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Laingsburg is a city in Shiawassee County in the U.S. state of Michigan. The population was 1,283 at the United States 2010 census. Laingsburg is a former agricultural community that transitioned over the 1990s into a bedroom community for Lansing, the state capital. The town itself is small, but the community includes a geographically large area including three man-made lakes (Victoria and Scenic Lakes and Lake Ovid), one natural lake (Round Lake), and a large rural track. Lake Ovid is part of a 2000+ acre Sleepy Hollow State Park. The community is unified by common postal service (zip code 48848) and school service.Laingsburg was named for Dr. Peter Laing, who operated a local tavern.GeographyAccording to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 1.69sqmi, of which 1.47sqmi is land and 0.22sqmi is water.Laingsburg is located in proximity to the Michigan DNR’s Rose Lake research facility, and Sleepy Hollow State Park. Laingsburg has posted exits on US 127 and I-69.Demographics2010 censusAs of the census of 2010, there were 1,283 people, 463 households, and 335 families residing in the city. The population density was 872.8PD/sqmi. There were 536 housing units at an average density of 364.6/sqmi. The racial makeup of the city was 96.6% White, 0.4% African American, 0.4% Native American, 0.4% Asian, 0.3% from other races, and 1.9% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.4% of the population.
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Popular things to do in Laingsburg

State Park
Sleepy Hollow State Park
Duration: 2 hours
Peacock Road Family Farm
Duration: 2h 30 min

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