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Agoura, California

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Welcome to Agoura ...

Agoura is located in Los Angeles County<1>.

Agoura is 920 feet [280 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Telephone area codes for Agoura: (818) & (747)<3>

The ZIP codes for Agoura: 91301, 91376<4>

Adding Agoura 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.

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

In addition, we also found mention of Agoura elsewhere: The earliest map where we found it was on a Shell Oil Road Map for California (1956).

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

Communities near Agoura ...

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

  • Thousand Oaks [Ventura County]
  • Simi Valley [Ventura County]
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    • Simi Valley [Ventura County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the north of Agoura
    • Estimated population in 2019: 125,613 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Simi Valley
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Simi Valley<6>
  • Santa Monica [Los Angeles County]
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    • Santa Monica [Los Angeles County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Agoura
    • Estimated population in 2019: 90,401 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Santa Monica
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Santa Monica<6>
  • Camarillo [Ventura County]
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    • Camarillo [Ventura County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the west of Agoura
    • Estimated population in 2019: 69,888 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Camarillo
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Camarillo<6>
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    • Moorpark [Ventura County]
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      • Moorpark [Ventura County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the northwest of Agoura
      • Estimated population in 2019: 36,375 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Moorpark
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Moorpark<6>
    • San Fernando [Los Angeles County]
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      • San Fernando [Los Angeles County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northeast of Agoura
      • Estimated population in 2019: 24,322 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on San Fernando
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for San Fernando<6>
    • Calabasas [Los Angeles County]
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      • Calabasas [Los Angeles County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the east of Agoura
      • Estimated population in 2019: 23,853 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Calabasas
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Calabasas<6>
    • Malibu [Los Angeles County]
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      • Malibu [Los Angeles County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the south of Agoura
      • Estimated population in 2019: 11,820 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Malibu
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Malibu<6>
    • Westlake Village [Los Angeles County]
    • Hidden Hills [Los Angeles 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 Agoura. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Agoura.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Agoura ...

Looking for more information about Agoura? 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 Agoura, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Agoura.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for California

About Los Angeles County

About California

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of California's counties, including Los Angeles, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Agoura - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Area code (747) is an overlay for area code (818).
<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Agoura). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Agoura or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Agoura) 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 Agoura. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Agoura

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Agoura. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.1432, Longitude: -118.7435    
<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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