Calhoun County, Michigan

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Calhoun County is a county in the U.S. state of Michigan. The county seat is Marshall[1]. As of the 2000 census, the population was 137,985. The entire county is co-terminous with the Battle Creek Metropolitan Statistical Area.

Calhoun County was established on October 19, 1829 and named after John C. Calhoun, who was at the time Vice President under Andrew Jackson, making it one of Michigan's Cabinet counties. County government was first organized March 6, 1833.[2]

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Geography

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 718 square miles (1,859.6 km2), of which 709 square miles (1,836.3 km2) is land and 10 square miles (25.9 km2) (1.35%) is water.

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