🇺🇸 Michigan City is a city in LaPorte County, Indiana, United States. It is one of the two principal cities of the Michigan City-La Porte, Indiana Metropolitan statistical area, which is included in the Chicago-Naperville-Michigan City Combined statistical area. In the region known to locals as Michiana, the city is about 50 miles east of Chicago and 40 miles west of South Bend.
Michigan City is noted for both its proximity to Indiana Dunes National Park and for bordering Lake Michigan. It receives a fair amount of tourism during the summer, especially by residents of Chicago and nearby cities in Northern Indiana. The lighthouse is a notable symbol of the city and is incorporated in the heading of its sole newspaper, The News Dispatch, and its official seal.
Michigan City has a population of over 31,479 people. Michigan City also forms one of the centres of the wider Michigan City-La Porte metropolitan area which has a population of over 107,066 people. Michigan City is ranked #487 for startups with a score of 0.383.
Locations Near: Michigan City -86.8775,41.7038
Antipodal to: Michigan City 93.123,-41.704