A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Welcome to Alamitos ...
The location of Alamitos has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
Alamitos is 180 feet [55 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Alamitos lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time
Adding Alamitos to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Alamitos in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Alamitos was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Alamitos on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Alamitos ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two California communities named Alamitos: This one is located in Santa Clara County and the other is located in Los Angeles County.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Alamitos.
Communities near Alamitos ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Alamitos.
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 Alamitos. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Alamitos.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Alamitos. 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 Alamitos.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Alamitos. See our Newspapers Page for Alamitos.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Alamitos ...
Looking for more information about Alamitos? 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 Alamitos, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Alamitos.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Alamitos. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Santa Clara County: www.sccgov.org/
The official website for State of California: https://www.ca.gov/
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This page was last modified: 14 Jun 2021