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Where is Detroit



As shown in the given Detroit location map that Detroit is located in the Midwest region of the United States.



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Where is Detroit
Map showing Location Map of Detroit in Michigan, US map
It is situated nearby the international border of the United States and Canada. The name Detroit is derived from the French word detroit for strait, in reference to its location on the river that connecting the Great Lakes.

The city was founded by the Frenchman Antoine de la Mothe Cadillac in the year 1701; since that time it has experienced manifold development specifically automotive industry. In today's world, Detroit is the metonym for the American automobile industry. Besides, it is also a significant source of popular music legacies celebrated by the city's two well-known nicknames, the Motor City and Motown.

Interesting Facts about Michigan


Country: United States
State: Michigan
Location: Midwest region of the United States
Incorporated: 1806
Area (metro): 3,913 sq mi
Area code: 313