A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Welcome to Aral (aka 'Otter Creek') ...
So far, we have found very little information about Aral. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>
We've added Aral to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Aral, please Contact Us.
Aral would have been located within present day Benzie County.
We aren't confident of the location of Aral, so consider the above location as an estimate.<2>
While the community is gone, the present day location for Aral is 600 feet [183 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: The area where Aral was located is in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Note: If you travel west from Aral (for example, toward Sturgeon Bay (WI)), you will leave Eastern Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).
The location where Aral once stood is in the (231) area code.
Communities near Aral ...
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 driving.<4>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Aral.
Communities Also Named Aral ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Aral - they are located in Kansas and Virginia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Aral.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Aral:
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Benzie County: www.berriencounty.org/
The official website for State of Michigan: https://www.michigan.gov/
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This page was last modified: 20 May 2019