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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<2>.

The location of Averytown has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<3>

While the community is gone, the present day location for Averytown is 590 feet [180 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Averytown would have been located in the (231) area code.

Communities near Averytown ...

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

  • Frankfort [Benzie County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Frankfort have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Frankfort
    • Frankfort [Benzie County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the west of Averytown
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,290 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Frankfort
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Frankfort<6>
  • Benzonia [Benzie County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Benzonia have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Benzonia
    • Benzonia [Benzie County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the southwest of Averytown
    • Estimated population in 2019: 506 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Benzonia
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Benzonia<6>
  • Thompsonville [Benzie County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Thompsonville have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Thompsonville
    • Thompsonville [Benzie County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Averytown
    • Estimated population in 2019: 453 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Thompsonville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Thompsonville<6>
  • Empire [Leelanau County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Empire have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Empire
    • Empire [Leelanau County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the north of Averytown
    • Estimated population in 2019: 376 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Empire
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Empire<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Elberta [Benzie County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Elberta
      • Elberta [Benzie County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the west of Averytown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 371 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elberta
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Elberta<6>
    • Beulah [Benzie County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Beulah have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Beulah
      • Beulah [Benzie County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the southwest of Averytown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 345 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beulah
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Beulah<6>
    • Bear Lake [Manistee County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bear Lake
      • Bear Lake [Manistee County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the south of Averytown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 286 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bear Lake
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bear Lake<6>
    • Lake Ann [Benzie County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lake Ann have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lake Ann
      • Lake Ann [Benzie County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the east of Averytown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 271 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lake Ann
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lake Ann<6>
    • Copemish [Manistee County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Copemish
      • Copemish [Manistee County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southeast of Averytown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 193 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Copemish
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Copemish<6>
    • Aral [Benzie County] - Historic
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Aral have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Aral
      • Aral [Benzie County] was located 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the north of Averytown

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

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 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Averytown.

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Michigan

About Benzie County

About Michigan

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Benzie County: www.berriencounty.org/

The official website for State of Michigan: https://www.michigan.gov/

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.
<2>If you're interested in how the shape of Michigan's counties, including Benzie, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<3>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.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Averytown - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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- 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       In this case, the coordinates for Averytown have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>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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