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Welcome to Amiret ...

Amiret is located in Lyon County<1>.

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

Amiret is 1,270 feet [387 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Amiret lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

The area code for Amiret: (507)

Adding Amiret 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 Amiret 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 Amiret elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

Communities near Amiret ...

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

  • Marshall [Lyon County]
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    • Marshall [Lyon County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Amiret
    • Estimated population in 2019: 13,487 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Marshall<5>
  • Tracy [Lyon County]
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    • Tracy [Lyon County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Amiret
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,077 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tracy have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tracy<5>
  • Walnut Grove [Redwood County]
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    • Walnut Grove [Redwood County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Amiret
    • Estimated population in 2019: 806 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Walnut Grove have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Walnut Grove<5>
  • Balaton [Lyon County]
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    • Balaton [Lyon County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Amiret
    • Estimated population in 2019: 624 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Balaton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Balaton<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Lynd [Lyon County]
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      • Lynd [Lyon County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Amiret
      • Estimated population in 2019: 466 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lynd have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lynd<5>
    • Ghent [Lyon County]
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      • Ghent [Lyon County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Amiret
      • Estimated population in 2019: 366 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ghent have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ghent<5>
    • Russell [Lyon County]
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      • Russell [Lyon County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the west of Amiret
      • Estimated population in 2019: 342 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Russell have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Vesta [Redwood County]
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      • Vesta [Redwood County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northeast of Amiret
      • Estimated population in 2019: 296 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Vesta have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Milroy [Redwood County]
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      • Milroy [Redwood County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Amiret
      • Estimated population in 2019: 237 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Milroy<5>
    • Currie [Murray County]
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      • Currie [Murray County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the south of Amiret
      • Estimated population in 2019: 216 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Currie have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Currie
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Currie<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 Amiret. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Amiret.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Amiret ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Lyon County

About Minnesota

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Lyon County: www.lyonco.org/

The official website for State of Minnesota: https://mn.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Minnesota's counties, including Lyon, 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>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Amiret - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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- Amiret) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Amiret. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.3166, Longitude: -95.6970       In this case, the coordinates for Amiret have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>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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