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Welcome to Buckhorn ...

Buckhorn is located in Ventura County<1>.

While we don't have a date for the founding of Buckhorn, you might consider that their post office opened  in 1900.

Buckhorn is 600 feet [183 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Buckhorn is within the boundaries of the (805) area code.

Communities Also Named Buckhorn ...

Using our Gazetteer, we found that there are 39 communities that are also named Buckhorn - they are located in Alabama (2), Arizona, Arkansas, British Columbia, Colorado, Florida (3), Georgia, Illinois, Iowa, Kentucky (3), Louisiana, Michigan (3), Mississippi, Missouri (2), Nevada, New Mexico, North Carolina (2), Ohio (2), Ontario, Pennsylvania (2), Texas (2), Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin and Wyoming (2).

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

Communities near Buckhorn ...

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

  • Santa Clarita
    (14 miles [22.5 km] to the east)
  • Thousand Oaks
    (16 miles [25.7 km] to the south)
  • Simi Valley
    (9 miles [14.5 km] to the south)
  • Camarillo
    (17 miles [27.4 km] to the southwest)
  • Moorpark
    (9 miles [14.5 km] to the southwest)
  • Santa Paula
    (14 miles [22.5 km] to the west)
  • Agoura Hills
    (17 miles [27.4 km] to the south)
  • Fillmore
    (5 miles [8 km] to the west)
  • Westlake Village
    (17 miles [27.4 km] to the south)
  • Hidden Hills
    (18 miles [29 km] to the southeast)

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Buckhorn ...

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

Adding Buckhorn to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Buckhorn in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

From our notes, the earliest published mention we've found for Buckhorn was in the book titled Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Buckhorn in the book titled .<4> From that list, the Buckhorn post office opened in 1900.

For more details, see References and Mentions for Buckhorn.

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

The official website for Ventura County:

The official website for State of California:

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of California's counties, including Ventura, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Buckhorn - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<4>A copy of their list with background information can be found at:


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