A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Welcome to Plymouth ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Plymouth has a population of 9,154 people<2> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Plymouth.
Plymouth is 720 feet [219 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Plymouth lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Plymouth lies within the (734) area code.
The ZIP code for Plymouth: 48170<4>
Websites for Plymouth ...
Official Website: www.ci.plymouth.mi.us/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Plymouth had an population of 9,154 people. This is an increase of 0.24% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 1.46% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Plymouth had a population of 9,132 people. This makes Plymouth the county's 27th most populous community.
The population of Plymouth represents 0.09% of the population of Michigan (which has 9,883,640 people), making it the state's 100th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 9,132 people, the population of Plymouth increased 1.22% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 9,022 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Plymouth.
Adding Plymouth 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 Plymouth 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 Plymouth elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Plymouth on a Rand McNally Map of Michigan (1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Plymouth on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Plymouth ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Michigan communities named Plymouth: This one is located in Wayne County and the other is located in Gogebic County.
Beyond Michigan, there are 38 communities that are also named Plymouth - they are located in Arkansas, California, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa (3), Kansas (3), Maine, Massachusetts, Minnesota, Mississippi (2), Missouri, Nebraska, New Brunswick, New Hampshire, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Nova Scotia (2), Ohio (3), Pennsylvania, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Plymouth.
Communities near Plymouth ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Plymouth.
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 Plymouth. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Plymouth.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Plymouth. 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 Plymouth.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Plymouth. Our list includes 5 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Plymouth.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Plymouth ...
Looking for more information about Plymouth? 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 Plymouth, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Plymouth.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Plymouth: www.ci.plymouth.mi.us/
The official website for Wayne County: www.waynecounty.com/
The official website for State of Michigan: https://www.michigan.gov/
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This page was last modified: 25 Feb 2021