tolanville when it was founded in 1831 by John Marvin. The name belonged to Marvinís son-in-law. Tolanville was later renamed for the city of Milan in Italy. Milan renamed an official village until 1967 when it was incorporated as a city.
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Milan is a stop on the Ford Heritage Trail as part of the Automobile Naitonal Heritage Area. The Old Grist Mill and the Milan Village Industrial Mill are two of the remaining buildings today.

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Milan City Government

City of Milan
Clerk Phone: (734)439-1501
Milan Police Department
Business phone: 734-439-1551 (non-emergency)
Milan Area Fire Department
45 Wabash
Milan, MI 48160
Business Phone: 734-439-2843 (non-emergency)

Milan Chamber

Milan Area Chamber of Commerce
P.O. Box 164
Milan, MI 48160
Phone: 734-439-7932

Located in the restored Fire Barn at 153 East Main Street in Milan.

Milan Community Events

July each year
The Milan Community Fair is for Family Fun and is held each year in July. Included is free admission at the gate, a parade, Cruize Night, shows, food, more entertainment and more.
December each year
The Milan Holiday parade is held in early December each year. on Main Street.

Milan Organizations

Milan Area Chamber of Commerce
P.O. Box 164
Milan, MI 48160
Phone: 734-439-7932

Located in the restored Fire Barn at 153 East Main Street in Milan.

Milan Libraries

Milan Public Library
151 Wabash Street
Milan, MI 48160
Phone: 734-439-1240
Monroe County Library
3700 South Custer Rd.
Monroe, MI 48161-9732
Phone: 734-241-5277

Milan Schools

Milan Area Schools
100 Big Red Drive
Milan, MI 48160
Phone: 734-439-5050
Fax: 734-439-5083

Washtenaw Community College
4800 East Huron River Drive
P. O. Box D-1
Ann Arbor, MI 48106
Phone: 734-973-3300 Milan


The population of Milan was:
1990 - 4,040
2000 - 4,775
2005 - 5,376 (estimate)

The city name is not pronounced the same as the Italian city. The letter I has a long sound and the emphasis is on the first syllable.

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