The vibrant city of Marquette is the county seat and largest city in the area. Nestled along the shores of Lake Superior, Marquette offers a perfect blend of urban amenities and outdoor adventures. Marquette Township offers a suburban lifestyle with a strong sense of community. Enjoy the convenience of nearby shopping centers and recreational facilities.

Key Features

  • Home to Northern Michigan University and Marquette General Hospital
  • Diverse dining and entertainment options
  • Cultural attractions, including art galleries, museums, and theaters
  • Access to Lake Superior beaches and waterfront parks
  • Thriving downtown district with shopping and nightlife
  • Residential neighborhoods with a mix of single-family homes and apartments


  • Average estimated home price is $328,150
  • Most competitive market in the area to purchase a home
  • City of Marquette has the 3rd highest tax rate in Marquette County (out of 22 Municipalities)