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Welcome to Ancient Oaks ...

Ancient Oaks is located in Lake County.

Ancient Oaks is 850 feet [259 m] above sea level.<1>.

Time Zone: Ancient Oaks lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Telephone area codes for Ancient Oaks: (847) and (224)<2>

Communities near Ancient Oaks ...

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

Community   2016<4>
Population
DirectionDistance
Arlington Heights   [Map]   75,525   SE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Buffalo Grove   [Map]   41,346   SE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Des Plaines   [Map]   58,141   SE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Elgin   [Map]   112,123   SW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Glenview   [Map]   47,475   SE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Hoffman Estates   [Map]   51,738   S   10 miles [16.1 km]

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

Communities Also Named Ancient Oaks ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Ancient Oaks - they are located in Maryland and Pennsylvania.

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

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 Ancient Oaks. 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 Ancient Oaks. 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 Ancient Oaks.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ancient Oaks ...

Looking for more information about Ancient Oaks? 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.

Looking for more information about Ancient Oaks? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Ancient Oaks, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Ancient Oaks.

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

The official website for Lake County: www.co.lake.il.us

The official website for State of Illinois: www.illinois.gov/



Footnotes ...

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

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<2>Area code (224) is an overlay for area code (847). For more about area code overlays, please see our Glossary for Ancient Oaks.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that stretches from Ancient Oaks. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Ancient Oaks) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ancient Oaks. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.2064, Longitude: -88.0956     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Ancient Oaks 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 Ancient Oaks.

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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 Ancient Oaks.