- 14,612 Population
- 5.23 Square Miles
- 999 Businesses
A Fun Fact About
Located in the center of lower Michigan, Owosso has long been notable for its
lovely historic homes and tree-lined streets. Besides James Oliver Curwood, the
city was the home of Thomas E. Dewey, twice presidential candidate;
international known impressionistic painter Frederick Frieseke; U.S.
Representative Alvin M. Bentley; best selling author Edward Dodge and
professional football star Brad VanPelt. A recent honor was the world premier
showing of the film “Not Without My Daughter,” starring Sally Field, based on
the best selling book by Betty Mahmoody.