Hermansville, Michigan

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Hermansville, Michigan
Looking east at downtown Hermansville
Looking east at downtown Hermansville
Hermansville, Michigan is located in Michigan
Hermansville, Michigan
Hermansville, Michigan
Location within the state of Michigan
Coordinates: 45°39′53″N 87°45′6″W / 45.66472°N 87.75167°W / 45.66472; -87.75167Coordinates: 45°39′53″N 87°45′6″W / 45.66472°N 87.75167°W / 45.66472; -87.75167
CountryUnited States
StateMichigan
CountyMenominee
Time zoneUTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code
49847
Area code(s)906
DesignatedSeptember 17, 1974

Hermansville is an unincorporated community in the Meyer Township of Menominee County in the U.S. state of Michigan.[1] It formed around the defunct Wisconsin Land & Lumber Company as a company town . The company's former headquarters is open as the IXL Historical Museum. U.S. Route 2 passes through the north edge of the community.

Hermansville was established in 1878. The community was named for the son of the original owner of the town site.[2]

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  1. ^ "Hermansville, Michigan". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey.
  2. ^ Chicago and North Western Railway Company (1908). A History of the Origin of the Place Names Connected with the Chicago & North Western and Chicago, St. Paul, Minneapolis & Omaha Railways. p. 83.