RoadsideThoughs depends on cookies for its operation. Please refer to our Privacy page for details. By closing this banner or continuing to browse RoadsideThoughts, you agree to the use of cookies.

  RoadsideThoughts
A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Community
Index
State
Index
Province
Index
County
Index
State
Quarters
  Sitemap
     
>> >> >> >>
 
   
 

Vidal Junction, California

Community
Profile
Nearby Census Genealogy
Helper
Cemeteries Tidbits &
Trivia
Local
Newspapers
TripAdvisor
Links
Interactive
Map
Wish
List
Other CA
Communities

 The location of Vidal Junction 

Click for Interactive Map

(position within San Bernardino County, State of California)

Click for Interactive Map
Click here for an interactive map for
Vidal Junction
and the surrounding area.
 
 
 
 
Learn About
The Commemorative
Quarter for
California
 
The Commemorative Quarter for California

Welcome to Vidal Junction ...

Vidal Junction is located in San Bernardino County.

A typical abbreviation for Vidal Junction: Vidal Jct. (or less commonly used: Vidal Jctn.)

Vidal Junction is 930 feet [283 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Note: If you travel east from Vidal Junction (for example, toward Parker (AZ)), you will leave Pacific Time and cross into the Mountain Standard Time Zone (MST). In addition, you will be moving from an area that observes daylight saving time to one that does not.

Telephone area codes for Vidal Junction: (760) & (442)<2>

Communities near Vidal Junction ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you drove it.<3>.

Community   2015<4>
Population
DirectionDistance
Bluewater (AZ)   [Map]   ---   E   17 miles [27.4 km]
Cienega Springs (AZ)   [Map]   ---   E   19 miles [30.6 km]
Parker Strip (AZ)   [Map]   ---   E   21 miles [33.8 km]
Parker (AZ)   [Map]   3,046   E   16 miles [25.7 km]
Poston (AZ)   [Map]   ---   SE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Big River   [Map]   ---   E   12 miles [19.3 km]

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

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 Vidal Junction. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • We have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Vidal Junction.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Vidal Junction ...

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

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) Vidal Junction. 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
Food/Groceries  
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
  Libraries
Fishing/HuntingHospitalsSchools
Hiking/CampingDoctors 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

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.

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of California

About San Bernardino County

About California

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for San Bernardino County: www.sbcounty.gov/

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


The Panormaio photo collection might have pictures for the area around Vidal Junction:

Panoramio.com





Footnotes ...

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

- Return to Citation

<2>Area code (442) is an overlay for area code (760). For more about area code overlays, please see our Glossary for Vidal Junction.

- Return to Citation

<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance that begins in Vidal Junction. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Vidal Junction) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Vidal Junction. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.1886, Longitude: -114.5741     [Map]. The coordinates for Vidal Junction have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

- Return to Citation

<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Vidal Junction.

- Return to Citation

<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

- Return to Citation


For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Vidal Junction.



 
 
 

Community
Profile
Nearby
 
Census
 
Genealogy
Helper
Tidbits &
Trivia
Local
Newspapers
Interactive
Map
Wish
List
Summarized
 
Misc
 
Other   CA
Communities
 
 
 

Home
Page
Sitemap Privacy
Statement
Terms
of Use
Feedback

 
 

Please keep in mind that we can not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of the information on this website, so use with care. We encourage you to double-check the information that is critical to you.

If you've found an error or have additional information that you would like to share, please don't hesitate to write. Click here to contact us.

Copyright 2016
All Rights Reserved
This page was last modified: 27 Sep 2016
By John Hall