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Welcome to Angelus ...

Angelus is located in Sheridan County<1>.

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

Angelus is 2,920 feet [890 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Angelus is about ½ mile above sea level.

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

Note: If you travel west from Angelus (for example, toward Goodland), you will leave Central Time and cross into the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT).

Angelus is within the (785) area code.

Adding Angelus to Our Gazetteer ...

As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.

We originally found mention of Angelus in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, we also found mention of Angelus elsewhere: The earliest map where we found it was on a Rand McNally Map of Kansas (1911).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Angelus on our Genealogy Page.

Communities Also Named Angelus ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Angelus - it's located in South Carolina.

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

Communities near Angelus ...

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

  • Oakley [Logan County]
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    • Oakley [Logan County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Angelus
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,075 people
    • Former name for Oakley:
    • Gilmore
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oakley
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oakley<5>
  • Hoxie [Sheridan County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hoxie
    • Hoxie [Sheridan County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Angelus
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,193 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hoxie have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Former name for Hoxie:
    • Kenneth
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hoxie
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hoxie<5>
  • Grainfield [Gove County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Grainfield
    • Grainfield [Gove County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Angelus
    • Estimated population in 2019: 244 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grainfield
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Grainfield<5>
  • Grinnell [Gove County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Grinnell
    • Grinnell [Gove County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the southeast of Angelus
    • Estimated population in 2019: 230 people
    • Grinnell has also been known as:
    • Grinnette Springs
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Rexford [Thomas County]
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      • Rexford [Thomas County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the north of Angelus
      • Estimated population in 2019: 225 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rexford
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rexford<5>
    • Park [Gove County]
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      • Park [Gove County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the east of Angelus
      • Estimated population in 2019: 113 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Park have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Former name for Park:
      • Buffalo Park
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Park
    • Gem [Thomas County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gem
      • Gem [Thomas County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northwest of Angelus
      • Estimated population in 2019: 85 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gem have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gem
    • Gove City [Gove County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gove City
      • Gove City [Gove County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southeast of Angelus
      • Estimated population in 2019: 70 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gove City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Gove City has also been known as:
      • Gove
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gove City
    • Menlo [Thomas County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Menlo
      • Menlo [Thomas County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the north of Angelus
      • Estimated population in 2019: 59 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Menlo have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Menlo
    • Monument [Logan County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Monument
      • Monument [Logan County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the west of Angelus
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Monument

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 Angelus. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Angelus.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Angelus ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Kansas

About Sheridan County

About Kansas

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Kansas' counties, including Sheridan, 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 Angelus - 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- Angelus) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Angelus. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.1911, Longitude: -100.6843       In this case, the coordinates for Angelus 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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