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Welcome to Axtell ...

Axtell is located in Sanpete County<1>.

Axtell was established in 1870.

Axtell was originally named Willow Creek.

The origin (or the toponymy) of Axtell: Named after Axel Einerson, an early settler in this area.

Axtell is 5,150 feet [1,570 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the altitude of Axtell is about 1 mile [or ~1½ km] above sea level.

Time Zone: Axtell lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time

Axtell lies within the (435) area code.

Communities Also Named Axtell ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 8 communities that are also named Axtell - they are located in Kansas, Kentucky, Missouri, Nebraska, North Carolina, Oregon, Texas and Virginia.

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

Communities near Axtell ...

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

  • Manti [Sanpete County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Manti
    • Manti [Sanpete County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the northeast of Axtell
    • Estimated population in 2018: 3,614 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Manti
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Manti<4>
  • Gunnison [Sanpete County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gunnison
    • Gunnison [Sanpete County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the north of Axtell
    • Estimated population in 2018: 3,536 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gunnison
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gunnison<4>
  • Salina [Sevier County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Salina
    • Salina [Sevier County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the south of Axtell
    • Estimated population in 2018: 2,564 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Salina
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Salina<4>
  • Centerfield [Sanpete County]
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    • Aurora [Sevier County]
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      • Aurora [Sevier County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the southwest of Axtell
      • Estimated population in 2018: 1,049 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Aurora
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Aurora<4>
    • Redmond [Sevier County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Redmond have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Redmond
      • Redmond [Sevier County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the southwest of Axtell
      • Estimated population in 2018: 741 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Redmond
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Redmond<4>
    • Mayfield [Sanpete County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mayfield have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mayfield
      • Mayfield [Sanpete County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the northeast of Axtell
      • Estimated population in 2018: 552 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mayfield
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mayfield<4>
    • Sigurd [Sevier County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sigurd
      • Sigurd [Sevier County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the southwest of Axtell
      • Estimated population in 2018: 439 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sigurd
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sigurd<4>
    • Scipio [Millard County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Scipio
      • Scipio [Millard County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the northwest of Axtell
      • Estimated population in 2018: 329 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Scipio
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Scipio<4>
    • Sterling [Sanpete County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sterling have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sterling
      • Sterling [Sanpete County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Axtell
      • Estimated population in 2018: 315 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sterling
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sterling<4>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Axtell ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Utah

About Sanpete County

About Utah

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Utah: https://www.utah.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Utah's counties, including Sanpete, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Axtell - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Axtell) 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 Axtell. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Axtell

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Axtell. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.0552, Longitude: -111.8251    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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