At the crossroads of State Routes 7 and 154.
It is the county seat of Presque Isle County. The city is adjacent to Rogers Township, but is politically independent. Rogers City is located on Lake Huron and is home to two salmon fishing tournaments. The world's largest open pit limestone quarry, the Port of Calcite, is located within the city limits and is one of the largest shipping ports on the Great Lakes. The freighter, SS Carl D. Bradley, home port at Rogers City, sank in Lake Michigan on November 18, 1958. There were two survivors while 33 lost their lives. Of the 33 victims, 26 of the deceased were from Rogers City, with the others from nearby towns. Fiftieth anniversary memorial activities took place in 2008. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 8. 34 square miles (21. 60 km2), of which 4. 52 square miles (11. 71 km2) is land and 3. 82 square miles (9. 89 km2) is water.