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Welcome to Antonito ...

The town of Antonito is located in Conejos County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2016, Antonito has a population of 756 people<1> (see below for details).

Antonito was incorporated December 29, 1889.

The community of Antonito is 7,890 feet [2,405 m] above sea level.<2> 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

Antonito lies within the (719) area code.

The ZIP code for Antonito: 81120<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Antonito had a population of 781 people (or 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 (that had a count of 873 people).

Taken from the 2016 Census Estimates, Antonito had an population of 756 people. This is a decrease of 3.2% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 13.4% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Antonito.

Communities near Antonito ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Antonito and not the distance if driven.<4>.

Community   2016
Capulin   [Map]   ---   N   15 miles [24.1 km]
Garcia   [Map]   ---   E   26 miles [41.8 km]
Henry   [Map]   ---   N   23 miles [37 km]
Jaroso   [Map]   ---   E   21 miles [33.8 km]
La Jara   [Map]   798   N   13 miles [20.9 km]
Manassa   [Map]   983   NE   7 miles [11.3 km]

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Antonito. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • 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 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 Antonito. Our list includes 4 papers.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper 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 get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Antonito, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Antonito.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' has proven to be a useful tool by people who planned visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Antonito. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Cities, Towns and Villages of Colorado

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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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Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Antonito.

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

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<3>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a town (such as Antonito). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Antonito or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance that stretches from Antonito. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Antonito) 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 Antonito. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Antonito

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Antonito. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.0767, Longitude: -106.0103     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Antonito have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Antonito.