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Welcome to Antonito ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Antonito has a population of 747 people<2> (see below for details).
While we don't have a date for the establishment of Antonito, you might get a feel for its founding by knowing that they incorporated December 29, 1889.
Antonito is 7,890 feet [2,405 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Antonito is 1½ mile [or ~2½ km] above sea level.
Time Zone: Antonito lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time
The area code for Antonito: (719)
The ZIP code for Antonito: 81120<4>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Antonito had an population of 747 people. This is a decrease of 4.35% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 14.43% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Antonito had a population of 781 people (which is 9.46% of the total population of Conejos County). This makes Antonito the county's 4th most populous community.
The population of Antonito represents 0.02% of the population of Colorado (which has 5,029,196 people), making it the state's 163rd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 781 people, the population of Antonito decreased 10.54% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 873 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Antonito.
Adding Antonito to Our Gazetteer ...
As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.
We originally found mention of Antonito in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, we also found mention of Antonito elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Antonito mentioned in the book The Origin of Certain Place Names in the United States (Second Edition).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Antonito on our Genealogy Page.
Communities near Antonito ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Antonito.
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 Antonito. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Antonito.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Antonito. 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 Antonito.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Antonito. Our list includes 4 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Antonito.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Antonito ...
Looking for more information about Antonito? 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 Antonito, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Antonito.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Antonito. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
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This page was last modified: 01 Jun 2021