A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada

Hazel, Michigan
(Iron County)

Nearby Census Genealogy
Cemeteries Tidbits &
Other MI

The location of Hazel

Welcome to Hazel ...

Hazel is located in the western region of Michigan's Upper Peninsula (UP).

Hazel is located in Iron County.

The location of Hazel has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Hazel is 1,530 feet [466 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Note: If you travel east from Hazel, you will leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).

The area code for Hazel: (906)

Communities near Hazel ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Hazel and not the distance if you drove.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Alpha   [Map]   135   E   18 miles [29 km]
Caspian   [Map]   851   SE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Gaastra   [Map]   325   SE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Gibbs City - Historic   [Map]   ---   N   5 miles [8 km]
Iron River   [Map]   2,843   SE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Mineral Hills   [Map]   ---   SE   5 miles [8 km]

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

Communities Also Named Hazel ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Michigan communities named Hazel: This one is located in Iron County and the other is located in Houghton County.

Beyond Michigan, there are 16 communities that are also named Hazel - they are located in Idaho, Kentucky (2), Louisiana, Manitoba, Minnesota, Mississippi, New York, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, Washington and West Virginia.

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

See 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 Hazel. 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 Hazel. 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 Hazel.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Hazel ...

Looking for more information about Hazel? 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.

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Michigan

About Iron County

About Michigan

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Iron County:

The official website for State of Michigan:

Footnotes ...

<1>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.

- Return to Citation

<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Hazel - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

- Return to Citation

<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Hazel) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Hazel. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 46.1480, Longitude: -88.7446     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Hazel have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

- Return to Citation

<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Hazel.

- Return to Citation






Sitemap Privacy
of Use



Copyright 2019
All Rights Reserved

Please keep in mind that we can not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of the information on this website, so use with care. We encourage you to double-check the information that is critical to you.

If you've found an error or have additional information that you would like to share, please don't hesitate to write. Click here to contact us.

This page was last modified: 22 Jun 2019