Detroit

Detroit is a major metropolis in the US state of that has had a profound impact on the world. From the advent of the automotive assembly line to the Motown sound, modern techno and rock music, Detroit continues to shape both American and global culture.
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Popular Destinations

is the central business district of Detroit, bordered by the Lodge Freeway to the west, the Fisher Freeway to the north, Interstate 375 to the east, and the Detroit River to the south. Photo: Mikerussell, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Midtown is the cultural center of Detroit. It is home to several museums and galleries, such as the Detroit Institute of Arts and the Charles H.

The of Detroit is home to some of the city's most prominent attractions, such as Belle Isle, a large island home to a day's worth of attractions of its own, and historic Eastern Market, the largest market in the United States. Photo: Lumpytrout, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The of Detroit is located 2 miles outside of . Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

Notable Places in the Area

Stadium
is a domed American football stadium located in . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 2.5.

Stadium
is a multi-purpose arena in Midtown Detroit. Photo: Adam Bishop, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Tourist attraction
The is a landmark skyscraper in the United States, located at 500 Griswold Street in , , within the Financial District. Photo: Mikerussell, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Theatre
The is a performing arts center located at 2211 Woodward Avenue in , , near the . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Destinations

The cities Hamtramck and Highland Park are enclaves of the City of Detroit. Photo: Miolson1, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The is in Detroit. While primarily a residential area, west Detroit is home to some great historic neighborhoods.

Localities in the Area

is a mid-sized city on the southwest tip of . Photo: Tbirdskelding, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Neighborhood
is a historic, affluent neighborhood located on Detroit's east side, bound to the north and south by Mack Avenue and East Jefferson Avenue, respectively, along the streets of Burns, Iroquois, and Seminole. Photo: Stanthejeep, CC BY-SA 2.5.

Neighborhood
is a neighborhood in the city of Detroit.

Detroit

Latitude
42.3316° or 42° 19' 53.6" north
Longitude
-83.0466° or 83° 2' 47.9" west
Open Location Code
86JR8XJ3+J8
Population
677,000
IATA airport code
DTT
United Nations Location Code
US DET
Elevation
600 feet (183 metres)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 18994998
Geo­Names ID
4990729
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  • Armenian: Տիթրոյթ
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  • Asturian: la ciudá del motor
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  • Bengali: ডেট্রোয়েট
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  • English: Detroit, MI
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  • German: Motor City
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  • Marathi: डेट्रॉईट
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  • Min Dong Chinese: Detroit
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  • Mingrelian: დეთროითი
  • Mingrelian: დეტროიტი
  • Mongolian: Детройт
  • Navajo: Tónaazyínítaʼ
  • Northern Frisian: Detroit
  • Norwegian: Detroit
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  • Occitan (post 1500): Detroit
  • Ossetian: Детройт
  • Pampanga: Detroit, Michigan
  • Panjabi: ਡਿਟਰਾਇਟ
  • Panjabi: ਡਿਟਰੋਇਟ, ਮਿਸ਼ੀਗਨ
  • Persian: دیترویت
  • Persian: میشیگان، میشیگان
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  • Russian: Детройт (США)
  • Russian: Детройт (город)
  • Russian: Детройт
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  • Scottish Gaelic: Detroit, Michigan
  • Scottish Gaelic: Detroit
  • Serbian: Детроит
  • Serbo-Croatian: Detroit, Michigan
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  • Swiss German: Detroiit
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  • Tahitian: Detroit
  • Tajik: Детройт
  • Tamil: டிட்ராயிட்
  • Tamil: டிட்ராய்ட்
  • Tatar: Детройт
  • Telugu: డెట్రాయిట్
  • Tetum: Detroit
  • Thai: ดีทรอยต์
  • Tornedalen Finnish: Detroit, Michigan
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  • Turkish: Detroit, Michigan
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  • Turkmen: Detroýt
  • Twi: Detroit
  • Uighur: Détroyt
  • Ukrainian: Детройт
  • Upper Sorbian: Detroit
  • Urdu: ڈیٹرائٹ
  • Uzbek: Detroit
  • Uzbek: Detroyt
  • Venetian: Detroit
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  • Volapük: Detroit
  • Waray (Philippines): Detroit
  • Welsh: Detroit
  • Western Armenian: Տիթրոյթ
  • Western Frisian: Detroit
  • Western Mari: Детройт
  • Western Panjabi: ڈیٹروئٹ
  • Wu Chinese: 底特律
  • Yakut: Детройт
  • Yiddish: דעטרויט
  • Yoruba: Detroit
  • Yue Chinese: 底特律
  • D-town
  • Mo-Town
  • Motown
  • Tiughsaghrondy
  • Tsi kiohsahrón:ta
  • Wawyachtenok

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