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The location of Adams Square









Welcome to Adams Square ...

Adams Square is located in Los Angeles County.

The location of Adams Square has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

A typical abbreviation for Adams Square: Adams Sq. (or less commonly used: Adams Sqr.)

See our Genealogy Helper Page for Adams Square for more information about variations on the name of Adams Square.

Adams Square is 500 feet [152 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Communities near Adams Square ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are driving.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Population
DirDistance
Burbank   [Map]   104,834   NW   5 miles [8 km]
Compton   [Map]   97,612   S   16 miles [25.7 km]
Downey   [Map]   113,092   SE   14 miles [22.5 km]
El Monte   [Map]   116,109   E   12 miles [19.3 km]
Inglewood   [Map]   110,598   SW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Los Angeles   [Map]   3,999,759   S   6 miles [9.7 km]

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Adams Square. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Adams Square. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Adams Square.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Adams Square ...

Looking for more information about Adams Square? 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.

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

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

The official website for Los Angeles County: www.lacounty.info/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>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.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Adams Square - 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' (or 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- Adams Square) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Adams Square. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.1336, Longitude: -118.2412     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Adams Square have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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

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