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Welcome to Duffield ...

Duffield is located in Genesee County<1>.

Duffield is 780 feet [238 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Duffield lies within the (989) area code.

Communities Also Named Duffield ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 5 communities that are also named Duffield - they are located in Alberta, Colorado, Maryland, Pennsylvania and Virginia.

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

Communities near Duffield ...

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

  • Flint
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    • Flint lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the northeast of Duffield.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 94,968 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Flint
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Flint<4>
  • Burton
  • Owosso
  • Fenton
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    • Fenton lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the southeast of Duffield.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,374 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fenton have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fenton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fenton<4>
  • Flushing
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    • Flushing lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the north of Duffield.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,840 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Flushing have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Flushing
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Flushing<4>
  • Grand Blanc
  • Holly
  • Swartz Creek
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    • Swartz Creek lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the northeast of Duffield.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,491 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Swartz Creek have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Swartz Creek
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Swartz Creek<4>
  • Linden
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    • Linden lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the southeast of Duffield.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,954 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Linden have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Linden
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Linden<4>
  • Corunna
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    • Corunna lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the west of Duffield.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,320 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Corunna have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Corunna
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Corunna<4>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Duffield ...

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

Adding Duffield to Our Gazetteer ...

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

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Duffield was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Duffield on a map titled Rand McNally Rand McNally Map of Michigan (1911).

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

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

The official website for Genesee County: www.co.genesee.mi.us/

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 Genesee, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Duffield - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Duffield) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Duffield. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from DuffieldOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Duffield. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.9271, Longitude: -83.9101    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>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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