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Averytown, Michigan

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Welcome to Averytown ...

So far, we have found very little information about Averytown. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>

We've added Averytown to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Averytown, please Contact Us.

Averytown would have been located within present day Benzie County.

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

While the community is gone, the present day location for Averytown is 590 feet [180 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: The area where Averytown was located is in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

The location where Averytown once stood is in the (231) area code.

Communities near Averytown ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Frankfort   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the West (W) of Averytown

Benzonia   [Map]

Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Averytown

Thompsonville   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Averytown

Empire   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North (N) of Averytown

Located in Leelanau County

Elberta   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West (W) of Averytown

Beulah   [Map]

Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Averytown

Bear Lake   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the South (S) of Averytown

Located in Manistee County

Lake Ann   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East (E) of Averytown

Copemish   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Averytown

Located in Manistee County

Aral   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of Averytown

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Averytown.

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Averytown. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Averytown. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Averytown.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Averytown:

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Michigan

About Benzie County

About Michigan

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Benzie County:

The official website for State of Michigan:

Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Averytown, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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<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.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Averytown - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<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- Averytown) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Averytown. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.6725, Longitude: -86.0401     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Averytown have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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