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Welcome to Amberg ...

Amberg is located in Marinette County<1>.

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

Amberg is 890 feet [271 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Note: If you leave Amberg and travel east, you will leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).

Communities Also Named Amberg ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Amberg - it's located in Virginia.

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

Communities near Amberg ...

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

  • Niagara [Marinette County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Niagara
    • Niagara [Marinette County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the north of Amberg
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,535 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Niagara have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Niagara
  • Crivitz [Marinette County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Crivitz
    • Crivitz [Marinette County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the south of Amberg
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 938 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Crivitz have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Crivitz
  • Stephenson [Menominee County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stephenson
    • Stephenson [Menominee County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the east of Amberg
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 818 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stephenson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stephenson
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Stephenson<5>
  • Wausaukee [Marinette County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wausaukee
    • Wausaukee [Marinette County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the south of Amberg
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 552 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wausaukee have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wausaukee
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Daggett [Menominee County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Daggett
      • Daggett [Menominee County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the east of Amberg
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 242 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Daggett have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Daggett
    • Athelstane [Marinette County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Athelstane
      • Athelstane [Marinette County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the southwest of Amberg
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Athelstane
    • Pembine [Marinette County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pembine
      • Pembine [Marinette County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the north of Amberg
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pembine
    • Sweetheart City [Marinette County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sweetheart City
      • Sweetheart City [Marinette County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the south of Amberg
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sweetheart City
    • Banat [Menominee County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Banat
      • Banat [Menominee County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the east of Amberg
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Banat
    • Kells [Menominee County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kells
      • Kells [Menominee County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the east of Amberg
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kells have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kells

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Amberg ...

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

Adding Amberg to Our Gazetteer ...

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

We also found Amberg on a map titled Shell Oil Road Map for Wisconsin (1956).

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

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About Marinette County

About Wisconsin

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

The official website for Marinette County: www.marinettecounty.com/

The official website for State of Wisconsin: https://www.wisconsin.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Wisconsin's counties, including Marinette, 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 Amberg - 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- Amberg) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Amberg. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.5030, Longitude: -87.9937       In this case, the coordinates for Amberg 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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