The Census Bureau, however, for statistical purposes does count these as annexations.
The 2010 Census placed the city's population at 114,297, making it the fifth largest city in Michigan.
The company went through many changes, including a buyout, between its founding to 1905 when founder Ransom E.
Olds started his new REO Motor Car Company, which would last in Lansing for another 70 years.
This land lay in a floodplain and was underwater during the majority of the year.
Nevertheless, the brothers went back to Lansing, New York, to sell plots for the town that did not exist.