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Welcome to Aetna ...

So far, we have found very little information about Aetna. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>

We've added Aetna to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Aetna, please Contact Us.


Aetna would have been located within present day Barber County.

While the community is gone, the present day location for Aetna is 1,630 feet [497 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: The area where Aetna was located is in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Aetna would have been located in the (620) 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, Indiana, 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.

  • Hardtner [Barber County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hardtner have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hardtner
    • Hardtner [Barber County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the east of Aetna
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hardtner
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hardtner
  • Buttermilk [Comanche County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Buttermilk
    • Buttermilk [Comanche County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the west of Aetna
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  • Forest City [Barber County] (Historic)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Forest City have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Forest City
    • Forest City [Barber County] was located 20 miles [32.2 km] to the northeast of Aetna
  • Lake City [Barber County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lake City
    • Lake City [Barber County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the northeast of Aetna
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Sun City [Barber County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sun City have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sun City
      • Sun City [Barber County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the north of Aetna
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sun City
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sun City
    • Wilmore [Comanche County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wilmore
      • Wilmore [Comanche County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the northwest of Aetna
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    • Coldwater [Comanche County]
    • Freedom [Woods County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Freedom have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Freedom
      • Freedom [Woods County] lies 23 miles [37 km] to the south of Aetna
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Freedom
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Freedom
    • Belvidere [Kiowa County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Belvidere
      • Belvidere [Kiowa County] lies 25 miles [40.2 km] to the north of Aetna
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Belvidere
    • Medicine Lodge [Barber County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Medicine Lodge have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Medicine Lodge
      • Medicine Lodge [Barber County] lies 25 miles [40.2 km] to the northeast of Aetna
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Medicine Lodge
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Medicine Lodge

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.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for State of Kansas: https://portal.kansas.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Aetna, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Aetna - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>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.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Aetna) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Aetna. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Aetna

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Aetna. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.0859, Longitude: -98.9649    






















 

 

 

 

 


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