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Welcome to Armstrong ...

Armstrong is located in Nevada County<1>.

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

Armstrong is 6,160 feet [1,878 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Armstrong is about 1¼ mile [or ~1¾ km] above sea level.

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

Armstrong is within the (530) area code.

Communities Also Named Armstrong ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two California communities named Armstrong: This one is located in Nevada County and the other is located in San Joaquin County.

Beyond California, there are 36 communities that are also named Armstrong - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, British Columbia, Delaware, Florida, Georgia (2), Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (2), Louisiana, Michigan, Minnesota (2), Missouri, Nebraska, New Jersey, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio (3), Oklahoma, Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Quebec, Texas (3), Virginia, Washington and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Armstrong ...

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

  • Donner [Placer County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Donner have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Donner
    • Donner [Placer County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the west of Armstrong
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Donner
  • Norden [Nevada County]
  • Polaris [Nevada County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Polaris have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Polaris
    • Polaris [Nevada County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the east of Armstrong
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Polaris
  • Soda Springs [Nevada County]
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    • Soda Springs [Placer County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Soda Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Soda Springs
      • Soda Springs [Placer County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the southwest of Armstrong
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Soda Springs
    • Carnelian Bay [Placer County]
    • Kingvale [Nevada County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kingvale
      • Kingvale [Nevada County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the west of Armstrong
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kingvale
    • Lake Forest [Placer County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lake Forest
      • Lake Forest [Placer County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Armstrong
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lake Forest
    • Tahoe Vista [Placer County]
    • Dollar Point [Placer County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dollar Point have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dollar Point
      • Dollar Point [Placer County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Armstrong
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dollar Point

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Armstrong ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Nevada County: www.new.mynevadacounty.com/

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 Nevada, 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 Armstrong - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Armstrong) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Armstrong. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.3282, Longitude: -120.2363       In this case, the coordinates for Armstrong 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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