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Welcome to Akin ...
The location of Akin has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
Akin is 4,860 feet [1,481 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Akin is about 1 mile [or ~1½ km] above sea level.
Time Zone: Akin lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time
Akin is located in the (970) area code.
Communities Also Named Akin ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 6 communities that are also named Akin - they are located in Georgia (2), Illinois, Kansas, New York and Oregon.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Akin.
Communities near Akin ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Akin.
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 Akin. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Akin.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Akin. 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 Akin.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Akin. See our Newspapers Page for Akin.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Akin ...
Looking for more information about Akin? 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 Akin, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Akin.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Akin. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Mesa County: www.co.mesa.co.us/
The official website for State of Colorado: https://www.colorado.gov/
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This page was last modified: 11 Jul 2020