Flint, Michigan

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Flint, Michigan
City of Flint
Tap: Skyline as seen frae the Flint River. Middle: GM Powertrain, Longway Planetarium. Bottom: Umwhile steid o Buick City, South Saginaw St., Citizens Bank Weatherball.
Tap: Skyline as seen frae the Flint River. Middle: GM Powertrain, Longway Planetarium. Bottom: Umwhile steid o Buick City, South Saginaw St., Citizens Bank Weatherball.
Eik-name(s): 
Vehicle City
Motto(s): 
"Strong, Proud"[1]
Location o Flint athin Genesee Coonty, Michigan
Location o Flint athin Genesee Coonty, Michigan
Coordinates: 43°0′36″N 83°41′24″W / 43.01000°N 83.69000°W / 43.01000; -83.69000Coordinates: 43°0′36″N 83°41′24″W / 43.01000°N 83.69000°W / 43.01000; -83.69000
KintraUnitit States
StateMichigan
CoontyGenesee
Settled1819
Incorporation1855
Govrenment
 • TeepStrang Mayor–Cooncil
 • Bodi
  • Flint Ceety Cooncil
  • Receivership Transeetion Advisory Buird
 • MayorKaren Weaver (D)
 • Flint Ceety Cooncil
 • Receivership Transeetion Advisory Buird
Aurie
 • Ceety88.21 km2 (34.06 sq mi)
 • Laund86.56 km2 (33.42 sq mi)
 • Watter4.3 km2 (1.66 sq mi)  0.64%
Elevation
229 m (751 ft)
Population
 • Ceety102,434
 • Estimate 
(2016)[7]
97,386
 • RankUS: 297t
 • Density1,200/km2 (3,000/sq mi)
 • Urban
356,218 (US: 106t)
 • Metro
415,376 (US: 126t)
Demonym(s)Flintstone
Time zoneUTC-5 (EST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
48501-48507, 48532
Aurie code(s)810
FIPS code26-29000
GNIS featur ID0626170[8]
Wabsteidwww.cityofflint.com

Flint is the lairgest ceety an coonty seat o Genesee Coonty, Michigan. Syne 2014, Flint haes been the steid o a major watter contamination creesis, wi leid pushionin the local watter suplee.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "City of Flint, Michigan". City of Flint, Michigan. Retrieved August 25, 2012.
  2. Johnson, Jiquanda (November 11, 2015). "Flint City Council elects a new president after new mayor sworn in". Flint Journal. MLive Media Group. Retrieved July 18, 2015.
  3. Fonger, Ron (October 28, 2015). "Chamber of Commerce exec named Flint planning and development director". Flint Journal. Mlive Media Group. Retrieved November 11, 2015.
  4. Fonger, Ron (April 29, 2015). "'A heavy burden' lifted from Flint as Gov. Rick Snyder declares end of financial emergency". Flint Journal. Mlive Media Group. Retrieved July 18, 2015.
  5. "US Gazetteer files 2010". United States Census Bureau. Archived frae the oreeginal on 2012-01-24. Retrieved 2012-11-25. Unknown parameter |deadurl= ignored (help)
  6. "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2012-11-25.
  7. "Population and Housing Unit Estimates". Retrieved June 9, 2017.
  8. "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31.