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Adelaide, Colorado
(Fremont County)

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The location of Adelaide

Welcome to Adelaide ...

Adelaide is located in Fremont County.

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

Adelaide is 6,940 feet [2,115 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the altitude of Adelaide is about 1¼ mile [or ~2¼ km] above sea level.

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

The area code for Adelaide: (719)

Communities near Adelaide ...

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 Adelaide and not the distance as if you drove.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Brookside   [Map]   255   SW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Canon City   [Map]   16,539   SW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Coal Creek   [Map]   344   S   14 miles [22.5 km]
Cripple Creek   [Map]   1,204   N   13 miles [20.9 km]
Florence   [Map]   3,914   S   12 miles [19.3 km]
Penrose   [Map]   ---   S   10 miles [16.1 km]

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

Communities Also Named Adelaide ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Colorado communities named Adelaide: This one is located in Fremont County and the other is located in Lake County.

Beyond Colorado, there are 14 communities that are also named Adelaide - they are located in Arkansas, California, Georgia (2), Idaho, Kansas, Minnesota, Nevada, North Carolina, Ohio, Ontario, Pennsylvania and Washington.

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

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 Adelaide. 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 Adelaide. 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 Adelaide.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Adelaide:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Adelaide ...

Looking for more information about Adelaide? 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.

Looking for more information about Adelaide? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Adelaide, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Adelaide.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Adelaide. 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 Adelaide - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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- Adelaide) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Adelaide. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.5600, Longitude: -105.0908     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Adelaide have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Adelaide.

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