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Welcome to Young ...

Young is located in Gila County.

Young is 5,180 feet [1,579 m] above sea level.<1> In other words, the altitude of Young is about 1 mile [or ~1½ km] above sea level.

Time Zone: Young lies in the Mountain Standard Time Zone (MST) and does not observe daylight saving time

Young is within the (928) area code.

The ZIP code for Young: 85554<2>

Communities near Young ...

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

Community   2014<4>
Bear Flat   [Map]   ---   NW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Christopher Creek   [Map]   ---   N   15 miles [24.1 km]
Forest Lakes   [Map]   ---   NE   18 miles [29 km]
Gisela   [Map]   ---   W   18 miles [29 km]
Grasshopper   [Map]   ---   E   18 miles [29 km]
Jakes Corner   [Map]   ---   W   21 miles [33.8 km]

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

Communities Also Named Young ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 15 communities that are also named Young - they are located in Arkansas, Georgia, Indiana (3), Michigan, Mississippi, North Dakota, Ohio, Oregon, Saskatchewan, Tennessee (2), Texas and West Virginia.

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

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 Young. We make it easy to see a Google satellite image of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Young. 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 Young.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Young ...

Looking for more information about Young? 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.

Looking for more information about Young? 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 Young, 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 Young.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People have found Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when 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) Young. 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.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
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PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
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AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
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Auto RentalChiropractors 
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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.

If you haven't already, you should also register your business through the Bing Business Portal.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Gila County

The Panormaio photo collection may have pictures for the area around Young:

Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Young - 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 Young). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Young 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' distance that stretches from Young. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, private property - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Young) 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 Young. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Young

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Young. The point that we use is located at the coordinates of 34.1015, -110.9530   [Map]. The coordinates we use for Young 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 Young.

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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 Young.


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