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U.S. Route 24 marker

U.S. Route 24
Route information
Length 1,540 mi (2,478 km)
Existed 1926–present
Major junctions
West end I-70 / US 6 at Minturn, CO
  I-25 / US 85 / US 87 at Colorado Springs, CO

I-70 at Burlington, CO
I-29 / I-35 / US 71 at Kansas City, MO
I-74 at East Peoria, IL
I-55 near Chenoa, IL
I-65 at Remington, IN
I-69 / I-469 / US 27 / US 30 / US 33 at Fort Wayne, IN

I-94 near Taylor, MI
North end I-75 near Clarkston, MI
States: Colorado, Kansas, Missouri, Illinois, Indiana, Ohio, Michigan
Highway system
United States Numbered Highways
List • Bannered • Divided • Replaced

U.S. Route 24 (US 24) is a United States highway. It was one of the first United States highways of 1926. It originally ran from Pontiac, Michigan, in the east to Kansas City, Missouri, in the west. Today, the highway's northern end is in Independence Township, Michigan. It's at an intersection with I-75. The western end is near Minturn, Colorado.

It's at an intersection with I-70. The highway goes from north–south to east–west in Toledo, Ohio.

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