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Welcome to Atwood ...

Atwood is located in Antrim County<1>.

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

Atwood is 850 feet [259 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Atwood: (231)

Communities Also Named Atwood ...

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

Beyond Michigan, there are 26 communities that are also named Atwood - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Georgia (2), Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Minnesota, Nevada, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Ontario, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Utah, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Atwood ...

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

  • Boyne City [Charlevoix County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Boyne City
    • Boyne City [Charlevoix County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the east of Atwood
    • Estimated population in 2018: 3,750 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Boyne City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Boyne City<5>
  • Charlevoix [Charlevoix County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Charlevoix
    • Charlevoix [Charlevoix County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Atwood
    • Estimated population in 2018: 2,499 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Charlevoix
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Charlevoix<5>
  • East Jordan [Charlevoix County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for East Jordan have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East Jordan
    • East Jordan [Charlevoix County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the east of Atwood
    • Estimated population in 2018: 2,350 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Jordan
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for East Jordan<5>
  • Elk Rapids [Antrim County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Elk Rapids have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Elk Rapids
    • Elk Rapids [Antrim County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the south of Atwood
    • Estimated population in 2018: 1,620 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elk Rapids
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Elk Rapids<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Bellaire [Antrim County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bellaire have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bellaire
      • Bellaire [Antrim County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Atwood
      • Estimated population in 2018: 1,069 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bellaire
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bellaire<5>
    • Central Lake [Antrim County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Central Lake have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Central Lake
      • Central Lake [Antrim County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Atwood
      • Estimated population in 2018: 939 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Central Lake
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Central Lake<5>
    • Northport [Leelanau County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Northport have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Northport
      • Northport [Leelanau County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the west of Atwood
      • Estimated population in 2018: 525 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Northport
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Northport<5>
    • Ellsworth [Antrim County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ellsworth have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ellsworth
      • Ellsworth [Antrim County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the east of Atwood
      • Estimated population in 2018: 347 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ellsworth
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ellsworth<5>
    • Eastport [Antrim County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Eastport have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Eastport
      • Eastport [Antrim County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the south of Atwood
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Eastport
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Eastport<5>
    • Finkton [Antrim County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Finkton
      • Finkton [Antrim County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Atwood
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Finkton

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Atwood ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Michigan

About Antrim County

About Michigan

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Antrim County: www.antrimcounty.org/

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 Antrim, 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 Atwood - 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 from Point A (ie- Atwood) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Atwood. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.1792, Longitude: -85.3454       In this case, the coordinates for Atwood 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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