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Welcome to Archer Heights ...

Archer Heights is located in Cook County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Archer Heights: Archer Hts. (in Canada, 'Hgts.' is the more common abbreviation.)

Archer Heights is 590 feet [180 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Communities Also Named Archer Heights ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Archer Heights - it's located in West Virginia.

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

Communities near Archer Heights ...

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

  • Chicago [Cook County]
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    • Chicago [Cook County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Archer Heights
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,693,976 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chicago
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chicago<5>
  • Hammond [Lake County]
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    • Hammond [Lake County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southeast of Archer Heights
    • Estimated population in 2019: 75,522 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hammond
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hammond<5>
  • Evanston [Cook County]
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    • Evanston [Cook County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the north of Archer Heights
    • Estimated population in 2019: 73,473 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Evanston
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Evanston<5>
  • Skokie [Cook County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Skokie have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Skokie
    • Skokie [Cook County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the north of Archer Heights
    • Estimated population in 2019: 62,700 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Skokie
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Skokie<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Des Plaines [Cook County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Des Plaines have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Des Plaines
      • Des Plaines [Cook County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Archer Heights
      • Estimated population in 2019: 58,899 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Des Plaines<5>
    • Orland Park [Cook County]
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      • Orland Park [Cook County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Archer Heights
      • Estimated population in 2019: 57,857 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Orland Park<5>
    • Tinley Park [Cook County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tinley Park have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tinley Park
      • Tinley Park [Cook County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the south of Archer Heights
      • Estimated population in 2019: 55,773 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tinley Park
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tinley Park<5>
    • Oak Lawn [Cook County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oak Lawn have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oak Lawn
      • Oak Lawn [Cook County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the south of Archer Heights
      • Estimated population in 2019: 55,022 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oak Lawn
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oak Lawn<5>
    • Berwyn [Cook County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Berwyn have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Berwyn
      • Berwyn [Cook County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the northwest of Archer Heights
      • Estimated population in 2019: 54,391 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Berwyn
    • Wheaton [DuPage County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wheaton
      • Wheaton [DuPage County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the west of Archer Heights
      • Estimated population in 2019: 52,745 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wheaton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wheaton<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 Archer Heights. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Archer Heights.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Archer Heights ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Cook County: www.co.cook.il.us/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Illinois' counties, including Cook, 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 Archer Heights - 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Archer Heights) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Archer Heights. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.8114, Longitude: -87.7262       In this case, the coordinates for Archer Heights 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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