Community Guide

Downtown Alpena, Michigan


Alpena, Michigan

Latitude and Longitude:
45.0617 N, 83.4328 W
591 feet above sea level
Population according to 2010 US Census:
City of Alpena: 10,483
County of Alpena: 29,598


Points of Interest

Alpena Area Convention & Visitors Bureau

Alpena Chamber of Commerce
Alpena Events Complex
Besser Museum of Northeast Michigan
Brown Trout Festival
Northern Lights Arena
Thunder Bay National Marine Sanctuary

US Post Office- Alpena











Aces Academy
Alpena Community College
Alpena Public Schools
All Saints Catholic School
Immanuel Lutheran School



Alpena News Online
True North Radio Network




Local Goverment


City Hall, Alpena Michigan

The City of Alpena governed by a mayor and a council of four members.  The council meets the first and third Mondays of the month at city hall.  For city information link to website or call city hall 8:00 a.m to 5 p.m. at (989) 354-1700.


The County of Alpena is governed by a board of commissioners, which includes a chairman and eight commissioners each elected by a district

of the county.  For county information link to website or call (989) 354-9500.


State of Michigan


Gretchen Witmer, Governor

The Alpena area representation in the Michigan Legislature:

Jim, Stamas, 36th district- Michigan Senate
Contact: (517)373-7946


Sue Allor, 106th district- Michigan House of Representatives
Contact: (517) 373-0833


Federal Government


U.S. Senate

Gary Peters
Traverse City Office: (231) 947-7773
Washington DC: (202) 224-6221


Debbie Stabenow
Northern: (231) 929-1031
Washington DC: (202) 224-4822


U.S. House of Representatives

Jack Bergman- 1st District of Michigan
Traverse City Office:231-944-7633
Washington DC: (202) 225-4735


The Administration

President Joe Biden and
Vice President Kamala Harris

1600 Pennsylvania Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20500

The White House
Comments: (202) 456-1111 
Switchboard: (202) 456-1414