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Welcome to Lake Linden ...

The village of Lake Linden is located in the western region of Michigan's Upper Peninsula (UP).

Lake Linden is located in Houghton County.

A typical abbreviation for Lake Linden: Lk. Linden

From the  Census Estimates for 2016, Lake Linden has a population of 993 people<1> (see below for details).

The community of Lake Linden is 610 feet [186 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The telephone area code for Lake Linden: (906)

The ZIP code for Lake Linden: 49945<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Lake Linden had a population of 1,007 people. This makes Lake Linden the county's 4th most populous community.

The population of Lake Linden represents 0.01% of the population of Michigan (which has 9,883,640 people), making it the state's 354th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,007 people, the population of Lake Linden decreased 6.85% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,081 people).

Taken from the 2016 Census Estimates, Lake Linden had an population of 993 people. This is a decrease of 1.39% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 8.14% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Lake Linden.

Communities near Lake Linden ...

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 you drove.<4>.

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Ahmeek   [Map]   148   N   7 miles [11.3 km]
Allouez   [Map]   ---   N   6 miles [9.7 km]
Calumet   [Map]   706   NW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Copper City   [Map]   187   N   6 miles [9.7 km]
Dollar Bay   [Map]   ---   SW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Hancock   [Map]   4,586   SW   10 miles [16.1 km]

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

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 Lake Linden. 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 Lake Linden. 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 Lake Linden.

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

Websites for Lake Linden ...

Official Website: www.lakelinden.net/

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Lake Linden ...

Looking for more information about Lake Linden? 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 Lake Linden, 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 Lake Linden.

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) Lake Linden. 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.

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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.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Lake Linden: www.lakelinden.net/

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



Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Lake Linden.

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

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<3>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a village (such as Lake Linden). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Lake Linden or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance beginning in Lake Linden. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Lake Linden) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Lake Linden. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Lake Linden

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lake Linden. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.1938, Longitude: -88.4054     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Lake Linden have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Lake Linden.