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The location of Apollo









Welcome to Apollo ...

Apollo is located in San Bernardino County.

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

Apollo is 3,140 feet [957 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the altitude of Apollo is about ½ mile above sea level.

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

Communities near Apollo ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Apollo and not the distance if driven.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Population
DirDistance
Afton   [Map]   ---   SE   34 miles [54.7 km]
Barstow   [Map]   23,916   S   32 miles [51.5 km]
Copper City   [Map]   ---   W   17 miles [27.4 km]
Daggett   [Map]   ---   S   32 miles [51.5 km]
Fort Irwin   [Map]   ---   SE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Hinkley   [Map]   ---   SW   33 miles [53.1 km]

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

Communities Also Named Apollo ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Apollo - they are located in Georgia, Pennsylvania (2) and Quebec.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Apollo.

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 Apollo. 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 Apollo. 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 Apollo.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Apollo ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for San Bernardino County: www.sbcounty.gov/

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 Apollo - 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Apollo) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Apollo. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.3416, Longitude: -116.8745     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Apollo 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 Apollo.

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