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Welcome to Akin ...
Akin is located in Franklin County.
The location of Akin has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
The pronunciation of Akin: AY-kin<2>
Akin is 470 feet [143 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Akin lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Akin is within the boundaries of the (618) area code.
The ZIP code for Akin: 62805<4>
Communities near Akin ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Akin and not the distance if driven.<5>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Akin.
Communities Also Named Akin ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 6 communities that are also named Akin - they are located in Colorado, Georgia (2), Kansas, New York and Oregon.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Akin.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Akin:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Akin ...
Looking for more information about Akin? 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.
In addition to the Tourism page for Akin, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Akin.
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This page was last modified: 17 Jan 2019