Emmet County, Michigan

county in Michigan, United States

Emmet County is a county located in the U.S. state of Michigan. As of the 2010 census, the population was 32,694.[1] The county seat is Petoskey.[2]

Emmet County
Emmet County Building
Emmet County Building
Map of Michigan highlighting Emmet County
Location within the U.S. state of Michigan
Map of the United States highlighting Michigan
Michigan's location within the U.S.
Coordinates: 45°35′N 84°59′W / 45.58°N 84.98°W / 45.58; -84.98
Country United States
State Michigan
FoundedApril 1, 1840
Named forRobert Emmet
Largest cityPetoskey
 • Total882 sq mi (2,280 km2)
 • Land467 sq mi (1,210 km2)
 • Water415 sq mi (1,070 km2)  47%%
 • Estimate 
 • Density70/sq mi (30/km2)
Time zoneUTC−5 (Eastern)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−4 (EDT)
Congressional district1st


  1. "State & County QuickFacts". US Census Bureau. Archived from the original on July 10, 2011. Retrieved August 27, 2013.
  2. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Retrieved June 7, 2011.