Welcome to Applegate ...
Applegate is located in Placer County<1>.
Applegate is 2,000 feet [610 m] above sea level.<2>.
Time Zone: Applegate lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time
The area code for Applegate: (530)
The ZIP code for Applegate: 95703<3>
Communities Also Named Applegate ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 9 communities that are also named Applegate - they are located in Arkansas, Illinois (2), Maryland, Michigan, North Carolina, Oregon, South Dakota and Texas.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Applegate.
Communities near Applegate ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Applegate.
- Rocklin [Placer County]
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rocklin
- Rocklin [Placer County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southwest of Applegate
- Estimated population in 2018: 67,221 people
- Jump to Google Maps centered on Rocklin
- Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rocklin<5>
- Lincoln [Placer County]
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lincoln
- Lincoln [Placer County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southwest of Applegate
- Estimated population in 2018: 47,978 people
- Jump to Google Maps centered on Lincoln
- Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lincoln<5>
- Auburn [Placer County]
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Auburn
- Auburn [Placer County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Applegate
- Estimated population in 2018: 14,103 people
- Jump to Google Maps centered on Auburn
- Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Auburn<5>
- Grass Valley [Nevada County]
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- Loomis [Placer County]
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Loomis
- Loomis [Placer County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Applegate
- Estimated population in 2018: 6,823 people
- Jump to Google Maps centered on Loomis
- Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Loomis<5>
- Nevada City [Nevada County]
- Colfax [Placer County]
- Lake of the Pines [Nevada County]
- Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lake of the Pines have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lake of the Pines
- Lake of the Pines [Nevada County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Applegate
- Jump to Google Maps centered on Lake of the Pines
- Bowman [Placer County]
- North Auburn [Placer County]
- Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North Auburn have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for North Auburn
- North Auburn [Placer County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Applegate
- Jump to Google Maps centered on North Auburn
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 Applegate. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Applegate.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Applegate. 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 Applegate.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Applegate. See our Newspapers Page for Applegate.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Applegate ...
Looking for more information about Applegate? 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 Applegate, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Applegate.
Other Roadside Stops ...
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About Placer County
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Applegate. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Placer County: www.placer.ca.gov/
The official website for State of California: https://www.ca.gov/
|<1>||If you're interested in how the shape of California's counties, including Placer, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.|
|<2>||The elevation is an estimate for the area around Applegate - 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 Applegate). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Applegate 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 drawn from Point A (ie- Applegate) 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 Applegate. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Applegate
Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Applegate. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.0008, Longitude: -120.9920
|<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.|