Columbus Township

Luce County

Front of Columbus Township Fire Hall building

Columbus Township, located on the western side of Luce County, measures 143.3 square miles, of which 1.74 percent is covered by water. This sparsely-populated township is heavily forested and is part of the larger Lake Superior State Forest system. This forest, with its dense stands of Jack Pine and mixed swamp conifers, offers remote destinations for birding, hunting, and hiking. A variety of small lakes and rustic campgrounds are peppered throughout the township. Columbus Township is home to the unincorporated communities of Laketon and McMillan.

Township Office

Columbus Twp.
7459 Co. Rd. 415
McMillan, MI 49853-0036

Phone: (906) 293-8803


Columbus Township Recreation Plan 1987

Columbus Township Population Trends
Year Population
2018 197
2017 197
2016 197
2015 197
2014 198
2013 202
2012 201
2011 202
2010 204