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Adolphus, Kentucky

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Welcome to Adolphus ...

Adolphus is located in Allen County.

Adolphus is 630 feet [192 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

The area code for Adolphus: (270)

The ZIP code for Adolphus: 42120<2>

Communities near Adolphus ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Adolphus and not the distance if driven.<3>.

Community   2016<4>
Fountain Run   [Map]   209   E   17 miles [27.4 km]
Franklin   [Map]   8,823   W   17 miles [27.4 km]
Scottsville   [Map]   4,416   NE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Woodburn   [Map]   382   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Castalian Springs (TN)   [Map]   ---   S   18 miles [29 km]
Hall Town (TN)   [Map]   ---   SW   19 miles [30.6 km]

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

Communities Also Named Adolphus ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Adolphus - they are located in Georgia and Tennessee.

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

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 Adolphus. 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 Adolphus. 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 Adolphus.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Adolphus ...

Looking for more information about Adolphus? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Adolphus, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Adolphus.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' is a very useful tool for people who might be planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Adolphus. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Footnotes ...

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

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<2>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Adolphus). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Adolphus or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that starts in Adolphus. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Adolphus) 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 Adolphus. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Adolphus

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Adolphus. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.6517, Longitude: -86.2614     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Adolphus have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Adolphus.

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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Adolphus.