Elizabeth Lake (Waterford, Michigan) facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsElizabeth Lake
|Location||Oakland County, Michigan|
|Basin countries||United States|
|Surface area||363 acres (147 ha)|
|Max. depth||72 ft (22 m)|
|Surface elevation||928 feet (283 m)|
|Settlements||Elizabeth Lake, Michigan Waterford Township|
The lake is located south of Elizabeth Lake Road, north of Cass-Elizabeth Road, east of Cooley Lake Road, and west of Cass Lake Roads. The sand-bottom lake is 363 acres, making it the thirteenth largest lake in Oakland County, Michigan. At its deepest point, the lake is 72 feet deep.
Elizabeth Lake was named for Elizabeth Cass, the wife of Territorial Governor of Michigan Lewis Cass
Elizabeth Lake is surrounded by residential neighborhoods on all sides of the lake, with many varieties of waterfront homes, ranging from 800 square foot to 5,400 square foot homes. The eclectic home styles on Elizabeth Lake include bungalows, Cape Cods, colonial, ranches and split levels. The homes on the lake were built as far back as the 1940s.
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