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Welcome to Assinins ...

Assinins is located in the western region of Michigan's Upper Peninsula (UP).

Assinins is located in Baraga County<1>.

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

Assinins is 690 feet [210 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Note: If you travel south from Assinins (for example, toward Mineral Hills), you will leave Eastern Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).

The telephone area code for Assinins: (906)

Communities near Assinins ...

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

  • L'Anse [Baraga County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for L'Anse have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for L'Anse
    • L'Anse [Baraga County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the south of Assinins
    • Estimated population in 2018: 1,872 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on L'Anse
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for L'Anse<5>
  • South Range [Houghton County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for South Range
    • South Range [Houghton County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northwest of Assinins
    • Estimated population in 2018: 737 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on South Range
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for South Range<5>
  • Pequaming [Baraga County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pequaming
    • Pequaming [Baraga County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Assinins
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pequaming
  • Pelkie [Baraga County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pelkie have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pelkie
    • Pelkie [Baraga County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the west of Assinins
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pelkie
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pelkie<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Portage Entry [Houghton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Portage Entry
      • Portage Entry [Houghton County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the north of Assinins
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Portage Entry
    • White City [Houghton County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for White City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for White City
      • White City [Houghton County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the north of Assinins
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on White City
    • Skanee [Baraga County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Skanee have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Skanee
      • Skanee [Baraga County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the east of Assinins
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Skanee
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Skanee<5>
    • Chassell [Houghton County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chassell have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chassell
      • Chassell [Houghton County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the north of Assinins
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chassell
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chassell<5>
    • Nisula [Houghton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Nisula
      • Nisula [Houghton County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the west of Assinins
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nisula
    • Champion Mine [Houghton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Champion Mine
      • Champion Mine [Houghton County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northwest of Assinins
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Champion Mine

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Assinins ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Michigan

About Baraga County

About Michigan

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Assinins. 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 Baraga, 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 Assinins - 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- Assinins) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Assinins. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 46.8102, Longitude: -88.4774       In this case, the coordinates for Assinins 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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