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Welcome to Almanor ...
The location of Almanor has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
Almanor is 4,610 feet [1,405 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Almanor is about ¾ mile [or ~1½ km] above sea level.
Time Zone: Almanor lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time
Almanor lies within the (530) area code.
The ZIP code for Almanor: 95947<4>
Communities near Almanor ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Almanor.
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 Almanor. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Almanor.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Almanor. 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 Almanor.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Almanor. See our Newspapers Page for Almanor.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Almanor ...
Looking for more information about Almanor? 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 Almanor, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Almanor.
Adding Almanor to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Almanor 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 Almanor was on a map titled Road Map for California (from Shell Oil, 1956).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Almanor on our Genealogy Page.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Almanor. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Plumas County: www.countyofplumas.com/
The official website for State of California: https://www.ca.gov/
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This page was last modified: 29 Jun 2022