Marquette County is a county in Michigan, located on the beautiful Upper Peninsula. Nestled on the southern shore of Lake Superior, Marquette County boasts an excellent quality of life, beautiful scenery, and plenty of activities for the entire family to enjoy. But don’t just take my word for it – here’s a list of the many awards and accolades that Marquette has won.
Marquette County has been recognized for its many exceptional qualities by many national publications, including the following:
- Tree City for 30 years
- Top micropolitan area, Site Selection Magazine
- 2010 Distinctive Destination, National Trust of Historic Preservation (Voted the #1 fan favorite)
- 2005, 2007, 2008 One of the 100 Best Communities for Young People, America’s Promise: Alliance for Youth
- 2008 #7 Best Place to Live for Hunters and Anglers, Outdoor Life Magazine
- 2008 Top 10 Winter Family Getaways, The Weather Channel
- 2008 #7 in Mid-West in Rural America, Progressive Farmer
- 2006 #7 Place to Build a Vacation Home, Men’s Journal
- 2005 Top 10 Summer Vacation Destination, Sherman Travel
- 2004 Michigan Cool City, Governor Jennifer Granholm
- 2004 Most Livable Community, Partners for Livable Communities
- 2003 All American County, National Civic League
Of course these are just a few of the many awards and accolades that our beautiful region has collected over the years. When you choose to make Marquette County your home, you’ll find out why it’s been on all these best-of lists for years.
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If you are interested in learning more about Marquette County or the neighborhoods here, then you have come to the right place. I am Jennifer Cosco, and I have been a resident of Marquette County since the 1970s. I am more than two decades of experience in real estate marketing, and I strive to provide each of my clients with the highest levels of service. I would love the opportunity to earn your business – and your trust. Take some time to look through my website, which will tell you more about the area and its neighborhoods. Search through my current listings, and then give me a call or connect online to get started in finding your dream home!