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Welcome to Cedar River ...

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

Cedar River is located in Menominee County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Cedar River: Cedar Riv.

Cedar River is 580 feet [177 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Cedar River is located in the (906) area code.

Adding Cedar River to Our Gazetteer ...

As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.

We originally found mention of Cedar River in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, we also found mention of Cedar River elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

Communities near Cedar River ...

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

  • Liberty Grove [Door County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Liberty Grove
    • Liberty Grove [Door County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Cedar River
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,757 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Liberty Grove have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Liberty Grove
  • Gibraltar [Door County]
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    • Gibraltar [Door County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the south of Cedar River
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,039 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gibraltar have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gibraltar
  • Sister Bay [Door County]
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    • Sister Bay [Door County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southeast of Cedar River
    • Estimated population in 2019: 935 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sister Bay have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sister Bay
  • Stephenson [Menominee County]
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    • Stephenson [Menominee County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the west of Cedar River
    • Estimated population in 2019: 826 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.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stephenson
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Stephenson<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Wagner [Marinette County]
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      • Wagner [Marinette County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the west of Cedar River
      • Estimated population in 2019: 684 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wagner have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wagner
    • Ephraim [Door County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ephraim
      • Ephraim [Door County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southeast of Cedar River
      • Estimated population in 2019: 280 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.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ephraim
    • Daggett [Menominee County]
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      • Daggett [Menominee County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the west of Cedar River
      • Estimated population in 2019: 244 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.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Daggett
    • Carney [Menominee County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Carney
      • Carney [Menominee County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Cedar River
      • Estimated population in 2019: 182 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Carney
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Carney<5>
    • Ingalls [Menominee County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ingalls
      • Ingalls [Menominee County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the west of Cedar River
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ingalls have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ingalls
    • Wallace [Menominee County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wallace
      • Wallace [Menominee County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Cedar River
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wallace have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wallace
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wallace<5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Cedar River ...

Looking for more information about Cedar River? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Cedar River, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Cedar River.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Michigan

About Menominee County

About Michigan

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Cedar River. 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 Cedar River - 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Cedar River) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Cedar River. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.4111, Longitude: -87.3546       In this case, the coordinates for Cedar River 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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