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Charlevoix is a city in Charlevoix County.
It is the county seat.
The community was named after French missionary P.F. X. de Charlevoix
[NOTE: This is not the only community in Michigan named Charlevoix. For links to other places called Charlevoix, MI, see the Duplicate Names box at right.]
The latitude of Charlevoix is 45.318N. The longitude is -85.258W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 594 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 2,851.
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16% of Charlevoix residents report German ancestry, and 14% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Charlevoix ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Charlevoix was $21,319, compared with $21,587 nationally.
23% of Charlevoix residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Dates often change. Check with local tourism officials to be sure.
Median rent in Charlevoix, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $392. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $809.
Libraries in Charlevoix include Charlevoix Public Library ... View libraries
Charlevoix County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Charlevoix political report.
The average commute time for Charlevoix workers is 17 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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