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Eastport, Michigan
Location within Antrim County
Location within Antrim County
Eastport, Michigan is located in Michigan
Eastport, Michigan
Eastport, Michigan
Location in Michigan
Eastport, Michigan is located in the United States
Eastport, Michigan
Eastport, Michigan
Location in the United States
Country United States
State Michigan
County Antrim County
Township Torch Lake
Settled 1863
 • Total 2.00 sq mi (5.2 km2)
 • Land 2.00 sq mi (5.2 km2)
 • Water 0.008 sq mi (0.02 km2)
607 ft (185 m)
 • Total 218
 • Density 109/sq mi (42/km2)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code(s)
Area code(s) 231
FIPS code 26-24300
GNIS feature ID 625301

Eastport is an unincorporated community and census-designated place (CDP) in Torch Lake Township, Antrim County, in the U.S. state of Michigan. The population was 218 at the 2010 census.

The community of Eastport 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.


The community is located in northern Michigan between Grand Traverse Bay of Lake Michigan and the northern end of Torch Lake. U.S. Highway 31 (US 31) runs through the center of the community, intersecting state highway M-88. US 31 leads north 17 miles (27 km) to Charlevoix and 34 miles (55 km) north to Petoskey, and it leads south 16 miles (26 km) to Elk Rapids and 33 miles (53 km) to Traverse City. M-88 leads southeast 26 miles (42 km) to Mancelona.

According to the United States Census Bureau, the Eastport CDP has a total area of 2.0 square miles (5.2 km2), of which 0.008 square miles (0.02 km2), or 0.35%, is water.

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