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Welcome to Alabaster ...

Alabaster is located in Iosco County<1>.

The location of Alabaster has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Alabaster is 590 feet [180 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Alabaster lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Alabaster lies within the (989) area code.

Communities Also Named Alabaster ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Alabaster - it's located in Alabama.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Alabaster.

Communities near Alabaster ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Alabaster.

  • East Tawas [Iosco County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East Tawas
    • East Tawas [Iosco County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Alabaster
    • Estimated population in 2018: 2,710 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Tawas
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for East Tawas<5>
  • Tawas City [Iosco County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tawas City
    • Tawas City [Iosco County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the north of Alabaster
    • Estimated population in 2018: 1,778 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tawas City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tawas City<5>
  • Au Gres [Arenac County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Au Gres
    • Au Gres [Arenac County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Alabaster
    • Estimated population in 2018: 840 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Au Gres
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Au Gres<5>
  • Whittemore [Iosco County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Whittemore have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Whittemore
    • Whittemore [Iosco County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the west of Alabaster
    • Estimated population in 2018: 373 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Whittemore
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Whittemore<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Omer [Arenac County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Omer have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Omer
      • Omer [Arenac County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southwest of Alabaster
      • Estimated population in 2018: 293 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Omer
    • Prescott [Ogemaw County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Prescott have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Prescott
      • Prescott [Ogemaw County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the west of Alabaster
      • Estimated population in 2018: 256 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Prescott
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Prescott<5>
    • Twining [Arenac County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Twining have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Twining
      • Twining [Arenac County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Alabaster
      • Estimated population in 2018: 170 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Twining
    • Turner [Arenac County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Turner have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Turner
      • Turner [Arenac County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the west of Alabaster
      • Estimated population in 2018: 109 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Turner
    • White Rock [Iosco County] - Historic
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for White Rock have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for White Rock
      • White Rock [Iosco County] was located 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the northwest of Alabaster
    • National City [Iosco County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for National City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for National City
      • National City [Iosco County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the west of Alabaster
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on National City
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for National City<5>

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Alabaster. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Alabaster.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Alabaster. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Alabaster.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Alabaster. See our Newspapers Page for Alabaster.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Alabaster ...

Looking for more information about Alabaster? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Alabaster, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Alabaster.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community located in Michigan

About Iosco County

About Michigan

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Alabaster. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Iosco County: www.iosco.m33access.com/

The official website for State of Michigan: https://www.michigan.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Michigan's counties, including Iosco, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Alabaster - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Alabaster) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Alabaster. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.1864, Longitude: -83.5580       In this case, the coordinates for Alabaster have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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