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Michigan Arab American Population

U.S. Census Estimated Arab American Population: 191,607
Source: 2005-2009 American Community Survey Rolling 5-Year Average – U.S. Census Bureau

Michigan Demographic Sheet 


Key Election Resources

Primary Election

Voter Registration Deadline for the Primary Election: July 7, 2014
Primary Election: August 5, 2014

General Election

Voter Registration Deadline for the General Election: October 6, 2014
General Election: November 4, 2014

2014 Michigan Voter Guide

2014 Michigan Fact Sheet

Click here for the Voter Information Center and find your voter registration and polling place.
Register to vote online here.
Download an absentee ballot request form.
For more information, please visit the Michigan State Election Website.

State Party Information

Michigan Democratic Party
Lon Johnson, Chairman 

606 Townsend
Lansing, MI 48933
Phone: (517) 371-5410
Fax: (517) 371-2056

Twitter: @MichiganDems

Michigan Republican Party
Robert Schostak, Chairman 

Secchia-Weiser Michigan Republican Center
520 Seymour St.
Lansing, MI 48933
Phone: 517-487-5413
Fax: 517-487-0090

Twitter: @MIGOP


Michigan 2014 Election News: Week of October 1

October 01, 2014 — Blog

Michigan 2014 Election News: Week of October 1

With the November elections almost one month away and Michigan's voter registration deadline on Monday, October 6, AAI is bringing you state-based coverage of campaign events and news highlights on Michigan through our Yalla Vote campaign. The goal is to keep you informed of election-related news happening across your state. Read More »

Arab Americans Across the Country Celebrate National Voter Registration Day

September 26, 2014 — Blog

Arab Americans Across the Country Celebrate National Voter Registration Day

Organizations in key states participated in the Arab American Institute’s Yalla Vote campaign in conjunction with National Voter Registration Day on September 23 to register voters and engage the public on issues important to our community. Read More »

Arab American Receives MacArthur ‘Genius’ Grant

September 22, 2014 — Blog

Arab American Receives MacArthur ‘Genius’ Grant

By Kristyn Acho
Fall Intern, 2014

Khaled Mattawa, University of Michigan Associate Professor in the Department of English Language and Literature was awarded a MacArthur Foundation grant yesterday. Professor Mattawa is among a group of 21 scholars and artists who were named 2014 MacArthur Foundation Fellows. Read More »

Organizations to Know*


American Arab Chamber of Commerce
Arab Community Center for Economic and Social Services (ACCESS)
Arab American Heritage Council
American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee
Arab American Cultural Center of Washtenaw County
Lebanese American Chamber of Commerce
Yemeni American Public Affairs Council
Yemen American Benevolent Association
American Federation of Ramallah, Palestine
Chaldean Democratic Caucus
Arab American and Chaldean Council
Chaldean Federation of America
Center for Arab American Philanthropy
Lebanese American Heritage Club
Midwest Federation of American-Syrian/Lebanese Clubs
Arab American Political Action Committee

*Please contact Kristin McCarthy if you would like your organization listed.