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Houck, Arizona

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Welcome to Houck ...

Houck is located within the Navajo Nation.

Houck is located in Apache County<1>.

Houck is 6,040 feet [1,841 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the altitude of Houck is about 1¼ mile [or ~1¾ km] above sea level.

Time Zone: Houck lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time

Note: While Houck is in the Mountain Time Zone and observes daylight saving time, the area just to the east is in the Mountain Standard Time Zone (MST) and does not..

Houck is within the (928) area code.

The ZIP code for Houck: 86506<3>

Communities Also Named Houck ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Houck - they are located in Missouri and North Carolina.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Houck.

Communities near Houck ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Houck.

  • Sanders [Apache County]
  • Pine Springs [Apache County]
  • Lupton [Apache County]
  • Chambers [Apache County]
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Oak Springs [Apache County]
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      • Oak Springs [Apache County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the north of Houck
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oak Springs
    • Wide Ruins [Apache County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wide Ruins
      • Wide Ruins [Apache County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northwest of Houck
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wide Ruins
    • Hunters Point [Apache County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hunters Point
      • Hunters Point [Apache County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the north of Houck
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    • Defiance [McKinley County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Defiance
      • Defiance [McKinley County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Houck
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Defiance
    • Klagetoh [Apache County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Klagetoh
      • Klagetoh [Apache County] lies 23 miles [37 km]<4> to the northwest of Houck
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Klagetoh
    • Vanderwagen [McKinley County]

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Houck. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Houck.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Houck. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Houck.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Houck. See our Newspapers Page for Houck.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Houck ...

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

In addition to the Tourism page for Houck, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Houck.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Arizona's counties, including Apache, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Houck - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>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 Houck). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Houck or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Houck) 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 Houck. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Houck

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Houck. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.2829, Longitude: -109.2116    
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






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