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The location of Amber









Welcome to Amber (aka 'Slaughtburg') ...

Amber is located in Mason County.

Amber is 670 feet [204 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Amber is within the boundaries of the (231) area code.

Communities near Amber ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are going to drive.<2>.

Community   2017<3>
Population
DirDistance
Buttersville - Historic   [Map]   ---   W   6 miles [9.7 km]
Custer   [Map]   286   E   5 miles [8 km]
Elm Flats - Historic   [Map]   ---   NE   5 miles [8 km]
Fountain   [Map]   196   NE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Free Soil   [Map]   146   NE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Hart   [Map]   2,104   S   17 miles [27.4 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Amber.

Communities Also Named Amber ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 10 communities that are also named Amber - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, Iowa, Kansas, Manitoba, Nevada, New York, Oklahoma, Ontario and Washington.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Amber. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Amber. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Amber.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Amber:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Amber ...

Looking for more information about Amber? 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.

Looking for more information about Amber? 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 Amber, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Amber.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Michigan

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Amber - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Amber) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Amber. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Amber

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Amber. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.9555, Longitude: -86.3193     [Map].

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<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Amber.

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