City levels are determined by the county in which they are located. If the city is not named below, it may be located within a county listed below. Visit the National Association of Counties website and type the city name into the "City/Zip Search" tab to determine the city's county. If the city is not listed below or is not located in a county below, that city is a Level 1.


Level City County
3 Ann Arbor Washtenaw
2 Benton Harbor / St. Joseph / Stevensville   Berrien
2 Detroit Wayne
3 East Lansing / Lansing Ingham / Eaton
3 Grand Rapids Kent
3 Holland Ottawa
2 Kalamazoo / Battle Creek Kalamazoo / Calhoun
3 Mackinac Island Mackinac
2 Midland Midland
2 Muskegon Muskegon
3 Petoskey Emmet
2 Pontiac / Auburn Hills Oakland
3 South Haven Van Buren
4 Traverse City / Leland Grand Traverse / Leelanau