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Lupton, Arizona

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Welcome to Lupton ...

Lupton is located within the Navajo Nation.

Lupton is located in Apache County<1>.

Lupton is 6,180 feet [1,884 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the altitude of Lupton is about 1¼ mile [or ~1¾ km] above sea level.

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

Note: If you travel west from Lupton, you will leave Mountain Time and cross into the Mountain Standard Time Zone (MST). In addition, you will be moving from an area that observes daylight saving time to one that does not.

Lupton is located in the (928) area code.

The ZIP code for Lupton: 86508<3>

Adding Lupton to Our Gazetteer ...

As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.

We originally found mention of Lupton in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, we also found mention of Lupton elsewhere: The earliest map where we found it was on a .

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Lupton on our Genealogy Page.

Communities Also Named Lupton ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 6 communities that are also named Lupton - they are located in Alabama, Colorado, Kentucky, Michigan, North Carolina and Tennessee.

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

Communities near Lupton ...

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

  • Allentown [Apache County]
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    • Allentown [Apache County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the southwest of Lupton
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  • Oak Springs [Apache County]
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    • Oak Springs [Apache County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Lupton
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  • Houck [Apache County]
  • Defiance [McKinley County]
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    • Defiance [McKinley County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Lupton
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    • Hunters Point [Apache County]
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      • Hunters Point [Apache County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the north of Lupton
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    • Pine Springs [Apache County]
    • Vanderwagen [McKinley County]
    • Sanders [Apache County]
    • Red Rock [McKinley County]
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      • Red Rock [McKinley County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northeast of Lupton
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    • Tse Bonito [McKinley County]
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      • Tse Bonito [McKinley County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<4> to the north of Lupton
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tse Bonito have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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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 Lupton. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Lupton.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Lupton. 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 Lupton.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Lupton ...

Looking for more information about Lupton? 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 Lupton, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Lupton.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Arizona

About Apache County

About Arizona

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Apache County:

The official website for State of Arizona:

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 Lupton - 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 Lupton). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Lupton 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 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Lupton) to Point B.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lupton. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.3540, Longitude: -109.0533    
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<6>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.






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