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Welcome to Diamond ...

So far, we have found very little information about Diamond. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>

We've added Diamond to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Diamond, please Contact Us.




While the community is gone, the present day location for Diamond is 540 feet [165 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: The area where Diamond was located is in the Alaskan Time Zone (AKST/AKDT) and observes daylight saving time

The location where Diamond once stood is in the (907) area code.

Communities near Diamond ...

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.<3>.

Community   DirectionDistance
Lake Minchumina   [Map]     W   42 miles [67.6 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities, please visit the Nearby Page for Diamond.

Communities Also Named Diamond ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 39 communities that are also named Diamond - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, British Columbia, California (3), Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana (2), Iowa (2), Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri (3), Nevada, New York, Nova Scotia, Ohio (2), Oregon, Pennsylvania (2), Quebec, South Dakota, Tennessee, Utah, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia (3) and Wyoming (2).

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Diamond.

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

Search for Local Businesses ...

We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities. Since Diamond no longer exists, the following searches are centered on the area where it would have stood. 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.

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Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Diamond, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Diamond - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance from Diamond. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Diamond) 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 Diamond. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Diamond

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Diamond. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 63.8867, Longitude: -150.9031     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Diamond have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Diamond.