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(Atchison County)

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Welcome to Monrovia ...

Monrovia is located in Atchison County.

Monrovia is 1,030 feet [314 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

The telephone area code for Monrovia: (913)

Communities near Monrovia ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you drove.<2>.

Community   2017<3>
Population
DirectionDistance
Atchison   [Map]   10,636   E   11 miles [17.7 km]
Easton   [Map]   260   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Everest   [Map]   276   N   11 miles [17.7 km]
Horton   [Map]   1,696   NW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Lancaster   [Map]   288   NE   3 miles [4.8 km]
Nortonville   [Map]   614   S   7 miles [11.3 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Monrovia.

Communities Also Named Monrovia ...

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

Beyond Kansas, there are 6 communities that are also named Monrovia - they are located in Alabama, California, Indiana, Maryland and Virginia.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Monrovia. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Monrovia. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Monrovia.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Monrovia:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Monrovia ...

Looking for more information about Monrovia? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Monrovia? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Monrovia, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Monrovia.

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

The official website for Atchison County: www.atchisoncountyks.org/

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



Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Monrovia - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that stretches from Monrovia. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Monrovia) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Monrovia. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.5242, Longitude: -95.3461     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Monrovia have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Monrovia.

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