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Applewood, Colorado

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The location of Applewood

Welcome to Applewood ...

Applewood is located in Jefferson County.

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

Applewood is 5,580 feet [1,701 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the elevation of Applewood is about 1 mile [or ~1¾ km] above sea level.

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

Area codes for Applewood: (303) and (720)<3>

Communities near Applewood ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Applewood and not the distance if you are going to drive.<4>.

Community   2017<5>
Arvada   [Map]   118,807   NE   5 miles [8 km]
Aurora   [Map]   366,623   E   18 miles [29 km]
Boulder   [Map]   107,125   N   19 miles [30.6 km]
Broomfield   [Map]   68,341   NE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Centennial   [Map]   110,250   SE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Denver   [Map]   704,621   E   9 miles [14.5 km]

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

Communities Also Named Applewood ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 6 communities that are also named Applewood - they are located in Georgia, Mississippi, Tennessee, Utah and Virginia (2).

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

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 Applewood. 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 Applewood. 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 Applewood.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Applewood ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Jefferson County

About Colorado

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Jefferson County:

The official website for State of Colorado:

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 Applewood - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Area code (720) is an overlay for area code (303).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Applewood) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Applewood. 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 Applewood

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Applewood. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.7578, Longitude: -105.1625     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Applewood have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Applewood.

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