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Antoine, Michigan
(Dickinson County)

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Welcome to Antoine ...

Antoine is located in the central region of Michigan's Upper Peninsula (UP).

Antoine is located in Dickinson County<1>.

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

Antoine is 1,160 feet [354 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Antoine lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Note: If you travel east from Antoine (for example, toward Escanaba), you will leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).

Antoine is within the boundaries of the (906) area code.

Communities Also Named Antoine ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Michigan communities named Antoine: This one is located in Dickinson County and the other is located in Menominee County.

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

Communities near Antoine ...

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

  • Norway [Dickinson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Norway
    • Norway [Dickinson County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the east of Antoine
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,714 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Norway have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Norway
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Norway<5>
  • Niagara [Marinette County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Niagara
    • Niagara [Marinette County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Antoine
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,535 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Niagara have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Niagara
  • Aurora [Florence County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Aurora
    • Aurora [Florence County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the southwest of Antoine
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Aurora
  • Vulcan [Dickinson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Vulcan
    • Vulcan [Dickinson County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the east of Antoine
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Vulcan have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Vulcan
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Vulcan<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Florence [Florence County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Florence
      • Florence [Florence County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Antoine
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Florence
    • Loretto [Dickinson County]
    • Pembine [Marinette County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pembine
      • Pembine [Marinette County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the south of Antoine
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pembine
    • Felch Mountain [Dickinson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Felch Mountain
      • Felch Mountain [Dickinson County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Antoine
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Felch Mountain
    • Felch [Dickinson County]
    • Fern [Florence County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fern
      • Fern [Florence County] was located 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the west of Antoine
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fern have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Antoine ...

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

Adding Antoine to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Antoine 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 Antoine was on a map titled Map of Michigan (from Rand McNally, 1911).

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Michigan

About Dickinson County

About Michigan

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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 Dickinson, 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 Antoine - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Antoine) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Antoine. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.8375, Longitude: -88.0621       In this case, the coordinates for Antoine 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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