ⓘ Tri-Cities (Michigan)

                                     

ⓘ Tri-Cities (Michigan)

The larger and more well known Tri-Cities is the region surrounding the cities of Saginaw, Bay City, and Midland. This region, which is also considered to be part of the Central Michigan, includes much of Bay County, Saginaw County, and Midland County. These three counties make up the Greater Tri Cities, a common term describing this region of Michigan. As of recently, the region also goes by the name of the Great Lakes Bay Region.

According to statistics, the region known as the Saginaw, Midland and Bay city Metropolitan area, consolidated statistical area, comprised of Saginaw, Midland, and Gulf. The combined population of these three countries was 391.569 according to the 2010 census, down from 403.070 recorded in the 2000 census. The population is estimated to have fallen further in 384.618 as of July 1, 2014, according to the census.