Village of Grosse Pointe Shores, Michigan
Welcome to Grosse Pointe Shores ...
The city of Grosse Pointe Shores is primarily located in Wayne County. A portion of Grosse Pointe Shores extends into Macomb County.
A typical abbreviation for Grosse Pointe Shores: Grosse Pte. Shrs.
From the 2010 Census (the most recent Census number we have), Grosse Pointe Shores had a population of 3,008 people.<1> (see below for details).
Grosse Pointe Shores is 570 feet [174 m] above sea level.<2>.
Time Zone: Grosse Pointe Shores lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Communities near Grosse Pointe Shores ...
The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if driven.<3>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Grosse Pointe Shores.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.
- We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Grosse Pointe Shores. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
- Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Grosse Pointe Shores. 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 Grosse Pointe Shores.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Grosse Pointe Shores:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Grosse Pointe Shores ...
Looking for more information about Grosse Pointe Shores? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Grosse Pointe Shores, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Grosse Pointe Shores.
Search for Local Businesses ...
Google's 'Search-by-Location' has proven to be a useful tool by people who planned visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Grosse Pointe Shores. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.
Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.
If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.