Petoskey, Michigan

city in Michigan, United States of America

Petoskey is a city and coastal resort community in the U.S. state of Michigan. The population was about 5,670 at the 2010 census. It is the county seat of Emmet County.[6]

Petoskey, Michigan
City of Petoskey[1]
Little Traverse Bay at sunset.jpg
Northern Michigan Hospital Petoskey Michigan.jpg
Petoskey Michigan Public Library.jpg
Petoskey Michigan Panorama Looking North US131.jpg
Petoskey Michigan Sign US31.jpg
From left to right: The Little Traverse Bay at sunset, the Northern Michigan Regional Hospital, a panorama from US 131, a sign on US 31, the local public library, and the Bear River which flows through Petoskey; the Mitchell Street Bridge is in the background.
Location within Emmet County
Location within Emmet County
Petoskey is located in Michigan
Location within the state of Michigan
Coordinates: 45°22′24″N 84°57′19″W / 45.37333°N 84.95528°W / 45.37333; -84.95528Coordinates: 45°22′24″N 84°57′19″W / 45.37333°N 84.95528°W / 45.37333; -84.95528
CountryUnited States
 • MayorJohn Murphy[2]
 • Total5.34 sq mi (13.82 km2)
 • Land5.13 sq mi (13.29 km2)
 • Water0.20 sq mi (0.52 km2)
666 ft (202 m)
 • Total5,670
 • Estimate 
 • Density1,115.14/sq mi (430.60/km2)
Time zoneUTC-5 (EST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
Area code(s)231 Exchanges: 347,348,439,487
FIPS code26-63820[4]
GNIS feature ID0634731[5]
WebsiteOfficial website


  1. "Wayback Machine". March 22, 2016. Archived from the original on March 22, 2016.
  2. "City Council Profiles". Archived from the original on April 5, 2014. Retrieved November 25, 2013.
  3. "2017 U.S. Gazetteer Files". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved Jan 3, 2019.
  4. "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved January 31, 2008.
  5. "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. October 25, 2007. Retrieved January 31, 2008.
  6. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Retrieved June 7, 2011.