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Welcome to Applewood Glen ...

Applewood Glen is located in Jefferson County<1>.

The location of Applewood Glen has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Applewood Glen is 5,560 feet [1,695 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude of Applewood Glen is about 1 mile [or ~1¾ km] above sea level.

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

Area codes for Applewood Glen: (303) & (720)<4>

Communities near Applewood Glen ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Applewood Glen.

  • Denver [Denver County]
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    • Denver [Denver County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the east of Applewood Glen
    • Estimated population in 2019: 727,211 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Denver
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Denver<6>
  • Aurora [Arapahoe County]
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    • Aurora [Arapahoe County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the east of Applewood Glen
    • Estimated population in 2019: 379,289 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Aurora
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Aurora<6>
  • Lakewood [Jefferson County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lakewood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lakewood
    • Lakewood [Jefferson County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<5> to the south of Applewood Glen
    • Estimated population in 2019: 157,935 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lakewood
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lakewood<6>
  • Thornton [Adams County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Thornton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Thornton
    • Thornton [Adams County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northeast of Applewood Glen
    • Estimated population in 2019: 141,464 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Thornton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Thornton<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Arvada [Jefferson County]
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      • Arvada [Jefferson County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the northeast of Applewood Glen
      • Estimated population in 2019: 121,272 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Arvada<6>
    • Westminster [Jefferson County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Westminster have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Westminster
      • Westminster [Jefferson County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the north of Applewood Glen
      • Estimated population in 2019: 113,166 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Westminster
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Westminster<6>
    • Centennial [Arapahoe County]
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      • Centennial [Arapahoe County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southeast of Applewood Glen
      • Estimated population in 2019: 110,937 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Centennial
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Centennial<6>
    • Broomfield [Broomfield County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Broomfield have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Broomfield
      • Broomfield [Broomfield County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the north of Applewood Glen
      • Estimated population in 2019: 70,465 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Broomfield
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Broomfield<6>
    • Littleton [Arapahoe County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Littleton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Littleton
      • Littleton [Arapahoe County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the southeast of Applewood Glen
      • Estimated population in 2019: 48,065 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Littleton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Littleton<6>
    • Northglenn [Adams County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Northglenn have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Northglenn
      • Northglenn [Adams County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northeast of Applewood Glen
      • Estimated population in 2019: 38,819 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Northglenn
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Northglenn<6>

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 Applewood Glen. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Applewood Glen.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Applewood Glen. 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 Applewood Glen.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Applewood Glen. See our Newspapers Page for Applewood Glen.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Applewood Glen ...

Looking for more information about Applewood Glen? 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 Applewood Glen, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Applewood Glen.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Colorado

About Jefferson County

About Colorado

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Applewood Glen. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Jefferson County: www.co.jefferson.co.us/

The official website for State of Colorado: https://www.colorado.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Colorado's counties, including Jefferson, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Applewood Glen - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (720) is an overlay for area code (303).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or 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- Applewood Glen) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Applewood Glen. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.7453, Longitude: -105.1344       In this case, the coordinates for Applewood Glen have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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