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Welcome to Stone City ...

Stone City is located in Pueblo County<1>.

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

Stone City is 5,540 feet [1,689 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Stone City is about 1 mile [or ~1¾ km] above sea level.

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

Stone City is located in the (719) area code.

Communities Also Named Stone City ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Stone City - they are located in Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky and Texas.

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

Communities near Stone City ...

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

  • Pueblo
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pueblo
    • Pueblo lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southeast of Stone City.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 112,751 people
    • Former names for Pueblo:
    • Bessemer
    • Central Pueblo
    • South Pueblo
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pueblo
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pueblo<5>
  • Fountain
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fountain
    • Fountain lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northeast of Stone City.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 31,017 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fountain have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fountain
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fountain<5>
  • Florence
  • Williamsburg
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Williamsburg
    • Williamsburg lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the west of Stone City.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 682 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Williamsburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Williamsburg
  • Rockvale
  • Coal Creek
  • Brookside
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brookside
    • Brookside lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the west of Stone City.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 261 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brookside have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brookside
  • Penrose
  • Pueblo West
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pueblo West
    • Pueblo West lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Stone City.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pueblo West have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pueblo West
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pueblo West<5>
  • Henkel
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Henkel
    • Henkel lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the east of Stone City.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Henkel have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Henkel

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 Stone City. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Stone City.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Stone City ...

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

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

The official website for Pueblo County: www.co.pueblo.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 Pueblo, 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 Stone City - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Stone City) 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 Stone City. 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 Stone CityOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Stone City. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.4486, Longitude: -104.8611       In this case, the coordinates for Stone City have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>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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