South Boardman

Proud to offer excavation services in the South Boardman, Michigan Community!

At avery excavating, we offer a full scope of earthwork and site utility services. This allows our customers the simplicity of working with just one contractor.

Call us today at (231) 631-0034

South Boardman, Michigan

South Boardman is an unincorporated community and census-designated place (CDP) in Kalkaska County in the U.S. state of Michigan. At the 2010 census, the CDP had a population of 536. South Boardman is located within Boardman Township.

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According to the United States Census Bureau, the community has an area of 3.34 square miles (8.65 km2), of which 3.29 square miles (8.52 km2) is land and 0.05 square miles (0.13 km2) (1.50%) is water. It is approximately 8 miles (13 km) southwest of Kalkaska along U.S. Route 131. South Boardman has its own post office with the 49680 ZIP Code.

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The Grand Rapids and Indiana Railroad was built through the area and platted South Boardman at the juncture of the rail line with the south branch of the Boardman River. Hamilton Stone bought the plat and with associates began operations in 1874, building a depot and hotel. A post office was established in June 1875. The community of South Boardman 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 CDP is organized for statistical purposes only and has no legal status as an incorporated municipality.



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Kyle Avery Riegle, owner of Avery Excavating, has well over 15 years of leading excavation experience from small residential projects, to multi-million dollar underground utilities renovations. Working as an equipment operator, supervisor and job foreman overseeing many projects over the last decade, Avery Excavating has the experience you demand. The highest quality standards and special attention to your customer service experience make us hands down the best excavating company in Northern Michigan and Grand Traverse County.

“I always loved Tonka toys! My dad built me a sand box when I was about 2 years old and it was always my favorite place to play with all of my tonka trucks. When we moved to Michigan when I was 4 years old I had a “full range” mini sand pit behind our garage.

Why Choose Us


At Avery Excavating, we offer the full scope of excavation services from underground utility installation to road building to boulder retaining wall construction.

Contact us today to schedule a complimentary on-site consultation. We’ll personally visit the site, assess the project, and send you a proposal.

We are serious about meeting construction deadlines and will schedule the equipment and manpower necessary to deliver a finished product, on-time, and with great attention to detail.

Standard Services Typically Include

Excavation, Site Balancing, and Earthwork

Land Clearing, Forest Mulching, Site Demolition

Underground Utility Installation

Retaining Walls, Rock Gardens, and Natural Landscaping

Road Building, Driveway Construction + Repair

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