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The location of Axial

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Welcome to Axial ...

Axial is located in Moffat County.

Axial is 6,450 feet [1,966 m] above sea level.<1> In other words, the altitude of Axial is about 1¼ mile [or ~2 km] above sea level.

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

Axial lies within the (970) area code.

Communities near Axial ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you drove.<2>.

Community   2016<3>
Population
DirectionDistance
Craig   [Map]   8,952   NE   20 miles [32.2 km]
Hamilton   [Map]   ---   NE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Hayden   [Map]   1,874   NE   31 miles [49.9 km]
Maybell   [Map]   ---   NW   22 miles [35.4 km]
Meeker   [Map]   2,352   S   17 miles [27.4 km]
Oak Creek   [Map]   914   E   43 miles [69.2 km]

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

Communities Also Named Axial ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Colorado communities named Axial: This one is located in Moffat County and the other is located in Routt County.

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

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 Axial. 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 Axial. 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 Axial.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Axial ...

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

Search for Local Businesses ...

People are finding Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when 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) Axial. 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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AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
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Fishing/HuntingHospitalsSchools
Hiking/CampingDoctors 
 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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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Moffat County: www.co.moffat.co.us/

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



Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Axial - 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 'point-to-point' distance that stretches from Axial. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Axial) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Axial. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.2853, Longitude: -107.7920     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Axial 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 Axial.

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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 Axial.