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Welcome to Keams Canyon ...

Keams Canyon is located within the Hopi Nation.

Keams Canyon is located in Navajo County.

A typical abbreviation for Keams Canyon: Keams Cyn. (or less commonly used: Keams Canyn. or Keams Cnyn.)

See our Genealogy Helper Page for Keams Canyon for more information about variations on the name of Keams Canyon.

Keams Canyon is 6,180 feet [1,884 m] above sea level.<1> In other words, the elevation of Keams Canyon is about 1¼ mile [or ~1¾ km] above sea level.

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

Note: If you travel east from Keams Canyon, you will leave Mountain Standard Time and cross into the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT). In addition, you will be moving from an area that does not observe daylight saving time to one that does.

Keams Canyon is located in the (928) area code.

The ZIP code for Keams Canyon: 86034<2>

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Keams Canyon ...

Looking for more information about Keams Canyon? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Keams Canyon? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Keams Canyon, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Keams Canyon.

Population Details ...

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

Communities near Keams Canyon ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Keams Canyon and not the distance if you drove.<3>.

Community   DirectionDistance
First Mesa   [Map]     W   10 miles [16.1 km]
Jeddito   [Map]     SE   4 miles [6.4 km]
Low Mountain   [Map]     NE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Pinon   [Map]     N   20 miles [32.2 km]
Polacca   [Map]     W   10 miles [16.1 km]
Second Mesa   [Map]     W   17 miles [27.4 km]

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Keams Canyon.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Keams Canyon:

Search for Local Businesses ...

People have found Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when 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) Keams Canyon. 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
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
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AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

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 Keams Canyon. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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The Panormaio photo collection may have pictures for the area around Keams Canyon:

Footnotes ...

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

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<2>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Keams Canyon). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Keams Canyon or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that starts at Keams Canyon. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, private property - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Keams Canyon) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Keams Canyon. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Keams Canyon

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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 Keams Canyon.


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