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Welcome to Arthur Bay ...

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

Arthur Bay is located in Menominee County<1>.

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

Arthur Bay is 580 feet [177 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Arthur Bay is located in the (906) area code.

Communities near Arthur Bay ...

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

  • Marinette [Marinette County]
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    • Marinette [Marinette County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southwest of Arthur Bay
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 10,466 people
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  • Menominee [Menominee County]
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    • Menominee [Menominee County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Arthur Bay
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,967 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Menominee<5>
  • Sister Bay [Door County]
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    • Sister Bay [Door County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Arthur Bay
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 934 people
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  • Stephenson [Menominee County]
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    • Stephenson [Menominee County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Arthur Bay
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 818 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stephenson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Stephenson<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Ephraim [Door County]
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      • Ephraim [Door County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Arthur Bay
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 283 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ephraim have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Daggett [Menominee County]
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      • Daggett [Menominee County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Arthur Bay
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 242 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Daggett have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Egg Harbor [Door County]
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      • Egg Harbor [Door County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the south of Arthur Bay
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 202 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Egg Harbor have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Carbondale [Menominee County]
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      • Carbondale [Menominee County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the west of Arthur Bay
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    • Wallace [Menominee County]
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      • Wallace [Menominee County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the west of Arthur Bay
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wallace have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wallace<5>
    • Ingalls [Menominee County]
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      • Ingalls [Menominee County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Arthur Bay
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ingalls have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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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 Arthur Bay. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Arthur Bay.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Arthur Bay ...

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

Adding Arthur Bay to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Arthur Bay 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 Arthur Bay was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Menominee County: www.menomineecounty.com/

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 Menominee, 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 Arthur Bay - 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Arthur Bay) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Arthur Bay. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.3089, Longitude: -87.4357       In this case, the coordinates for Arthur Bay 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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