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Welcome to Armistead ...

Armistead is located in Kern County<1>.

Armistead is 3,060 feet [933 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the altitude of Armistead is about ½ mile above sea level.

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

Communities Also Named Armistead ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 7 communities that are also named Armistead - they are located in Kansas (2), Louisiana (2), Mississippi (2) and Virginia.

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

Communities near Armistead ...

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

  • Ridgecrest [Kern County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ridgecrest
    • Ridgecrest [Kern County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the east of Armistead
    • Estimated population in 2018: 28,940 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ridgecrest
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ridgecrest<4>
  • Inyokern [Kern County]
  • China Lake Acres [Kern County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for China Lake Acres have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for China Lake Acres
    • China Lake Acres [Kern County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Armistead
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on China Lake Acres
  • Garlock [Kern County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Garlock have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Garlock
    • Garlock [Kern County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the southeast of Armistead
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Garlock
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Saltdale [Kern County] - Historic
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saltdale have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saltdale
      • Saltdale [Kern County] was located 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the south of Armistead
    • Cantil [Kern County]
    • China Lake [Kern County]
    • Sageland [Kern County] - Historic
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sageland have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sageland
      • Sageland [Kern County] was located 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the west of Armistead
    • Pearsonville [Inyo County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pearsonville
      • Pearsonville [Inyo County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the north of Armistead
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pearsonville
    • Linnie [Inyo County] - Historic
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Linnie have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Linnie
      • Linnie [Inyo County] was located 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the north of Armistead

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Armistead ...

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

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About Kern County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Kern County: www.co.kern.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 Kern, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Armistead - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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- Armistead) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Armistead. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Armistead

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Armistead. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.5478, Longitude: -117.9277    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>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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