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Welcome to Rock Creek ...

Rock Creek is located in Jefferson County.

A typical abbreviation for Rock Creek: Rock Crk. (or less commonly used: Rock Ck. or Rock Cr.)

Rock Creek is 1,090 feet [332 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Communities near Rock Creek ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Topeka   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<2> to the Southwest (SW) of Rock Creek

Located in Shawnee County

Holton   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Rock Creek

Located in Jackson County

Silver Lake   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Rock Creek

Located in Shawnee County

Valley Falls   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Rock Creek

Oskaloosa   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East (E) of Rock Creek

Perry   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Rock Creek

McLouth   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the East (E) of Rock Creek

Meriden   [Map]

Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of Rock Creek

Lecompton   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Rock Creek

Located in Douglas County

Hoyt   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West (W) of Rock Creek

Located in Jackson County

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

Communities Also Named Rock Creek ...

While we believe that this Rock Creek is located in Jefferson County, we know of another 5 Kansas communities named Rock Creek. Those communities are located in the following counties: Lyon, Miami, Morris, Shawnee and Wabaunsee County.

Beyond Kansas, there are 52 communities that are also named Rock Creek - they are located in Alabama (4), Arkansas (2), British Columbia, California (2), Colorado (2), Florida (2), Georgia, Idaho (2), Illinois (2), Iowa, Kentucky, Maryland, Minnesota, Mississippi (2), Missouri (2), Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon (3), South Carolina (2), Tennessee (3), Texas (4), West Virginia (2) and Wyoming.

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

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Rock Creek. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Rock Creek. 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 Rock Creek.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Rock Creek ...

Looking for more information about Rock Creek? 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.

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Jefferson County: www.jfcountyks.com/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Rock Creek - 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. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Rock Creek) 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 Rock Creek. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Rock Creek

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Rock Creek. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.2459, Longitude: -95.5372     [Map].

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