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Welcome to Acres Green ...

Acres Green is located in Douglas County<1>.

The location of Acres Green has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

A typical abbreviation for Acres Green: Acres Grn.

Acres Green is 5,830 feet [1,777 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude of Acres Green is about 1¼ mile [or ~1¾ km] above sea level.

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

Area codes for Acres Green: (303) & (720)<4>

Communities near Acres Green ...

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

  • Denver [Denver County]
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    • Denver [Denver County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the north of Acres Green
    • Estimated population in 2019: 727,211 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Denver
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Denver<6>
  • Aurora [Arapahoe County]
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    • Aurora [Arapahoe County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the north of Acres Green
    • Estimated population in 2019: 379,289 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Aurora
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Aurora<6>
  • Lakewood [Jefferson County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lakewood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lakewood
    • Lakewood [Jefferson County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Acres Green
    • Estimated population in 2019: 157,935 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lakewood
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lakewood<6>
  • Arvada [Jefferson County]
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    • Arvada [Jefferson County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northwest of Acres Green
    • Estimated population in 2019: 121,272 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Arvada<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Castle Rock [Douglas County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Castle Rock have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Castle Rock
      • Castle Rock [Douglas County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the south of Acres Green
      • Estimated population in 2019: 68,484 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Castle Rock<6>
    • Parker [Douglas County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Parker have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Parker
      • Parker [Douglas County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the southeast of Acres Green
      • Estimated population in 2019: 57,706 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Parker<6>
    • Littleton [Arapahoe County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Littleton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Littleton
      • Littleton [Arapahoe County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the west of Acres Green
      • Estimated population in 2019: 48,065 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Littleton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Littleton<6>
    • Englewood [Arapahoe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Englewood
      • Englewood [Arapahoe County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the northwest of Acres Green
      • Estimated population in 2019: 34,917 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Englewood
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Englewood<6>
    • Wheat Ridge [Jefferson County]
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      • Wheat Ridge [Jefferson County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northwest of Acres Green
      • Estimated population in 2019: 31,324 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wheat Ridge
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wheat Ridge<6>
    • Greenwood Village [Arapahoe County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Greenwood Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Greenwood Village
      • Greenwood Village [Arapahoe County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the north of Acres Green
      • Estimated population in 2019: 15,735 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greenwood Village
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Greenwood Village<6>

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 Acres Green. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Acres Green.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Acres Green ...

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

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About Douglas County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Douglas County: www.douglas.co.us/

The official website for State of Colorado: https://www.colorado.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Colorado's counties, including Douglas, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Acres Green - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (720) is an overlay for area code (303).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Acres Green) 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 Acres Green. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Acres Green

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Acres Green. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.5567, Longitude: -104.8961       In this case, the coordinates for Acres Green have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>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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