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Welcome to Antelope ...
So far, we found very little information about Antelope. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>
We've added Antelope to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Antelope, please Contact Us.
The location of Antelope has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<3>
While we don't have a date for the founding of Antelope, you might consider that their post office opened in 1882.
While the community is gone, the present day location for Antelope is 6,290 feet [1,917 m] above sea level.<4> In other words, the altitude of Antelope is about 1¼ mile [or ~2 km] above sea level.
Time Zone: The area where Antelope was located is in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time
The location where Antelope once stood is in the (208) area code.
Communities Also Named Antelope ...
Using our Gazetteer, we found that there are two Idaho communities named Antelope: This one is located in Butte County and the other is located in Bonneville County.
Beyond Idaho, there are 23 communities that are also named Antelope - they are located in California (2), Colorado, Kansas (2), Montana, Nevada (3), New Mexico (3), Newfoundland and Labrador, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Oregon, Saskatchewan, South Dakota, Texas (2), Utah and Wyoming.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Antelope.
Communities near Antelope ...
We have created a list of 8 communities that are near Antelope.
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 Antelope. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Antelope.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Antelope. 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 Antelope.
Adding Antelope to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Antelope in the GNIS. For more information, see the Referenced GNIS Codes section on our Miscellaneous Page.
From our notes, the earliest published mention we've found for Antelope was in the document titled List of Post Offices from Cameron Blevins and Richard Helbock.<6>
We also found Antelope in the book titled Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details, see References and Mentions for Antelope.
Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified/updated: 21 Nov 2023