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Welcome to Drake ...

Drake is located in Mohave County.

Drake is 2,500 feet [762 m] above sea level.<1> In other words, the elevation of Drake is about ½ mile above sea level.

Time Zone: Drake lies in the Mountain Standard Time Zone (MST) and does not observe daylight saving time

Note: If you leave Drake and travel west, you will leave Mountain Standard Time and cross into the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT). In addition, you will be moving from an area that does not observe daylight saving time to one that does.

Drake is located in the (928) area code.

We know of 16 communities that are also named Drake. Our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Drake contains a list of those communities.

Population Details ...

While we we don't have population counts for Drake, we do have some information about the surrounding area on the Census Page for Drake.

Communities near Drake ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if driven.<2>.

Community   2013<3>
Population
Change
Since 2010
DirectionDistance
Cedar   [Map]     ---   SE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Cerbat   [Map]     ---   N   18 miles [29 km]
Franconia   [Map]     ---   S   22 miles [35.4 km]
Golden Valley   [Map]     ---   NW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Kingman   [Map]     28,393+1.16%   N   13 miles [20.9 km]
McConnico   [Map]     ---   N   7 miles [11.3 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Drake.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We've added two new sections to our Genealogy Helper Page for Drake.

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Drake. Our list includes the location of each cemetery, with the ability to see a Google satellite image of the cemetery.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Drake. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' is a very useful tool for people who might be planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Drake. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
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RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

If you haven't already, you should also register your business through the Bing Business Portal.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Drake. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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The Panormaio website contains photo collections that might contain pictures for the area around Drake:

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Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Drake - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that stretches from Drake. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, private property - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Drake) to Point B.

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<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Drake.

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<4>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Drake.



 
 
 

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