Alger County

Population:9,862 (10th)
Pop. Density:10.74 people/sq. mile (10th)
Land Area:918 sq. miles (11th)
Water Area:4,131 sq. miles (2nd)
County Seat:Munising
Towns:Au Train, Chatham, Christmas, Deerton, Grand Marais, Limestone, Munising, Shingleton, Trenary, Wetmore, Eben Junction
Why the Upper Peninsula is Not Part of Wisconsin

Why the Upper Peninsula is Not Part of Wisconsin

Outside of the Midwest, The Upper Peninsula seems to a mystery to much of the U.S. population, and surprisingly, even to some of those in the Midwest. Itโ€™s quite common to think that the Upper Peninsula is part of Canada and sometimes textbooks donโ€™t know what state the Upper Peninsula is in. More t... Read more