The boundaries of the eighty-three counties in Michigan have not changed substantially since 1897.
Wayne County was the sixth county in the Northwest Territory, formed 15 August 1796 and organized in 1815. Wayne County was created 21 November
1815 as an original county of Michigan.
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Clinton County is a county in the state of Michigan. Based on the 2010 census, the population was 75,382. The county seat is St. Johns.
The county was created in 1831 and organized in 1839. It is named after early American politician DeWitt Clinton.
Clinton County is included in the Lansing-East Lansing, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area.
Etymology - Origin of Clinton County Name
Clinton County is named for DeWitt Clinton, the Governor of New York under whom the Erie Canal was constructed.