Yooper vs Michigander - What's the difference?
Yooper is a hyponym of michigander.
(informal) a native or inhabitant of the (Upper Peninsula of Michigan).
One who lives in or comes from Michigan.
Preferred but not universal endonym for residents of Michigan. A 2011 poll of Michigan residents found 58% preferred Michigander , 12% preferred Michiganian, 12% had no preference, and 11% did not like either term.
Poll: 'Michiganders' embrace the label