Detroit, Michigan, is not a city that we now consider a jewel in America’s crown. Due to changing manufacturing methods and several other factors, it’s doubtful the Michigan metropolis will ever rise to it past zenith. It certainly wasn’t always so bleak an outlook.
Did you know the 1950 population of Detroit was three times its 2010 population? Certainly no one is eagerly awaiting its 2020 population figures.
Did you know that besides being called the “Motor City,” Detroit has other descriptive monikers? This one may surprise you:
C’mon, admit it. You were just a little surprised, weren’t you?