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Welcome to Argentine ...

Argentine is located in Genesee County<1>.

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

Argentine is 870 feet [265 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Communities Also Named Argentine ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 5 communities that are also named Argentine - they are located in California, Colorado, Kansas, Pennsylvania and South Dakota.

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

Communities near Argentine ...

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

  • Flint (17 miles [27.4 km] to the northeast)
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    • Flint lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Argentine and is located in Genesee County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 94,968 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Flint
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Flint<5>
  • Burton (17 miles [27.4 km] to the northeast)
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    • Burton lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Argentine and is located in Genesee County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 28,462 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Burton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Burton<5>
  • Fenton (6 miles [9.7 km] to the east)
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    • Fenton lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the east of Argentine and is located in Genesee County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,374 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fenton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fenton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fenton<5>
  • Howell (13 miles [20.9 km] to the south)
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    • Howell lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the south of Argentine and is located in Livingston County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,648 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Howell
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Howell<5>
  • Flushing (18 miles [29 km] to the north)
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    • Flushing lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the north of Argentine and is located in Genesee County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,840 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Flushing have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Flushing
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Flushing<5>
  • Grand Blanc (14 miles [22.5 km] to the northeast)
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    • Grand Blanc lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Argentine and is located in Genesee County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,828 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grand Blanc
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Grand Blanc<5>
  • Brighton (18 miles [29 km] to the south)
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    • Brighton lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the south of Argentine and is located in Livingston County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,635 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brighton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brighton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brighton<5>
  • Milford (18 miles [29 km] to the southeast)
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    • Milford lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southeast of Argentine and is located in Oakland County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,475 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Milford
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Milford<5>
  • Holly (11 miles [17.7 km] to the east)
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    • Holly lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the east of Argentine and is located in Oakland County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,079 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Holly
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Holly<5>
  • Swartz Creek (11 miles [17.7 km] to the north)
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    • Swartz Creek lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the north of Argentine and is located in Genesee County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,491 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Swartz Creek have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Swartz Creek
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Swartz Creek<5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Argentine ...

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

Adding Argentine to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Argentine 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 Argentine was in the U.S. Post Offices (Jan. 1851).

We also found Argentine in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

Recent Changes to RoadsideThoughts ...

Mentions & References for Argentine

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About Genesee County

About Michigan

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

The official website for Genesee County: www.co.genesee.mi.us/

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 Genesee, 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 Argentine - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<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- Argentine) 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 Argentine. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from ArgentineOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Argentine. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.7914, Longitude: -83.8463       In this case, the coordinates for Argentine 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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