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Welcome to Aukum ...

Aukum is located in El Dorado County<1>.

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

Aukum is 2,150 feet [655 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Aukum is about ½ mile above sea level.

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

Websites for Aukum ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.eldoradocounty.org/

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Aukum, the following might be of interest:

Communities near Aukum ...

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

  • Placerville [El Dorado County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Placerville
    • Placerville [El Dorado County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the north of Aukum
    • Estimated population in 2019: 11,175 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Placerville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Placerville<5>
  • Ione [Amador County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ione
    • Ione [Amador County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southwest of Aukum
    • Estimated population in 2019: 8,568 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ione
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ione<5>
  • Jackson [Amador County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jackson
    • Jackson [Amador County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the south of Aukum
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,840 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jackson
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jackson<5>
  • Sutter Creek [Amador County]
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    • Plymouth [Amador County]
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      • Plymouth [Amador County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Aukum
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,076 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Plymouth
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Plymouth<5>
    • Amador City [Amador County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Amador City
      • Amador City [Amador County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Aukum
      • Estimated population in 2019: 190 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Amador City
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Amador City<5>
    • Fair Play [El Dorado County]
    • Somerset [El Dorado County]
    • Pleasant Valley [El Dorado County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pleasant Valley
      • Pleasant Valley [El Dorado County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the north of Aukum
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pleasant Valley
    • Volcano [Amador County]

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Aukum ...

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

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About El Dorado County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for El Dorado County: www.co.el-dorado.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 El Dorado, 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 Aukum - 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' (or 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- Aukum) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Aukum. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.5571, Longitude: -120.7266       In this case, the coordinates for Aukum 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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