City of Cadillac, Michigan People, Place, Partnerships: The Cadillac Standard

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200 North Lake St. Cadillac, MI 49601 Ph: (231) 775-0181 Fx: (231) 775-8755 Hours: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm Monday through Friday
Demographics

Population
2010 Census - 10,355

Trading and Labor Drawing Area
65,000 population

Area within the City
Nine square miles with a large lake incorporated within city limits

Location
Approximately 100 miles north of Grand Rapids and 49 miles southeast of Traverse City

Government
Council / Manager (one of the first in Michigan); county seat for Wexford County

Incorporated
1877

Major industries

  • Boat manufacturing
  • Rubber products
  • Medical care
  • Vacuum cleaner manufacturing
  • Heavy truck parts
  • Automobile parts manufacturing
  • Iron foundry
  • Military hardware
  • Beverage distributing
  • Tourism


Did You Know?
  • In 1840, Wexford County was called Kautowaubet, an Indian name meaning land of water. In 1843, it was named Wexford after a county in Ireland.
  • Cadillac previously was known as the Village of Clam Lake.

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City of Cadillac Michigan