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Welcome to Acme ...

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

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


Acme would have been located within present day San Bernardino County<2>.

The location of Acme has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<3>

While the community is gone, the present day location for Acme is 1,060 feet [323 m] above sea level.<4>.

Time Zone: The area where Acme was located is in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time

The location where Acme once stood is in the (760) & (442)<5> area codes.

Communities Also Named Acme ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 23 communities that are also named Acme - they are located in Alberta, Indiana, Iowa (2), Kansas (2), Louisiana, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, New Mexico, North Carolina (2), Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania (2), Texas (2), Washington, West Virginia and Wyoming.

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

Communities near Acme ...

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

  • Tecopa [Inyo County]
  • Tecopa Hot Springs [Inyo County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tecopa Hot Springs
    • Tecopa Hot Springs [Inyo County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the north of Acme
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tecopa Hot Springs
  • Ibex Springs [San Bernardino County] - Historic
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ibex Springs
    • Ibex Springs [San Bernardino County] was located 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the west of Acme
  • Shoshone [Inyo County]
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    • Calvada Springs [Inyo County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Calvada Springs
      • Calvada Springs [Inyo County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<6> to the northeast of Acme
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Calvada Springs
    • Charleston View [Inyo County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Charleston View
      • Charleston View [Inyo County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<6> to the northeast of Acme
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Charleston View
    • Evelyn [Inyo County] - Historic
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Evelyn have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Evelyn
      • Evelyn [Inyo County] was located 25 miles [40.2 km]<6> to the north of Acme
    • Ashford Mill [Inyo County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ashford Mill
      • Ashford Mill [Inyo County] was located 28 miles [45.1 km]<6> to the west of Acme
    • Pahrump [Nye County]
    • Sandy Valley [Clark County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sandy Valley have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sandy Valley
      • Sandy Valley [Clark County] lies 31 miles [49.9 km]<6> to the east of Acme
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sandy Valley

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

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Acme. 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 Acme.

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in California

About San Bernardino County

About California

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of California: https://www.ca.gov/

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 Acme, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.
<2>If you're interested in how the shape of California's counties, including San Bernardino, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<3>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Acme - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Area code (442) is an overlay for area code (760).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Acme) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Acme. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.7869, Longitude: -116.2009       In this case, the coordinates for Acme have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
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