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Flint, Michigan
Ceety
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.
Nickname(s): Vehicle City
Motto: "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
Kintra Unitit States
State Michigan
Coonty Genesee
Settled 1819
Incorporation 1855
Govrenment
 • Teep Strang Mayor–Cooncil
 • Bouk
  • Flint Ceety Cooncil
  • Receivership Transeetion Advisory Buird
 • Mayor Karen Weaver (D)
 • Flint Ceety Cooncil
 • Receivership Transeetion Advisory Buird
Aurie[5]
 • Ceety 34.06 sq mi (88.21 km2)
 • Laund 33.42 sq mi (86.56 km2)
 • Watter 1.66 sq mi (4.3 km2)  0.64%
Elevation 751 ft (229 m)
Population (2010)[6]
 • Ceety 102,434
 • Estimate (2016)[7] 97,386
 • Rank US: 297t
 • Density 3,000/sq mi (1,200/km2)
 • Urban 356,218 (US: 106t)
 • Metro 415,376 (US: 126t)
Demonym(s) Flintstone
Time zone EST (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 48501-48507, 48532
Aurie code(s) 810
FIPS code 26-29000
GNIS featur ID 0626170[8]
Wabsteid www.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 Julie 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 (Aprile 29, 2015). "'A heavy burden' lifted from Flint as Gov. Rick Snyder declares end of financial emergency". Flint Journal. Mlive Media Group. Retrieved Julie 18, 2015. 
  5. "US Gazetteer files 2010". United States Census Bureau. Archived frae the oreeginal on 2012-01-24. Retrieved 2012-11-25. 
  6. "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2012-11-25. 
  7. "Population and Housing Unit Estimates". Retrieved Juin 9, 2017. 
  8. "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31.