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Baker, California
(San Bernardino County)

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Welcome to Baker ...

Baker is located in San Bernardino County.

Baker is 930 feet [283 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Telephone area codes for Baker: (760) and (442)<2>

The ZIP code for Baker: 92309<3>

Communities near Baker ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Baker and not the distance if you drove.<4>.

Community   DirectionDistance
Afton   [Map]     SW   23 miles [37 km]
Cima   [Map]     E   32 miles [51.5 km]
Fort Irwin   [Map]     W   34 miles [54.7 km]
Glasgow - Historic   [Map]     SE   22 miles [35.4 km]
Ibex Springs - Historic   [Map]     NW   39 miles [62.8 km]
Kelso   [Map]     SE   29 miles [46.7 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Baker.

Communities Also Named Baker ...

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

Beyond California, there are 50 communities that are also named Baker - they are located in Alabama, Alaska, Arkansas (4), British Columbia (2), Florida (3), Idaho, Illinois (2), Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky (2), Louisiana, Maryland, Michigan (2), Minnesota (2), Mississippi, Missouri (2), Montana (2), Nebraska, Nevada, New York, North Dakota, Ohio (2), Oklahoma (2), Pennsylvania (2), Tennessee (2), Texas (4), Utah, Washington and West Virginia.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Baker. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • We have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Baker.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Baker:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Baker ...

Looking for more information about Baker? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Baker, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Baker.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' is a very useful tool for people who might be planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Baker. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Baker - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Area code (442) is an overlay for area code (760). For more about area code overlays, please see our Glossary for Baker.

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<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 Baker). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Baker or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that starts in Baker. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Baker) 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 Baker. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Baker

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Baker. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.2654, Longitude: -116.0750     [Map].

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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Baker.