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Welcome to Aetna ...

Aetna is located in Lake County<1>.

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

Aetna is 610 feet [186 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

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

Aetna lies within the (219) area code.

Communities Also Named Aetna ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 9 communities that are also named Aetna - they are located in Alabama, Alberta, Arkansas (2), Illinois, Kansas, Michigan and Tennessee (2).

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

Communities near Aetna ...

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

  • Hammond [Lake County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hammond
    • Hammond [Lake County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the west of Aetna
    • Estimated population in 2019: 75,522 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hammond
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hammond<5>
  • Gary [Lake County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gary
    • Gary [Lake County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the west of Aetna
    • Estimated population in 2019: 74,879 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gary
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gary<5>
  • Portage [Porter County]
  • Calumet City [Cook County]
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    • Merrillville [Lake County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Merrillville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Merrillville
      • Merrillville [Lake County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the south of Aetna
      • Estimated population in 2019: 34,792 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Merrillville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Merrillville<5>
    • Valparaiso [Porter County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Valparaiso have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Valparaiso
      • Valparaiso [Porter County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Aetna
      • Estimated population in 2019: 33,897 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Valparaiso
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Valparaiso<5>
    • Crown Point [Lake County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Crown Point have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Crown Point
      • Crown Point [Lake County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the south of Aetna
      • Estimated population in 2019: 30,488 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Crown Point
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Crown Point<5>
    • Chicago Heights [Cook County]
    • Schererville [Lake County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Schererville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Schererville
      • Schererville [Lake County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Aetna
      • Estimated population in 2019: 28,527 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Schererville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Schererville<5>
    • Hobart [Lake County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hobart have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hobart
      • Hobart [Lake County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the south of Aetna
      • Estimated population in 2019: 27,939 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hobart
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hobart<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 Aetna. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Aetna.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Aetna ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Indiana

About Lake County

About Indiana

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Lake County: www.lakecountyin.org/

The official website for State of Indiana: https://www.in.gov

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Indiana's counties, including Lake, 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 Aetna - 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- Aetna) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Aetna. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.5920, Longitude: -87.2895       In this case, the coordinates for Aetna 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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