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The location of Atchee

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Welcome to Atchee ...

Atchee is located in Garfield County.

Atchee is 6,410 feet [1,954 m] above sea level.<1> In other words, the altitude of Atchee is about 1¼ mile [or ~2 km] above sea level.

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

Atchee is within the boundaries of the (970) area code.

Communities near Atchee ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<2>.

Community   2016<3>
Population
DirectionDistance
Fruita   [Map]   12,924   S   30 miles [48.3 km]
Fruitvale   [Map]   ---   SE   39 miles [62.8 km]
Grand Junction   [Map]   61,881   SE   37 miles [59.5 km]
Loma   [Map]   ---   S   25 miles [40.2 km]
Mack   [Map]   ---   S   23 miles [37 km]
Rangely   [Map]   2,364   N   37 miles [59.5 km]

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

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 Atchee. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • We have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Atchee.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Atchee ...

Looking for more information about Atchee? 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.

Looking for more information about Atchee? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Atchee, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Atchee.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' is a very useful tool for people who might be planning 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) Atchee. 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
Campgrounds  
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
Food/Groceries  
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
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Fishing/HuntingHospitalsSchools
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 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

About Garfield County

About Colorado

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Garfield County: www.garfield-county.com/

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



Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Atchee - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance from Atchee. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Atchee) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Atchee. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.5630, Longitude: -108.9129     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Atchee have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Atchee.

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<4>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Atchee.