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Welcome to Applegate ...

Applegate is located in Lawrence County<1>.

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

Applegate is 430 feet [131 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Note: If you travel east from Applegate (for example, toward Oaktown (IN)), you will leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).

The telephone area code for Applegate: (618)

Communities Also Named Applegate ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Illinois communities named Applegate: This one is located in Lawrence County and the other is located in Cook County.

Beyond Illinois, there are 9 communities that are also named Applegate - they are located in Arkansas, California, Maryland, Michigan, North Carolina, Oregon, South Dakota and Texas.

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

Communities near Applegate ...

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

  • Vincennes [Knox County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Vincennes
    • Vincennes [Knox County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Applegate
    • Estimated population in 2018: 17,171 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Vincennes
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Vincennes<5>
  • Olney [Richland County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Olney have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Olney
    • Olney [Richland County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the west of Applegate
    • Estimated population in 2018: 8,830 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Olney
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Olney<5>
  • Robinson [Crawford County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Robinson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Robinson
    • Robinson [Crawford County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the north of Applegate
    • Estimated population in 2018: 7,400 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Robinson
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Robinson<5>
  • Lawrenceville [Lawrence County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lawrenceville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lawrenceville
    • Lawrenceville [Lawrence County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Applegate
    • Estimated population in 2018: 4,383 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lawrenceville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lawrenceville<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Sumner [Lawrence County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sumner have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sumner
      • Sumner [Lawrence County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Applegate
      • Estimated population in 2018: 2,973 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sumner
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sumner<5>
    • Bridgeport [Lawrence County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bridgeport
      • Bridgeport [Lawrence County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the south of Applegate
      • Estimated population in 2018: 1,701 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bridgeport
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bridgeport<5>
    • Oblong [Crawford County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oblong
      • Oblong [Crawford County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Applegate
      • Estimated population in 2018: 1,378 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oblong
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oblong<5>
    • Palestine [Crawford County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Palestine
      • Palestine [Crawford County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Applegate
      • Estimated population in 2018: 1,282 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Palestine
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Palestine<5>
    • Saint Francisville [Lawrence County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saint Francisville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saint Francisville
      • Saint Francisville [Lawrence County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Applegate
      • Estimated population in 2018: 628 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Francisville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saint Francisville<5>
    • Oaktown [Knox County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oaktown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oaktown
      • Oaktown [Knox County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the east of Applegate
      • Estimated population in 2018: 595 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oaktown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oaktown<5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Applegate ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Illinois

About Lawrence County

About Illinois

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Illinois' counties, including Lawrence, 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 Applegate - 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- Applegate) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Applegate. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.7928, Longitude: -87.7967       In this case, the coordinates for Applegate 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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