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Anchor Bay Shores, Michigan

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Welcome to Anchor Bay Shores ...

Anchor Bay Shores is located in Macomb County.

A typical abbreviation for Anchor Bay Shores: Anchor Bay Shrs.

Anchor Bay Shores is 570 feet [174 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

The area code for Anchor Bay Shores: (586)

Communities near Anchor Bay Shores ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Anchor Bay Shores and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<2>.

Community   2016<3>
Eastpointe   [Map]   32,673   SW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Hazel Park   [Map]   16,530   SW   18 miles [29 km]
Madison Heights   [Map]   30,088   SW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Rochester Hills   [Map]   73,422   W   17 miles [27.4 km]
Roseville   [Map]   47,602   SW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Royal Oak   [Map]   59,006   SW   19 miles [30.6 km]

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Anchor Bay Shores. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Anchor Bay Shores. 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 Anchor Bay Shores.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Anchor Bay Shores:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Anchor Bay Shores ...

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

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

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

Search for Local Businesses ...

People have found Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Anchor Bay Shores. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
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AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
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Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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About Macomb County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Macomb County: www.macombcountymi.gov/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Anchor Bay Shores - 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 that stretches from Anchor Bay Shores. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Anchor Bay Shores) 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 Anchor Bay Shores. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Anchor Bay Shores

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Anchor Bay Shores. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.6358, Longitude: -82.8174     [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 Anchor Bay Shores.

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<4>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Anchor Bay Shores.