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Welcome to Argus ...

Argus is located in San Bernardino County<1>.

The location of Argus has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Argus is 1,650 feet [503 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Communities Also Named Argus ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Argus - it's located in Pennsylvania.

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

Communities near Argus ...

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

  • Ridgecrest [Kern County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ridgecrest
    • Ridgecrest [Kern County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southwest of Argus
    • Estimated population in 2018: 28,940 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ridgecrest
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ridgecrest<5>
  • Valley Wells [Inyo County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Valley Wells
    • Valley Wells [Inyo County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Argus
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Valley Wells
  • Homewood Canyon - Valley Wells [Inyo County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Homewood Canyon - Valley Wells
    • Homewood Canyon - Valley Wells [Inyo County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the north of Argus
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Homewood Canyon - Valley Wells
  • China Lake [Kern County]
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    • Reilly [Inyo County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Reilly
      • Reilly [Inyo County] was located 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the north of Argus
    • Millspaugh [Inyo County] - Historic
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Millspaugh have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Millspaugh
      • Millspaugh [Inyo County] was located 20 miles [32.2 km]<4> to the north of Argus
    • China Lake Acres [Kern County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for China Lake Acres have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for China Lake Acres
      • China Lake Acres [Kern County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<4> to the west of Argus
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on China Lake Acres
    • Ballarat [Inyo County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ballarat
      • Ballarat [Inyo County] was located 22 miles [35.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Argus
    • Indian Ranch [Inyo County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Indian Ranch
      • Indian Ranch [Inyo County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Argus
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Indian Ranch
    • Junction Ranch [Inyo County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Junction Ranch
      • Junction Ranch [Inyo County] lies 23 miles [37 km]<4> to the north of Argus
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Junction Ranch

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Argus ...

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

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About San Bernardino County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Argus. 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>If you're interested in how the shape of California's counties, including San Bernardino, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Argus - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Argus) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Argus. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.7472, Longitude: -117.3953       In this case, the coordinates for Argus have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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