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Welcome to Hillside ...

Hillside is located in Arapahoe County<1>.

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

Hillside is 5,370 feet [1,637 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Hillside is 1 mile [or ~1¾ km] above sea level.

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

Area codes for Hillside: (303) and (720)<4>

Communities Also Named Hillside ...

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

Beyond Colorado, there are 55 communities that are also named Hillside - they are located in Arizona, Arkansas, California (2), Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Illinois (2), Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky (2), Louisiana, Maine, Maryland (3), Minnesota, Mississippi, Montana, Nebraska, New Brunswick, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York (5), Nova Scotia (3), Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania (5), Quebec, South Carolina (3), South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas (2), Utah (2), Washington and Wisconsin (3).

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

Communities near Hillside ...

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

  • Denver [Denver County]
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    • Denver [Denver County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the west of Hillside
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 735,538 people
    • Former names for Denver:
    • Auraina
    • Denver City
    • Montana City
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Denver
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Denver<6>
  • Lakewood [Jefferson County]
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    • Lakewood [Jefferson County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the west of Hillside
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 157,429 people
    • 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 Google Maps centered on Lakewood
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lakewood<6>
  • Thornton [Adams County]
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    • Thornton [Adams County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the north of Hillside
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 148,113 people
    • 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 Google Maps centered on Thornton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Thornton<6>
  • Arvada [Jefferson County]
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    • Arvada [Jefferson County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the west of Hillside
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 121,936 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Arvada
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Arvada<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Westminster [Jefferson County]
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      • Westminster [Jefferson County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northwest of Hillside
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 115,046 people
      • 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 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 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the south of Hillside
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 110,156 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Centennial
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Centennial<6>
    • Broomfield [Broomfield County]
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      • Broomfield [Broomfield County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northwest of Hillside
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 72,236 people
      • 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 Google Maps centered on Broomfield
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Broomfield<6>
    • Commerce City [Adams County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Commerce City
      • Commerce City [Adams County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the north of Hillside
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 59,317 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Commerce City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Commerce City
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Commerce City<6>
    • Parker [Douglas County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Parker
      • Parker [Douglas County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the south of Hillside
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 58,673 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Parker
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Parker<6>
    • Littleton [Arapahoe County]
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      • Littleton [Arapahoe County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the southwest of Hillside
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 46,000 people
      • 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 Google Maps centered on Littleton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Littleton<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 Hillside. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Hillside.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Hillside ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Arapahoe County: www.co.arapahoe.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 Arapahoe, 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 Hillside - 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Hillside) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Hillside. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.7336, Longitude: -104.8669       In this case, the coordinates for Hillside 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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