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Welcome to Atco ...

Atco is located in Wayne County<1>.

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

Atco is 960 feet [293 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Atco lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Atco is within the boundaries of the (570) area code.

Communities Also Named Atco ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Atco - they are located in Georgia, New Jersey and Texas.

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

Communities near Atco ...

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

  • Honesdale [Wayne County]
  • Bethel [Sullivan County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bethel have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bethel
    • Bethel [Sullivan County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the east of Atco
    • Estimated population in 2018: 4,150 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bethel
  • Callicoon [Sullivan County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Callicoon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Callicoon
    • Callicoon [Sullivan County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Atco
    • Estimated population in 2018: 2,931 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Callicoon
  • Delaware [Sullivan County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Delaware have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Delaware
    • Delaware [Sullivan County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Atco
    • Estimated population in 2018: 2,579 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Delaware
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Highland [Sullivan County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Highland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Highland
      • Highland [Sullivan County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Atco
      • Estimated population in 2018: 2,481 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Highland
    • Lumberland [Sullivan County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lumberland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lumberland
      • Lumberland [Sullivan County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Atco
      • Estimated population in 2018: 2,398 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lumberland
    • Forest City [Susquehanna County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Forest City
      • Forest City [Susquehanna County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the west of Atco
      • Estimated population in 2018: 1,757 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Forest City
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Forest City<5>
    • Tusten [Sullivan County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tusten have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tusten
      • Tusten [Sullivan County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the southeast of Atco
      • Estimated population in 2018: 1,482 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tusten
    • Fremont [Sullivan County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fremont have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fremont
      • Fremont [Sullivan County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the north of Atco
      • Estimated population in 2018: 1,336 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fremont
    • Cochecton [Sullivan County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cochecton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cochecton
      • Cochecton [Sullivan County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Atco
      • Estimated population in 2018: 1,320 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cochecton

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Atco ...

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

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About Wayne County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Wayne County: www.co.wayne.pa.us/

The official website for State of Pennsylvania: https://www.pa.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Pennsylvania's counties, including Wayne, 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 Atco - 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- Atco) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Atco. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.6212, Longitude: -75.0857       In this case, the coordinates for Atco 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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