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Welcome to Whittemore ...

The city of Whittemore is located in Iosco County<1>.

The location of Whittemore has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Whittemore has a population of 377 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Whittemore.

Whittemore is 770 feet [235 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Whittemore is within the (989) area code.

The ZIP code for Whittemore: 48770<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Whittemore had an population of 377 people. This is a decrease of 1.82% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 20.8% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Whittemore had a population of 384 people. This makes Whittemore the county's 3rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 384 people, the population of Whittemore decreased 19.33% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 476 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Whittemore.

Communities Also Named Whittemore ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Whittemore - they are located in Florida, Iowa and New York.

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

Communities near Whittemore ...

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

  • East Tawas [Iosco County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East Tawas
    • East Tawas [Iosco County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the east of Whittemore
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,721 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Tawas
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for East Tawas<7>
  • Tawas City [Iosco County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tawas City
    • Tawas City [Iosco County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the east of Whittemore
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,782 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tawas City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tawas City<7>
  • Standish [Arenac County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Standish
    • Standish [Arenac County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the southwest of Whittemore
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,388 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Standish have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Standish
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Standish<7>
  • Au Gres [Arenac County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Au Gres
    • Au Gres [Arenac County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the southeast of Whittemore
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 833 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Au Gres
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Au Gres<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Sterling [Arenac County]
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      • Sterling [Arenac County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the southwest of Whittemore
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 498 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sterling have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sterling
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sterling<7>
    • Omer [Arenac County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Omer
      • Omer [Arenac County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the south of Whittemore
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 288 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Omer have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Omer
    • Prescott [Ogemaw County]
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      • Prescott [Ogemaw County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the southwest of Whittemore
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 253 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Prescott have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Prescott
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Prescott<7>
    • Twining [Arenac County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Twining
      • Twining [Arenac County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the south of Whittemore
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 168 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Twining have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Twining
    • Turner [Arenac County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Turner
      • Turner [Arenac County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the south of Whittemore
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 102 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Turner have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Turner
    • White Rock [Iosco County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for White Rock
      • White Rock [Iosco County] was located 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the east of Whittemore
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for White Rock have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.

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 Whittemore. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Whittemore.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Whittemore ...

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

Adding Whittemore to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

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

The official website for Iosco County: www.iosco.m33access.com/

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 Iosco, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Whittemore.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Whittemore - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>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 city (such as Whittemore). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Whittemore or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Whittemore) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Whittemore. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from WhittemoreOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Whittemore. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.2331, Longitude: -83.8028       In this case, the coordinates for Whittemore have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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