Harrison Township, Michigan

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Harrison Charter Township is a charter township of Macomb County in the U.S. state of Michigan. As of the 2000 census, the population was 24,461. The 2008 Census Bureau Estimate places the population at 26,004.

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Geography

According to the United States Census Bureau, the township has a total area of 23.8 square miles (61.5 km²), of which, 14.3 square miles (37.0 km²) of it is land and 9.4 square miles (24.5 km²) of it (39.79%) is water. Harrison Township sits along Lake St.Clair in the southeast region of Michigan.

Attractions

The location of the township makes this area a very popular attraction for many people in surrounding areas. Metro Beach Metropark is located on the shoreline of Harrison Township and Lake St. Clair. The park contains nature trails, a nature center, playgrounds, beaches, pools, and picnic areas. The park has docks available to boaters. Locally, Harrison Township is known as "BoatTown U.S.A."

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