Pilgrim, Michigan

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Pilgrim, Michigan
Census-designated place & Unincorporated community
Pilgrim is located in Michigan
Location within the state of Michigan
Coordinates: 44°39′54″N 86°14′46″W / 44.66500°N 86.24611°W / 44.66500; -86.24611Coordinates: 44°39′54″N 86°14′46″W / 44.66500°N 86.24611°W / 44.66500; -86.24611
Country United States
State Michigan
County Benzie
Township Crystal Lake
 • Total 0.3 sq mi (0.9 km2)
 • Land 0.3 sq mi (0.9 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 610 ft (186 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 11
 • Density 32/sq mi (12.2/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
FIPS code 26-64100[1]
GNIS feature ID 0634880[2]

Pilgrim is an unincorporated community and census-designated place in Benzie County, Michigan, United States. The year-round population was 11 at the 2010 census.[3]


Pilgrim is located in Crystal Lake Township in western Benzie County and is situated between Lake Michigan to the west and Crystal Lake to the east. M-22 (Pilgrim Highway) runs through the center of the community, leading south 2 miles (3 km) to the city of Frankfort. The Betsie Dunes Nature Preserve is immediately to the north.

According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 0.35 square miles (0.9 km2), all land.[3]