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Grand Marais is an unincorporated community in Burt Township, Alger County in the U.S. state of Michigan. It is located on Lake Superior at 46°40′15″N 85°59′07″W / 46.67083, -85.98528 and is the eastern gateway to the Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore via H-58. The name Grand Marais (big marsh) is a reference to the large, shallow harbor, which now has a breakwater extending from the bay into the lake. The Grand Marais light is at its end. French explorers used the word "marais" to mean "harbor of refuge" as well as "marsh." The harbor indeed tends to return to a marshlike state. Many controversies in the little town revolve around costly dredging and breakwall-repair operations. Grand Marais was one of five U.S. Life-Saving Service Stations along the coast of Lake Superior between Mu... (from wikipedia)

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Alger County433 Population (as of 2000)
Michigan State0 Population (current)
23.0 Square Miles of Land1.0 Average Persons Per Household (as of 2000)
0.1 Square Miles of Water$70,600 Average House Value (as of 2000)
$27,614 Average House Income (as of 2000)

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21 Number of Businesses (as of 2003)$208,000 Total First Quarter Payroll (as of 2003)
79 Number of Employees (as of 2003)$805,000 Total Annual Payroll (as of 2003)

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