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Idalia, Colorado
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Welcome to Idalia ...

Idalia is located in Yuma County.

Idalia is 3,960 feet [1,207 m] above sea level.<1> In other words, the elevation of Idalia is ¾ mile [or ~1¼ km] above sea level.

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

Note: If you travel east from Idalia (for example, toward Saint Francis (KS)), you will leave Mountain Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).

Idalia is within the (970) area code.

The ZIP code for Idalia: 80735<2>

Communities near Idalia ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Idalia and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<3>.

Community   2016<4>
Population
DirectionDistance
Bethune   [Map]   238   S   28 miles [45.1 km]
Burlington   [Map]   4,184   S   27 miles [43.5 km]
Cope   [Map]   ---   W   29 miles [46.7 km]
Joes   [Map]   ---   W   20 miles [32.2 km]
Kirk   [Map]   ---   W   17 miles [27.4 km]
Vernon   [Map]   ---   N   16 miles [25.7 km]

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

Communities Also Named Idalia ...

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

Beyond Colorado, there are 4 communities that are also named Idalia - they are located in Florida, Missouri and North Carolina.

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

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 Idalia. 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 Idalia. 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 Idalia.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Idalia ...

Looking for more information about Idalia? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Idalia, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Idalia.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' has proven to be a useful tool by people who planned 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) Idalia. 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.

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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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Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Colorado

About Yuma County

About Colorado

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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



Footnotes ...

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

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<2>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Idalia). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Idalia or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that stretches from Idalia. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Idalia) 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 Idalia. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Idalia

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Idalia. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.7039, Longitude: -102.2938     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Idalia have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Idalia.

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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Idalia.