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Welcome to Atwood ...
The location of Atwood has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
The pronunciation of Atwood: AT-wood<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Atwood has a population of 1,182 people<3> (see below for details).
Atwood is 660 feet [201 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Atwood lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Note: If you travel east from Atwood (for example, toward Dana (IN)), you will leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).
The area code for Atwood: (217)
The ZIP code for Atwood: 61913<5>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Atwood had a population of 1,224 people (which is 7.32% of the total population of Piatt County). This makes Atwood the county's 4th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 1,224 people, the population of Atwood decreased 5.12% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,290 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Atwood had an population of 1,182 people. This is a decrease of 3.43% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 8.37% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Atwood.
Communities near Atwood ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Atwood and not the distance if you are going to drive.<6>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Atwood.
Communities Also Named Atwood ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 26 communities that are also named Atwood - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Georgia (2), Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Michigan (2), Minnesota, Nevada, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Ontario, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Utah, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Atwood.
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 Atwood:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Atwood ...
Looking for more information about Atwood? 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 Atwood, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Atwood.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 22 Apr 2019