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Keremeos, British Columbia

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Welcome to Keremeos ...

The village of Keremeos was established circa 1860.

Keremeos is 1,410 feet [430 m] above sea level.<1>.

Time Zone: Keremeos lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time. The time zone in French: PST- Heure Normale du Pacifique (HNP), PDT- Heure Avancée du Pacifique (HAP).

Area codes for Keremeos: (250) and (778)<2>

The Canadian Postal Code for Keremeos: V0X<3>

Websites for Keremeos ...

Official Website: www.keremeos.com/

Communities near Keremeos ...

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

  • Osoyoos
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Osoyoos
    • Osoyoos lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southeast of Keremeos
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Osoyoos came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<5>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Osoyoos
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Osoyoos<6>
  • Oliver
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oliver
    • Oliver lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the east of Keremeos
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oliver came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<5>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oliver
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oliver<6>
  • Olalla
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Olalla
    • Olalla lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the north of Keremeos
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Olalla came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<5>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Olalla
  • Chopaka
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chopaka
    • Chopaka lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the south of Keremeos
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chopaka came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<5>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chopaka
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Okanagan Falls
    • Hedley
    • Kaleden
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kaleden
      • Kaleden lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Keremeos
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kaleden came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<5>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kaleden
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kaleden<6>
    • Penticton
    • Oroville [Okanogan County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oroville
      • Oroville [Okanogan County] lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<4> to the southeast of Keremeos
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,688 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oroville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oroville<6>
    • Mount Baldy
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mount Baldy
      • Mount Baldy lies 26 miles [41.8 km]<4> to the east of Keremeos
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Baldy

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 Keremeos. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Keremeos.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Keremeos ...

Looking for more information about Keremeos? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Keremeos, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Keremeos.

Adding Keremeos to Our Gazetteer ...

As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.

Our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Keremeos was on a map titled Road Map for British Columbia (from Shell Oil, 1956).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Keremeos on our Genealogy Page.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Keremeos: www.keremeos.com/

The official website for Province of British Columbia: https://www.gov.bc.ca/

Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Keremeos - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<2>Area code (778) is an overlay for area code (250).
<3>The Canadian Postal Code consists of 6 characters, where the first three characters are the 'Forward Sortation Area (FSA)', with the last three characters being the 'Local Delivery Unit (LDU)'. The Canadian Postal Codes were created as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. So keep in mind that any given Postal Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Keremeos). The boundaries of the Postal Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other Postal Codes. When looking for a Postal Code, whether Keremeos or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the Canada Post / Postes Canada.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Keremeos) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Keremeos. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from KeremeosOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Keremeos. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 49.2000, Longitude: -119.8167    
<5>If we have found a location and have questions about the accuracy of our information, we will simply say that the marker is 'in the vicinity'. We are not confident about the location and the position of our marker is only a rough guide. If we have too many doubts about the location, we will not include it in our database.
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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