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Welcome to Anchorville ...

Anchorville is located in Saint Clair County<1>.

We don't have a date for the establishment of Anchorville.

Going back to its beginning, Anchorville was originally named Swan Creek Settlement. For more information about the names of Anchorville, see The Names of Anchorville on our Genealogy Page.

Anchorville is 580 feet [177 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The area code for Anchorville: (586)

The ZIP code for Anchorville: 48004<3>

Communities near Anchorville ...

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

  • Sterling Heights [Macomb County]
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    • Sterling Heights [Macomb County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southwest of Anchorville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 131,709 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sterling Heights have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sterling Heights
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sterling Heights<6>
  • Saint Clair Shores [Macomb County]
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    • Saint Clair Shores [Macomb County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southwest of Anchorville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 58,390 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Clair Shores
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saint Clair Shores<6>
  • Roseville [Macomb County]
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    • Roseville [Macomb County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southwest of Anchorville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 46,535 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Roseville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Roseville<6>
  • Mount Clemens [Macomb County]
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    • Mount Clemens [Macomb County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Anchorville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 16,013 people
    • Former names for Mount Clemens:
    • Big Springs
    • High Banks
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mount Clemens<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Fraser [Macomb County]
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      • Fraser [Macomb County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Anchorville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 14,331 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fraser have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fraser<6>
    • Marysville [Saint Clair County]
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      • Marysville [Saint Clair County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northeast of Anchorville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,649 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Marysville have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Marysville<6>
    • Richmond [Macomb County]
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      • Richmond [Macomb County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Anchorville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,800 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Richmond have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Richmond
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Richmond<6>
    • Saint Clair [Saint Clair County]
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      • Saint Clair [Saint Clair County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Anchorville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,496 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Clair
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saint Clair<6>
    • Utica [Macomb County]
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      • Utica [Macomb County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the west of Anchorville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,062 people
      • Former names for Utica:
      • Hog Hollow
      • McDougalville
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Utica
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Utica<6>
    • New Haven [Macomb County]
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      • New Haven [Macomb County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Anchorville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,061 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Haven have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Former names for New Haven:
      • New Baltimore Station
      • New Haven Station
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Haven
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Haven<6>

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 Anchorville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Anchorville.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Anchorville. 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 Anchorville.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Anchorville ...

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

Adding Anchorville to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Anchorville in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Anchorville was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Anchorville on a map titled Rand McNally Rand McNally Map of Michigan (1911).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Anchorville on our Genealogy Page.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Michigan

About Saint Clair County

About Michigan

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Saint Clair County: www.stclaircounty.org/

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 Saint Clair, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Anchorville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Anchorville). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Anchorville or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or 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- Anchorville) 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 Anchorville. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from AnchorvilleOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Anchorville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.6912, Longitude: -82.6887    
<5>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.
<6>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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