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Kirkland Junction is located in Yavapai County<1>.

While we don't have a date for the founding of Kirkland Junction, you might get a feel for it by knowing that during our research the earliest mention that we found (so far) was on a map dated 1956.

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

Kirkland Junction is 4,100 feet [1,250 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the elevation of Kirkland Junction is about ¾ mile [or 1¼ km] above sea level.

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

The area code for Kirkland Junction: (928)

Communities near Kirkland Junction ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Kirkland Junction.

  • Prescott
    (16 miles [25.7 km] to the northeast)
  • Kirkland
    (4 miles [6.4 km] to the northwest)
  • Wilhoit
    (5 miles [8 km] to the northeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wilhoit
    • Wilhoit is located in Yavapai County
  • Peeples Valley
    (7 miles [11.3 km] to the southwest)
  • Skull Valley
    (9 miles [14.5 km] to the north)
  • Walnut Grove
    (9 miles [14.5 km] to the southeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Walnut Grove
    • Walnut Grove is located in Yavapai County
  • Glen Ilah
    (11 miles [17.7 km] to the southwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Glen Ilah
    • Glen Ilah is located in Yavapai County
  • Yarnell
    (11 miles [17.7 km] to the southwest)
  • Wagoner ‑ Historic
    (13 miles [20.9 km] to the southeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wagoner
    • Wagoner is located in Yavapai County
  • Palace Station ‑ Historic
    (14 miles [22.5 km] to the east)
    • Note: We haven't been able to verify our GPS coordinates for Palace Station. Although the coordinates have been estimated, they should be in the vicinity.<4>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Palace Station
    • Palace Station is located in Yavapai County

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Kirkland Junction. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Kirkland Junction.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Kirkland Junction. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Kirkland Junction.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Kirkland Junction. See our Newspapers Page for Kirkland Junction.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Kirkland Junction ...

Looking for more information about Kirkland Junction? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

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

Adding Kirkland Junction to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Kirkland Junction in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

From our notes, the earliest published mention we've found for Kirkland Junction was on a map titled Road Map for Arizona (from Shell Oil, 1956).

For more details, see References and Mentions for Kirkland Junction.

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

The official website for Yavapai County:

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Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Arizona's counties, including Yavapai, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Kirkland Junction - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<4>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been given GPS coordinates, but are unable to verify the accuracy of those coordinates. That said, we have some confidence that we have placed the marker near the actual location. A typical reason for being unable to verify a location is that it might be on private property or maybe historic and gone without an obvious trace.


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