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Houghton, City of Houghton, Houghton County, Michigan, United States


Alternative Names:Khauton, Khoton, Khoutun, hatn myshygan, hwtwn, Хаутон, Хотон, Хоутън, هاتن، میشیگان, هوتون
Type:Seat of a second-order administrative division
Mindat.org Region:Houghton Co., Michigan, USA
Region:City of Houghton, Houghton County, Michigan, United States
Latitude:47° 7' 18" N
Longitude:88° 34' 8" W
Lat/Long (dec):47.12187,-88.56901
Köppen climate type:Dfb : Warm-summer humid continental climate
Elevation:196m
Population:7,970 (2017)
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LocalityLatitudeLongitudeDistanceBearing
Houghton, Houghton Co., Michigan, USA47° 7' 16" N88° 34' 9" W0.1km (0.1 miles)
Hancock Mine, Hancock, Houghton Co., Michigan, USA47° 7' 0" N88° 34' 0" W0.6km (0.4 miles)
Sheldon Mine, Sheldon-Columbian Mine, Houghton, Houghton Co., Michigan, USA47° 7' 0" N88° 34' 0" W0.6km (0.4 miles)
Hancock, Houghton Co., Michigan, USA47° 7' 36" N88° 34' 51" W1.1km (0.7 miles)
Ripley, Houghton Co., Michigan, USA47° 7' 35" N88° 33' 13" W1.3km (0.8 miles)
Hurontown, Houghton Co., Michigan, USA47° 6' 36" N88° 34' 26" W1.4km (0.8 miles)
Unnamed Copper Prospect (MRDS - 10291201), Hurontown, Houghton Co., Michigan, USA47° 6' 39" N88° 33' 24" W1.5km (0.9 miles)
Ripley Exploration Prospect, Ripley, Houghton Co., Michigan, USA47° 7' 44" N88° 33' 6" W1.5km (0.9 miles)
Quincy Mine, Hancock, Houghton Co., Michigan, USA47° 8' 12" N88° 34' 30" W1.7km (1.1 miles)
Old Quincy Mine No. 2, Quincy Mine, Hancock, Houghton Co., Michigan, USA47° 8' 7" N88° 34' 47" W1.7km (1.1 miles)
Michigan Tech University Experimental Mine, Pewabic, Houghton Co., Michigan, USA47° 8' 12" N88° 33' 46" W1.7km (1.1 miles)
Mabbs Mine, Houghton, Houghton Co., Michigan, USA47° 6' 41" N88° 33' 6" W1.8km (1.1 miles)
Franklin Mine, Franklin, Houghton Co., Michigan, USA47° 8' 24" N88° 34' 23" W2.0km (1.3 miles)
Pewabic, Houghton Co., Michigan, USA47° 8' 23" N88° 33' 47" W2.1km (1.3 miles)
Pewabic Mine, Pewabic, Houghton Co., Michigan, USA47° 8' 30" N88° 33' 45" W2.3km (1.4 miles)
Unnamed Copper Prospect (MRDS - 10146519), Houghton, Houghton Co., Michigan, USA47° 6' 50" N88° 35' 49" W2.3km (1.4 miles)
Huron Mine (Houghton Mine), Hurontown, Houghton Co., Michigan, USA47° 6' 0" N88° 34' 0" W2.4km (1.5 miles)
Naumkeag Mine, Houghton, Houghton Co., Michigan, USA47° 6' 42" N88° 35' 53" W2.5km (1.5 miles)
Isle Royale Mines, Houghton, Houghton Co., Michigan, USA47° 5' 50" N88° 34' 48" W2.8km (1.8 miles)
Douglass Copper Mine, Ripley, Houghton Co., Michigan, USA47° 8' 20" N88° 32' 26" W2.9km (1.8 miles)
Dodgeville, Houghton Co., Michigan, USA47° 5' 38" N88° 34' 52" W3.2km (2.0 miles)
Franklin, Houghton Co., Michigan, USA47° 8' 49" N88° 32' 51" W3.2km (2.0 miles)
Concord Mine, Ripley, Houghton Co., Michigan, USA47° 8' 34" N88° 32' 9" W3.4km (2.1 miles)
Douglass Houghton Exploration Prospect, Dodgeville, Houghton Co., Michigan, USA47° 5' 39" N88° 35' 31" W3.5km (2.2 miles)
Dodgeville Pit and Mill, Dodgeville, Houghton Co., Michigan, USA47° 5' 25" N88° 35' 5" W3.7km (2.3 miles)
Sturgeon Clay Pit, Houghton Co., Michigan, USA47° 6' 44" N88° 37' 9" W4.0km (2.5 miles)
Pacific Exploration prospect, Atlantic Mine, Houghton Co., Michigan, USA47° 6' 19" N88° 37' 0" W4.1km (2.5 miles)
Pontiac Exploration prospect, Pewabic, Houghton Co., Michigan, USA47° 9' 34" N88° 33' 45" W4.2km (2.6 miles)
Houghton County Road Commission Pit (MRDS - 10145994), Superior, Houghton Co., Michigan, USA47° 5' 15" N88° 36' 4" W4.5km (2.8 miles)
Houghton Exploration prospect, Superior, Houghton Co., Michigan, USA47° 4' 51" N88° 35' 24" W4.8km (3.0 miles)

Minerals recorded nearby (within 4.8 km)

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Grace United Methodist ChurchChurch47° 7' 19" N88° 34' 0" W0.2km (0.1 miles)
Trinity Episcopal Church Historical MarkerPark47° 7' 14" N88° 34' 14" W0.2km (0.1 miles)
Houghton County CourthouseBuilding(s)47° 7' 13" N88° 34' 8" W0.2km (0.1 miles)
Houghton County Historical MarkerPark47° 7' 13" N88° 34' 9" W0.2km (0.1 miles)
Houghton County Courthouse Historical MarkerPark47° 7' 13" N88° 34' 9" W0.2km (0.1 miles)
Grace Methodist Church Historical MarkerPark47° 7' 18" N88° 34' 0" W0.2km (0.1 miles)
Trinity Episcopal ChurchChurch47° 7' 14" N88° 34' 14" W0.2km (0.1 miles)
Houghton County Sheriff's OfficeBuilding(s)47° 7' 12" N88° 34' 7" W0.2km (0.1 miles)
Travelodge HoughtonHotel47° 7' 18" N88° 34' 18" W0.2km (0.1 miles)
Houghton Police DepartmentBuilding(s)47° 7' 19" N88° 33' 57" W0.2km (0.1 miles)

Regions in mindat.org that contain this locality

RegionType
North America PlateTectonic Plate
USACountry
Michigan, USAState
Houghton Co., Michigan, USACounty
Keweenaw Peninsula, Michigan, USAPeninsula

Regions in GADM Database

RegionGADM number
United States, Michigan, Lake Superior244.23.1275.0.0.0
 
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