There are 9 US Post Offices in Livingston County serving a total of 115,322 residents equating to 12,814 residents per post office. It's estimated that approximately 184,067 packages are handled across the 9 county post offices annually. Livingston County is a county located in the U.S. state of Michigan. As of the 2010 census, the population was 180,967. The county seat and most populous city is Howell. The county was set off in 1833, but for three years remained a part of Shiawassee and Washtenaw counties. It was organized in 1836. As one of Michigan's \"Cabinet counties\", a group of counties whose names honor members of President Andrew Jackson's Cabinet, it is named after former U.S. Secretary of State Edward Livingston. Livingston County is included in the Detroit-Warren-Dearborn, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area. Livingston County's location in south-central Michigan offers its residents relatively convenient access to the major metropolitan centers of Detroit, Lansing, Ann Arbor, and Flint. People from Livingston County commute to all four of these cities, using the three major expressways which pass through the county: I-96, US 23, and M-59. Although continuing to be composed largely of bedroom communities, the county is experiencing and maintaining significant growth in both the service and industrial economic sectors. Major employers include Pepsico, Citizens Insurance and Ogihara Industries. Brighton Recreation Area is located in the county. Charles Howell Scout Reservation was located on the western edge of Brighton Lake and served the Detroit Area Council for many years."