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Boon, Michigan
Location within Wexford County
Location within Wexford County
Boon, Michigan is located in Michigan
Boon, Michigan
Boon, Michigan
Location in Michigan
Boon, Michigan is located in the United States
Boon, Michigan
Boon, Michigan
Location in the United States
Country United States
State Michigan
County Wexford
Township Boon
 • Total 1.76 sq mi (4.56 km2)
 • Land 1.76 sq mi (4.56 km2)
 • Water 0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
1,378 ft (420 m)
 • Total 167
 • Density 94.9/sq mi (36.6/km2)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code(s)
Area code(s) 231
GNIS feature ID 1619282

Boon is an unincorporated community and census-designated place (CDP) in Wexford County in the U.S. state of Michigan. The community is located within Boon Township. At the 2010 census, the CDP had a population of 167.

As an unincorporated community, Boon has no legal autonomy of its own but does have its own post office with the 49618 ZIP Code.


Boon was first settled as early as 1888 as a station on the Toledo, Ann Arbor, and Northern Michigan Railroad. The community was platted in 1889 and received its first office on December 19, 1899.

The community of Boon was listed as a newly-organized census-designated place for the 2010 census, meaning it now has officially defined boundaries and population statistics for the first time.


According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the community has an area of 1.76 square miles (4.56 km2), all land.

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