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Welcome to Zilwaukee city ...

Zilwaukee city is located in Saginaw County<1>.

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

While we don't have a date for the founding of Zilwaukee city, you might consider that their post office opened  in 1851.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Zilwaukee city has a population of 1,528 people<3> (see below for details).

Zilwaukee city is 580 feet [177 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Zilwaukee city lies within the (989) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Zilwaukee city had an population of 1,528 people. This is a decrease of 7.84% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 15.06% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Zilwaukee city had a population of 1,658 people. This makes Zilwaukee city the county's 5th most populous community.

The population of Zilwaukee city represents 0.02% of the total population of Michigan (which has 9,883,640 people), making it the state's 282nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,658 people, the population of Zilwaukee city decreased 7.84% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,799 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Zilwaukee city.

Communities near Zilwaukee city ...

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

  • Midland
    (18 miles [29 km] to the northwest)
  • Bay City
    (8 miles [12.9 km] to the north)
  • Frankenmuth
    (13 miles [20.9 km] to the southeast)
  • Essexville
    (9 miles [14.5 km] to the northeast)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Essexville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Essexville is located in Bay County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,244 people
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Essexville
    • Jump to a Google Map centered on Essexville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Essexville <5>
  • Vassar
    (18 miles [29 km] to the southeast)
  • Auburn
    (11 miles [17.7 km] to the northwest)
  • Saint Charles
    (16 miles [25.7 km] to the southwest)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saint Charles have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Saint Charles is located in Saginaw County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,886 people
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saint Charles
    • Jump to a Google Map centered on Saint Charles
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saint Charles <5>
  • Birch Run
    (17 miles [27.4 km] to the southeast)
  • Reese
    (11 miles [17.7 km] to the east)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Reese have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Reese is located in Saginaw County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,366 people
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Reese
    • Jump to a Google Map centered on Reese
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Reese <5>
  • Fairgrove
    (19 miles [30.6 km] to the east)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fairgrove have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Fairgrove is located in Tuscola County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 528 people
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fairgrove
    • Jump to a Google Map centered on Fairgrove
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fairgrove <5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Zilwaukee city ...

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

Adding Zilwaukee city to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Zilwaukee city in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

From our notes, the earliest published mention we've found for Zilwaukee city was on a map titled Road Map for Michigan (from Shell Oil, 1956).

We also found Zilwaukee city in the book titled .<6> From that list, the Zilwaukee city post office opened in 1851.

For more details, see References and Mentions for Zilwaukee city.

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

The official website for Saginaw County: www.saginawcounty.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 Saginaw, 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 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 Zilwaukee city.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Zilwaukee city - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<6>A copy of their list with background information can be found at:

      https://cblevins.github.io/us-post-offices/data-biography/




 

 

 

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