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Welcome to Apalona ...

Apalona is located in Perry County<1>.

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

Apalona is 660 feet [201 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

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

Apalona is located in the (812) area code.

Communities near Apalona ...

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

  • Tell City [Perry County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tell City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tell City
    • Tell City [Perry County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Apalona
    • Estimated population in 2019: 7,211 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tell City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tell City<5>
  • Santa Claus [Spencer County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Santa Claus
    • Santa Claus [Spencer County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the west of Apalona
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,411 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Santa Claus
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Santa Claus<5>
  • Ferdinand [Dubois County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ferdinand have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ferdinand
    • Ferdinand [Dubois County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the west of Apalona
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,247 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ferdinand
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ferdinand<5>
  • Dale [Spencer County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dale
    • Dale [Spencer County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the west of Apalona
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,491 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dale
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dale<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Cannelton [Perry County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cannelton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cannelton
      • Cannelton [Perry County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the south of Apalona
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,481 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cannelton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cannelton<5>
    • Hawesville [Hancock County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hawesville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hawesville
      • Hawesville [Hancock County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the south of Apalona
      • Estimated population in 2019: 990 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hawesville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hawesville<5>
    • English [Crawford County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for English have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for English
      • English [Crawford County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Apalona
      • Estimated population in 2019: 625 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on English
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for English<5>
    • Birdseye [Dubois County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Birdseye
      • Birdseye [Dubois County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the north of Apalona
      • Estimated population in 2019: 417 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Birdseye
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Birdseye<5>
    • Troy [Perry County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Troy have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Troy
      • Troy [Perry County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Apalona
      • Estimated population in 2019: 398 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Troy
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Troy<5>
    • Leavenworth [Crawford County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Leavenworth have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Leavenworth
      • Leavenworth [Crawford County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the east of Apalona
      • Estimated population in 2019: 233 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Leavenworth
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Leavenworth<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 Apalona. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Apalona.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Apalona ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Indiana

About Perry County

About Indiana

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Perry County: www.perrycountyil.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 Perry, 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 Apalona - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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- Apalona) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Apalona. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.1545, Longitude: -86.6322       In this case, the coordinates for Apalona 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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