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Researching Michigan and Detroit: Detroit Resources

Resources on the economic and social makeup of Michigan and its largest cities, including Detroit.

University of Michigan Produced Content

U.S. Government Resources

U.S. Census Bureau

QuickFacts for Detroit

HUD State of the Cities

Additional Resources

Data Driven Detroit

Timeline of Detroit

  • From the Detroit Historical Society.

Michigan's Urban and Metropolitan Strategy

Shrinking Cities Project for Detroit

  • Global project to explore shrinking cities in many nations.
  • Detroit Working Paper includes many views and writings about Detroit.