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Welcome to Temperance ...

Temperance is located in Monroe County<1>.

Temperance is 620 feet [189 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The telephone area code for Temperance: (734)

The ZIP code for Temperance: 48182<3>

Communities Also Named Temperance ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Temperance - they are located in Georgia, Kentucky and South Carolina.

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

Communities near Temperance ...

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

  • Toledo [Lucas County]
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    • Toledo [Lucas County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the south of Temperance
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 271,455 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Toledo
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Toledo<5>
  • Perrysburg [Wood County]
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    • Perrysburg [Wood County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the south of Temperance
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 21,709 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Perrysburg have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Perrysburg<5>
  • Oregon [Lucas County]
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    • Oregon [Lucas County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Temperance
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 20,016 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oregon have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oregon
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oregon<5>
  • Sylvania [Lucas County]
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    • Sylvania [Lucas County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Temperance
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 19,515 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sylvania have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sylvania<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Monroe [Monroe County]
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      • Monroe [Monroe County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Temperance
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 19,327 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Monroe<5>
    • Maumee [Lucas County]
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      • Maumee [Lucas County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the south of Temperance
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 13,605 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Maumee have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Maumee<5>
    • Rossford [Wood County]
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      • Rossford [Wood County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the south of Temperance
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,595 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rossford have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rossford<5>
    • Northwood [Wood County]
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      • Northwood [Wood County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the south of Temperance
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,457 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Northwood have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Northwood<5>
    • Dundee [Monroe County]
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      • Dundee [Monroe County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the north of Temperance
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,687 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dundee have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dundee
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dundee<5>
    • Ottawa Hills [Lucas County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ottawa Hills
      • Ottawa Hills [Lucas County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Temperance
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,534 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ottawa Hills have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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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 Temperance. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Temperance.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Temperance ...

Looking for more information about Temperance? 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 Temperance, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Temperance.

Adding Temperance to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Temperance 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 Temperance was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Michigan

About Monroe County

About Michigan

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Monroe County: www.co.monroe.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 Monroe, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Temperance - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<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 community (such as Temperance). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Temperance or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Temperance) 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 Temperance. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from TemperanceOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Temperance. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.7794, Longitude: -83.5688    
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<6>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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