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Acres Green, Colorado

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The location of Acres Green

Welcome to Acres Green ...

Acres Green is located in Douglas County.

The location of Acres Green has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

A typical abbreviation for Acres Green: Acres Grn.

Acres Green is 5,830 feet [1,777 m] above sea level.<2> 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)<3>

Communities near Acres Green ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Acres Green and not the distance as if you drove.<4>.

Community   2017<5>
Arvada   [Map]   118,807   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Aurora   [Map]   366,623   N   12 miles [19.3 km]
Castle Rock   [Map]   62,276   S   12 miles [19.3 km]
Denver   [Map]   704,621   N   13 miles [20.9 km]
Englewood   [Map]   34,407   NW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Greenwood Village   [Map]   15,721   N   4 miles [6.4 km]

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Acres Green. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • 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 community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Acres Green.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper 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.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Colorado

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.

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Footnotes ...

<1>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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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Acres Green - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Area code (720) is an overlay for area code (303).

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<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- Acres Green) 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 Acres Green. Since we usually use Google Maps, 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     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Acres Green have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Acres Green.

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