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Tonalea, Arizona

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Welcome to Tonalea ...

Tonalea is located within the Navajo Nation.

Tonalea is located in Coconino County<1>.

Tonalea is 5,650 feet [1,722 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the elevation of Tonalea is about 1 mile [or ~1¾ km] above sea level.

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

Tonalea is located in the (928) area code.

The ZIP code for Tonalea: 86044<3>

Communities near Tonalea ...

We have created a list of 8 communities that are near Tonalea.

  • Kaibito [Coconino County]
  • Tuba City [Coconino County]
  • Moenkopi [Coconino County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Moenkopi
    • Moenkopi [Coconino County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<4> to the southwest of Tonalea
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  • Moenave [Coconino County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Moenave
    • Moenave [Coconino County] lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<4> to the southwest of Tonalea
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  • Continue List   (4 more) ...
    • Shonto [Navajo County]
    • Hotevilla [Navajo County]
    • Kykotsmovi Village [Navajo County]
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      • Kykotsmovi Village [Navajo County] lies 36 miles [57.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Tonalea
      • Kykotsmovi Village has also been known as:
      • K-Town
      • New Oraibi
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kykotsmovi Village
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kykotsmovi Village<5>
    • Cameron [Coconino County]

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

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

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Tonalea ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Tonalea. 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 Coconino, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Tonalea - 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 Tonalea). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Tonalea 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' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Tonalea) 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 Tonalea. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Tonalea

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Tonalea. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.3249, Longitude: -110.9535    
<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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