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Riverkern, California

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Welcome to Riverkern ...

Riverkern is located in Kern County.

Riverkern is 2,790 feet [850 m] above sea level.<1> In other words, the elevation of Riverkern is about ½ mile above sea level.

Time Zone: Riverkern lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time

Communities near Riverkern ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you drove.<2>.

Community   DirectionDistance
Alta Sierra   [Map]     SW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Keyesville   [Map]     S   11 miles [17.7 km]
Mountain Mesa   [Map]     S   10 miles [16.1 km]
Panorama Heights   [Map]     W   10 miles [16.1 km]
Poso Park   [Map]     W   10 miles [16.1 km]
Roads End - Historic   [Map]     N   10 miles [16.1 km]

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

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 Riverkern. 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 Riverkern. 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 Riverkern.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Riverkern ...

Looking for more information about Riverkern? 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 Riverkern? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Riverkern, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Riverkern.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' has proven to be a useful tool by people who planned 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) Riverkern. 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
Campgrounds  
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
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PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
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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.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Kern County: www.co.kern.ca.us/

The official website for State of California: www.state.ca.us/







Footnotes ...

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

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance beginning in Riverkern. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Riverkern) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Riverkern. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.7897, Longitude: -118.4470     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Riverkern have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Riverkern.



 
 
 

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