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Welcome to Angels Camp ...

Angels Camp is located in Calaveras County<1>.

While we don't have a date for the establishment of Angels Camp, you might get a feel for its founding by knowing that they incorporated January 24, 1912.

Angels Camp is 1,370 feet [418 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Angels Camp is located in the (209) area code.

The ZIP code for Angels Camp: 95222<3>

Websites for Angels Camp ...

Official Website: www.angelscamp.gov/

Adding Angels Camp to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Angels Camp 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 Angels Camp was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Angels Camp on a map titled Shell Oil Road Map for California (1956).

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

Communities near Angels Camp ...

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

  • Sonora [Tuolumne County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sonora
    • Sonora [Tuolumne County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Angels Camp
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,864 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sonora
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sonora<5>
  • Melones [Calaveras County] - Historic
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Melones
    • Melones [Calaveras County] was located 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Angels Camp
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Melones have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
  • Douglas Flat [Calaveras County]
  • Murphys [Calaveras County]
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    • Tuttletown [Tuolumne County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tuttletown
      • Tuttletown [Tuolumne County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Angels Camp
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tuttletown
    • Columbia [Tuolumne County]
    • Carmen City [Calaveras County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Carmen City
      • Carmen City [Calaveras County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the west of Angels Camp
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Carmen City have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Carmen City
    • Columbia Village [Tuolumne County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Columbia Village
      • Columbia Village [Tuolumne County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the east of Angels Camp
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Columbia Village have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Columbia Village
    • Copperopolis [Calaveras County]
    • Rawhide [Tuolumne County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rawhide
      • Rawhide [Tuolumne County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Angels Camp
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rawhide

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Angels Camp ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of California

About Calaveras County

About California

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Angels Camp: www.angelscamp.gov/

The official website for Calaveras County: www.co.calaveras.ca.us/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of California's counties, including Calaveras, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Angels Camp - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>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 Angels Camp). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Angels Camp or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<4>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- Angels Camp) 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 Angels Camp. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Angels CampOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Angels Camp. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.0683, Longitude: -120.5391    
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<6>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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