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Welcome to Antelope ...

Antelope is located in Marion County<1>.

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

Antelope is 1,370 feet [418 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Adding Antelope 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 Antelope 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 Antelope elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

Communities Also Named Antelope ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Kansas communities named Antelope: This one is located in Marion County and the other is located in Gove County.

Beyond Kansas, there are 23 communities that are also named Antelope - they are located in California (2), Colorado, Idaho (2), Montana, Nevada (3), New Mexico (3), Newfoundland and Labrador, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Oregon, Saskatchewan, South Dakota, Texas (2), Utah and Wyoming.

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

Communities near Antelope ...

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

  • Hillsboro [Marion County]
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    • Hillsboro [Marion County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Antelope
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,816 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hillsboro have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hillsboro
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hillsboro<5>
  • Herington [Dickinson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Herington
    • Herington [Dickinson County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the north of Antelope
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,268 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Herington have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Herington
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Herington<5>
  • Marion [Marion County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Marion
    • Marion [Marion County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the south of Antelope
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,775 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Marion have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Former name for Marion:
    • Marion Center
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Marion
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Marion<5>
  • Peabody [Marion County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Peabody
    • Peabody [Marion County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the south of Antelope
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,101 people
    • Former name for Peabody:
    • Coneburgh
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Peabody
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Peabody<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Florence [Marion County]
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      • Florence [Marion County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the south of Antelope
      • Estimated population in 2019: 435 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Florence have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Florence
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Florence<5>
    • Hope [Dickinson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hope
      • Hope [Dickinson County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the north of Antelope
      • Estimated population in 2019: 329 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hope have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hope
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hope<5>
    • Lincolnville [Marion County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lincolnville
      • Lincolnville [Marion County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the north of Antelope
      • Estimated population in 2019: 193 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lincolnville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lincolnville
    • Ramona [Marion County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ramona
      • Ramona [Marion County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northwest of Antelope
      • Estimated population in 2019: 177 people
      • Ramona has also been known as:
      • Ramona Station
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ramona
    • Lehigh [Marion County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lehigh
      • Lehigh [Marion County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the west of Antelope
      • Estimated population in 2019: 169 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lehigh have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lehigh
    • Durham [Marion County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Durham
      • Durham [Marion County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the west of Antelope
      • Estimated population in 2019: 109 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Durham have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Durham

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Antelope ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Antelope. 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 Marion, 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 Antelope - 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Antelope) 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 Antelope. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Antelope

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Antelope. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.4361, Longitude: -96.9739       In this case, the coordinates for Antelope 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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